Vic van Vuuren
After completing a law degree Victor started his working career at the South African Department of Justice as a public prosecutor and magistrate.  Thereafter he moved into the private sector as a corporate legal advisor and human resources director at executive level in large corporates. Victor later helped establish a unified South African business federation,...
Paweł Borys
Paweł Borys – President of the Management Board of The Polish Development Fund Paweł Borys is a leading Polish manager with long term experience in the capital market, banking and economic policy. He serves as the President of the Management Board of the Polish Development Fund with over €17bn in assets and close to €4bn...
Grzegorz Zieliński
Grzegorz Zieliński, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Regional Director, Head of Central Europe and the Baltics. He heads the Bank’s Resident Office in Warsaw and oversees all operations of EBRD in Central Europe and the Baltic States. Mr Zieliński joined EBRD in 1998, from Ernst & Young, and became a banker in the Power,...
Syed Husain Quadri
Mr. Syed Husain Quadri is a global development practitioner, currently heading the Division responsible for the development of Country Strategies of the 57-Member Countries of the largest development organization of the OIC region, the AAA-rated Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDB). In addition, he is the focal point for the provision of advisory services and technical...
Robin Roberts Krieger
Robin Roberts Krieger is the owner of RRK Resources, a strategic business development firm that specializes in organizational development, strategic thinking and economic development. Clients include Oklahoma City University School of Law and the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. Prior, she was Vice President of Business & Industry Training and Economic Development for Oklahoma...
Stan Just
Executive Producer at Spokko / Board Member of PGA and EGDF Warsaw, Masovian District, Poland Summary Passionate gamer working as an Executive Producer for Spokko (aCD PROJEKT company) and a Board Member of the Polish GamesAssociation and European Game Developers Federation.I graduated in Psychology from Jagiellonian University and ExecutiveMBA from UQAM/WSE. Since 2010 I worked...
Borys Musielak
Entrepreneur turned investor. Co-founder and managing Partner atSMOK Ventures – seed stage VC fund investing up to €1M Warsaw, Masovian District, Poland Summary Engineer turned Entrepreneur turned Investor. Geek. Film buff.Basketball fan. I’m a founder and partner at SMOK Ventures where we fund earlystage startup founders (checks from €50k to €2M) based in Polandbut with...
Mike Pfister
Mike Pfister is a Senior Advisor at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), where he leads regional investment policy and promotion programmes. His professional career spans from the German Development Institute, through private sector consulting groups, and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. More recently, Mike was the Head of Programmes...
Wissam Kadi
Wissam Kadi is a UN SDG advocate with a proven track record of activating global ecosystems through high-impact initiatives involving industry, government, international organizations, and academia. He is known for his powerful drive for accelerating impact through collaboration and co-creation with purpose-driven partners. Wissam is currently leading several sustainability, youth, and diversity & inclusion initiatives...
Krzysztof Senger
Krzysztof Senger has over 12 years of experience in international business, as well as in investment finance and project management. He studied International Business at the Poznan University of Economics and acquired a doctoral degree at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, specialising in issues relating to economy and development policy. When working in consulting...