ONE WEEK TO GO Moldova - Romania: Capital Bridges in Bucharest on 13 September

Moldova - Romania: Capital Bridges forum in Bucharest

The event will be streamed live. You can watch the event from 14:00 Chisinau time at the following addresses in both English and Romanian.

English language live stream

Romanian language live stream

Maib in association with Bursa de Valori Bucuresti in partnership with WOOD & Co. and Raiffeisen Bank International and supported by the Government of The Republic of MoldovaAmCham Romania and Romanian Business Leaders is pleased to invite you to Moldova - Romania: Capital Bridges 2022 forum on Tuesday 13 September 2022 at JW Marriott Hotel Bucharest.

Format: Hybrid In-Person/Virtual

Date: Tuesday 13 September 2022

Time: 14.00 - 19.00 (registration starts at 13:00)

Venue: JW Marriott Hotel Bucharest


Event Agenda

14.00-15.00 Opening remarks (introduction by Mr Giorgi Shagidze, CEO maib)

  • Mr Nicolae Ciucă, Prime Minister of Romania
  • Mrs Natalia Gavrilita, Prime Minister of Moldova
  • Mrs Odille Renaud-Basso, President, EBRD (online address)
  • Mr Nicu Marcu, President, ASF
  • Mr Radu Hanga, Chairman, Bursa de Valori Bucuresti

15.05-15.30 Fireside Chat with the Prime Minister of Moldova Mrs Natalia Gavrilita. Moderated by Mrs Raffaella Tenconi, Senior Economist, WOOD&Co.

15.30-16.10 Panel 1: Moldova – Newest EU Candidate Country

  • Mr Janis Mazeiks, EU Ambassador to Moldova
  • Mr Dumitru Alaiba, MP, Head of Parliamentary Committee on Budget and Economy, Moldova
  • Mr Vytautas Plunksnis, Head of Private Equity, Invalda INVL, EU investor in Moldova
  • Mr Vasile Tofan, Senior Partner, Horizon Capital
    Moderated by Mrs Mariana Rufa, CEO of European Business Association Moldova

16.20-17.10 Panel 2: Economic Challenges of Today: Uncertainty and Opportunities for Moldovan Economy

  • Mrs Angela Sax, EBRD Head of Moldova Office
  • Mrs Andreia Radu, IFC Regional Business Leader
  • Mr Iurie Turcanu, Deputy Prime Minister, Digitalisation
  • Mr Alberto Carlei, Head of EIB Office, Moldova
  • Moderated by Mrs Raffaella Tenconi, Senior Economist, WOOD&Co.

17.20-18.00 Panel 3: Doing Business in Moldova: Participants’ View

  • Mr Giorgi Shagidze CEO maib
  • Mr Bogdan Plesuvescu, CEO Victoriabank Group Banca Transilvania
  • Mr Eugen Comendant, Purcari COO
  • Mr Bogdan Spuză, CEO of OTP Moldova
    Moderated by Mrs Bayan Carter, Associate Director, EBRD

Closing remark by Mr Adrian Tanase, CEO BVB, followed by Moldovan wine tasting organized by Purcari.

To express your interest in participating please follow this link

Registration for physical participation closes on Thursday 8 September.

For any questions about the event please contact maib Investor Relations. We look forward to seeing you at Romanian Moldovan Capital Bridges 2022!