TMA Europe East European Conference 2018

Date & Time Wednesday 21 February, 2018    |   2:30 pm  -  9:00 pm
VenueThe National Bank of Romania, 25 Lipscani Street, 030031 Bucharest 3, Romania, Romania

Building on the momentum of the past four conferences, which brought together turnaround professionals from across Europe, The National Bank of Romania hosted the 2018 East European Conference in their beautiful premises.

This event explored new horizons in the industry and effective ways to turnaround businesses, restructure loans and add value, with the ultimate goal of saving jobs and re-establishing public trust in Central and Eastern Europe.


1430 Registration open/informal networking
1500 Welcome from The National Bank of Romania
Valentin Lazea, Chief Economist, National Bank of Romania
1505 Welcome from TMA Global
Milly Chow, President, TMA Global
1520 Opening keynote: CEO Panel
Roxana Manole, CEO, Polisano Pharmaceuticals
Adrian Minuta, CEO, Bravo Europa
Claudiu Negrisan, Group CFO, ABBC Group BV
Marius Puiu, Board Member, Blue Air
Catalin Nichifor, President, TMA Romania – moderatorThe session will address the issues various companies have faced to successfully turnaround or reshape their business, assuring a positive result during challenging circumstances. 
1605 Break
1620 Panel 1 – Regional Trends & Opportunities
Chanda DeLong, Senior Counsel, International Monetary Fund
Florian Klimscha, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Matthew Quade, Managing Director, BM&T European Restructuring Solutions
Dr Lukas Fecker, Founder & CEO, Innovation Brain and VP International, TMA Global – moderator
1700 Break
1715 Panel 2 – Economic Outlook for Eastern Europe
Dan Bucsa, Chief CEE Economist, Unicredit Bank AG
Andrei Radulescu, Chief Economist, Banca Transilvania
Valentin Voinescu, Partner, NNDKP
Catalin Nichifor, President, TMA Romania – moderator
1755 Closing remarks: Dr Lukas Fecker
1800-1900 Networking Reception
Hosted by The National Bank of Romania
1900 onwards Networking Drinks at the Hilton Garden Inn
Hosted by TMA Romania
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