Erik is a co-founder and Managing Partner at Equitin – an investment company focused on developing market leaders in Poland. Erik is a pioneer in private equity in Poland and CEE. He was part of the founding team of Oresa in 1995 and built it into one of the leading private equity firms in the lower mid-market segment. Erik has made more than 25 investments in the region including successes such as Medicover, Trinity, Librus, Intersource and La Fantana.

  • Day 2 – Thursday 10 June
  • 14.00 – 14.50

Business engagement for social change: lessons learnt from social investors and companies

Venture philanthropy and social investment is still at a nascent stage of development in the Central Eastern Europe and Eastern Partnership region. In this session you will hear from social investors and companies already working in these geographies, on their models of support. They will also share their motivation to engage in such activities, as professionals coming from the traditional investment or business space. Watch the session recording