In November, 2015 CEED Moldova officially launched its CEED CEO Club, a unique platform with programs for entrepreneurs and managers to provide new contacts and potential customers/ partners, and expand the horizons of knowledge, new solutions and opportunities. The kick-off event brought together over 80 local entrepreneurs and managers representing various industries including IT, tourism, retail, services, design and production.

The event was opened by Mr. Valeriu Lazar, chairman of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Moldova and moderated by Mr. Anatolie Palade, country director of CEED Moldova, who also presented the activities of the club. The event featured speakers who shared their experience on different topics:

  • Mr. Dorin Recean, CEO of  Performa: “The strategy paradox”
  • Mrs. Otilia Dragutanu, Founder/Director of Berlizzo Group: “How to manage your own limits”
  • Mr. Serge Zanoaga, Founder of Umbrela Studio: “Exit Management”
  • Mr. Richard Simioniuc, Business Trainer & Coacher: “Project management – a solution or not?”

The event was followed by a networking session where participants socialized, exchange their opinions about the event and got to know each others businesses.