EBAN president Paulo Andrez will visit EstBAN
Mr Paulo Andrez will meet and share his views on angel investing and most recent trends in European early stage market with EstBAN members & friends during EstBAN Coffee Morning. His agenda consists also business lunch with the members of EstBAN management board to discuss further cooperation with EBAN for years 2014-2020. In the afternoon mr Paulo Andrez will have meeting with the representatives of Ministry of Economics & Communication, Kredex, Enterprise Estonia and Estonian Development Fund on how to facilitate angel investments in Estonia and what are the key issues in designing public co-investment vehicle with business angels.
Paulo Andrez is an angel investor. He has chaired (2010-2012) the EBAN Research Committee, which produced the first EBAN Co-Investment and Tax Breaks reports. Paulo Andrez was chairman of the World Business Angels Leaders Forum that decided to create the World Business Angel Association, and participated under FNABA scope in the design of the first Business Angel co-investment fund in Portugal. In 2010 he also participated in the design and implementation of the first Business Angels Tax Break in Portugal. Paulo Andrez has a background as serial entrepreneur and has created several companies in areas like IT software, training, real estate and industrial resins. In 2000 he participated as entrepreneur in the IPO in Euronext, of Novabase, the largest national IT provider in Portugal, with more than 1900 employees, working in 33 countries and from then he became business angel, helping entrepreneurs to achieve results. He is an IT Engineer and has a MBA from Nova University in Lisbon.
We believe that mr Paulo Andrez' visit to Estonia is a great kick starter for fabulous initiative such as forthcoming European Business Angels Week!