INVESTORS AT EMERGE

Get access to the most promising startups and key ecosystem players from the whole New East region
(Eastern Europe, the Balkans, and Central Asia)
MEET OUR INVESTOR NETWORK
Join renowned VCs, business-angels and accelerators from different countries united by EMERGE
ANDREW GERSHFELD
Menlo Park, US
YURY MELNICHEK
Minsk, Belarus
Founder,
Bulba Ventures, AIMATTER, Maps.me
ALEXANDER CHEKAN
Minsk, Belarus
Partner,
Haxus
Andrei Avsievich
Minsk, Belarus
Founder, GP,
Bulba Ventures
ALMAS ABULCHAIROV
Moscow, Russia
Head of Analytics,
Funcubator
MACIEJ BALSEWICZ
Warsaw, Poland
Founder,
bvalue.vc
CHRIS BROWN
New York, US / Moscow, RU
Entrepreneur in Residence,
500 Startups
GYTENIS GALKIS
Vilnius, Lithuania
Founder & Member of the Board,
Lithuanian Business Angel Network
JEAN-BAPTISTE DAGUENÉ
Vilnius, Lithuania
Partner,
Evergrowth & 70Ventures
RUNE THEILL
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Co-founder & CEO,
Rockstart
Pavel Bogdanov
Silicon Valley, CA, USA
General Partner,
Almaz Capital
ALEKSANDER MOKRECKI
Warsaw, Poland
Investment Director,
StarFinder Capital Fund
STANISLAV IVANOV
Tallinn, Estonia
Founding Partner,
Tera Ventures
VITALY LAPTENOK
Kyiv, Ukraine
NIKOLAI ORESHKIN
San Francisco, US
Managing Partner,
Elysium Venture Capital
DMITRY FILATOV
Moscow, Russia
CYRIL GOLUB
Minsk, Belarus
Member of the Board,
Angels Band
Olga Dorofeeva
Kaliningrad, Russia
Managing Partner,
SmartHub
Diana Lace
Riga, Latvia
Investment and Operations Director,
Overkill Ventures
Alexey Sidorov
Budapest, Hungary
Investment Associate,
Flashpoint VC
Krzysztof Grochowski
Warsaw, Poland
Managing Partner, Simpact VC
Kirill Polikarpov
Moscow, Russia
CEO | Admitad Belarus, Head of Marketing,
Admitad Invest
Rustem Akishbekov
Vienna, Austria
Partner,
Arkley VC
Piotr Wasowski
Warsaw, Poland & Hong Kong
Founder & CEO,
ArkleyBrinc VC
Alexey Menn
Moscow, Russia
Managing partner,
Begin Capital Partners
Victor Zakharchenko
Moscow, Russia
Managing Partner,
FunCubator
Alex Zhigarev
Vienna, Austria / Moscow, Russia
Partner,
Speedinvest
Oleksandr Komarevych
Milan, Italy
Business Analyst,
LVenture Group
Daniel Hastik
Prague, Czech Republic
Konstantin Gnyp
Berlin, Germany / Moscow, Russia
Senior Analyst,
Runa Capital
Maksim Shekhovtsov
Managing partner,
Genezis Capital
Konstantin Sinushin
Sergey Bogdanov
Kamila Chmielewska
Warsaw, Poland
Startup Support & Program Coordinator,
Huge Thing (by SpeedUp Group)
Aieti Kukava
Tbilisi, Georgia
Dmitrij Sosunov
Vilnius, Lithuania
Ilya Inozemtsev
Moscow, Russia
Executive Manager, FunCubator
Bas Godska
Amsterdam Area, Netherlands
Founder, General Partner, Acrobator Ventures
Irina Hliabovich
Minsk, Belarus
Business Angel

STARTUPS AT EMERGE

  • has received from 0 to €1 million in funding to date
  • develops a global product
  • has a working prototype
  • has some first traction (e.g. paying customers, downloads, signups etc)
At EMERGE 2019, we had 120+ selected startups represented at the Startup Alley and 50 shortlisted teams pitching at EMERGE CHALLENGE.

Teams are selected based on the following criteria:
INVESTOR PASS
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Access shortlisted startups, pre-seed to round A stage, various domains & schedule 1-on-1 meetings with them;
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Meet other angels to build syndicates or join angel associations, local accelerators to discover new ventures;
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Connect with potential LPs (we bring large companies, family offices and institutions from all the continent),
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Get invited to networking receptions with key players from the New East region.
EXTRA BENEFITS
With Investor Pass you can enjoy invite-only events & access to startups from the New East
3 June 2019,
Invite-only side event
Ecosystem Day
Bridge-building event for key ecosystem players like innovation hubs, tech parks, accelerators and startups communities from Central and Eastern Europe, Balkans, Batlics and Central Asia.
4–5 June 2019,
Conference program
EMERGE CHALLENGE
Startup pitching competition with teams coming from all over the New East region. Fintech, edtech, SaaS platforms, ML and Blockchain-based products and many other innovative solutions to invest in.
5 June 2019,
Conference program
Corp Lab
Best practices on corporate innovation, intrapreneurship and launching corporate accelerators
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Get in touch with us and our team will offer you exclusive opportunities to develop innovation pipeline