16:30 - 17:30
Special Guest Speaker
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HP Capital Partners
will be presenting on
Creating Vibrant Entrepreneurial Economies in CEE and Asia
Short Bio of Speaker:
As Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of HP Capital Partners, Jovanka Porsche draws on years of experience in international investment banking and finance as well as corporate management and restructuring.
Having studied economics and business administration, followed by post-graduate work in communications, Ms. Porsche spent a number of years working for a leading Asian investment bank. She advised numerous multinationals as well as small and medium-sized enterprises on foreign market strategies. She also secured joint venture partners, formed partnerships, and was involved in several IPOs throughout Asia.
During the Asian crisis, Ms. Porsche bought a media company is Singapore, which led to a new career as an investor herself. She is also committed to furthering entrepreneurship.
She acts as European Representative of the China Federation of Industrial Economics (CFIE) and the China Council for Industrial Environmental protection (CIEP).
She also is a member of the Young Leaders Forum of the Quandt Foundation. an active business angel investor, and sits on various advisory boards