Ciprian Nicolae (CVI) joins BR’s Start-ups vs. Scale-ups roundtable

Newsroom 24/05/2019 | 12:15

Ciprian Nicolae (Principal responsible for CEE investments, CVI) will be a speaker at BR’s Start-ups vs. Scale-ups roundtable event, taking place on June 13, between 9 AM – 11:30 AM, at 58 Stirbei Voda Street (5th floor). 

Ciprian Nicolae is Principal responsible for investments in the CEE at polish investment firm CVI, the largest corporate debt investor in the region. CVI is a private debt manager, based in Warsaw, Poland. Since its establishment in 2011, CVI has closed over 500 corporate debt transactions in 9 European countries, with a total estimated value of EUR 8,4 billion. CVI currently has over EUR 1.2 billion assets under management out of which estimated EUR 1 billion is invested in private debt in the region.

The company plans to double that amount no later than by 2024. In Romania, CVI has been present since 2017 and has so far conducted 3 transactions – in Impact, One United Properties as well as Aaylex Group. The company has dedicated 200 million euros for investments in Romania in the course of next two years and is actively looking for players from the SME sector that are in the need of debt financing.

Read our interview with Ciprian Nicolae: Polish CVI ready to invest EUR 200 million in Romanian firms but struggles to find attractive businesses

BR’s Start-ups vs. Scale-ups 2019 is meant to bring international know-how and good practices to Romanian start-ups and scale-ups, from legal experts, investment funds and successful start-uppers and scale-uppers.

Mission and vision: to help build, feed and support start-uppers and scale-uppers. BR & Schoenherr intend to offer the start-ups and scale-ups communities legal and funding advice as well as success stories from local entrepreneurs, so that they can reach their business goals.

This is why we’re going to put these topics under the spotlight. We will be discussing things like:

  • What to consider when you’re looking to raise funds
  • Tips and tricks for startups & scale-ups in protecting copyrights, patents, and trademarks
  • Be ready for an exit
  • Employee incentive programs
  • (legal) Pitfalls for start-ups & scale-ups
  • Venture capital transactions
  • Corporate venture capital
  • Shareholding schemes

Register at and get free entry at our event (valid only with prior confirmation from our team) and find out what makes start-ups and scale-ups succeed!

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