Endeavor Bulgaria celebrated its 1st anniversary and hosted a networking event on December 1st at the International Center of UniCredit Bulbank. The event brought together 100+ members of the local network, including Endeavor entrepreneurs, Board Members, mentors, and partners. A short presentation highlighted the milestones Endeavor Bulgaria achieved in its 1st year and celebrated the contribution of its main stakeholders.
The event coincided with the introduction of the new Managing Director of Endeavor Bulgaria – Momchil Vassilev, who has extensive managerial and business development experience, having worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers and Via Group, and who is also an entrepreneur in his own right.
Two Endeavor Entrepreneurs – Lyubomir Yanchev, CEO at MClimate and Venelin Dimitrov, CEO at SoftGroup – emphasized the impact Endeavor Bulgaria has had on their companies and the Bulgarian entrepreneurship ecosystem as a whole.
Two Board Members, Ivo Evgeniev, Co-Founder of Rosslyn Capital, and Nedelcho Spassov, General Manager at Easy Asset Management, spoke about the launch of the organization and its first steps.
The introductory presentation and speeches set the stage for multiple engaging discussions during the networking event. Some of the special guests included Levon Hampartzoumian (CEO at UniCredit Bulbank), Sasha Bezuhanova (Founder of MOVE.BG, and Plamen Russev (Founder of Webit). Three of Telerik‘s Co-founders – Boyko Iaramov, Svetozar Georgiev, and Endeavor Board Member Vassil Terziev – also attended the event.
Endeavor Bulgaria would like to express gratitude to UniCredit Bulbank for its generous hospitality as well as OpreMedia for the impeccable organization of the event.
See more photos of the event here.