• Klecha&co-events

The New Paradigm

How geopolitical & technology scenarios are changing our lives

When

Thursday 23 March 2017

From 7.30pm Registration from 7.00pm

Where

Boscolo Milano

C.so Matteotti 4/6 Milano

For more information contact us at events@klecha-co.com or call us at +39 02 80 29 29 1

The New Paradigm

7.00pm

Registration

7.30pm

Welcome addresses

Stéphane Klecha, Managing Partner Klecha & Co.

7.40pm

Luka Oreskovic, Fellow at Harvard University
Luka is a fellow at Harvard Institute for Quantitative Social Science and co-chaired the Center for European Studies’ business and government in Emerging Europe seminar with Harvard Business School professors. He leads investment activities in CEE for Spitzberg Partners, an investment and advisory firm chaired by Karl Theodor zu Guttenberg.

Government Experience
Luka previously served on the economic council of the President of Croatia, advised the European Council on Foreign Relations as well as the Lithuanian and Slovenian government on energy state owned enterprise management and privatization.

Newspaper/Contributions
Published and cited by: Financial Times, The Economist, Foreign Policy, The Moscow Times, Huffington Post, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, South China Morning Post, Roubini Global Economics, Times of India, Sky News, European Energy Review, Deloitte Special Reports, London School of Economics, World Politics Review, UN Chronicle, Harvard Political Review, Credit Suisse, Center for European Policy Analysis, Brookings Institution etc.

8.00pm

Paraag Amin, Technology Equity Research Analyst
Paraag has worked in equities across the buy-side and sell-side for over 16 years, in the global technology sector.
He started his career at Goldman Sachs Asset Management at the height of the dotcom bubble and has worked for Citigroup, RBS Global Markets, Credit Suisse and latterly Peel Hunt.

Enterpreneurial Experience
Paraag has also founded two start-ups applying analytics to lifestyle and loyalty, StyleCard and Echoco.

StyleCard was a luxury fashion and lifestyle content platform connecting retailers and consumers through leading-edge technology, as well as providing data capture and analytics.

Echoco offers a white label employee / customer offers platform alongside a mobile marketing campaign and digital loyalty card tool to businesses of any size, enabling data and user behaviour capture.

8.20pm

Kathleen Clark, International Board-level IT experience
Experienced Board-level professional with extensive understanding of IT Services, software and technology space for global markets.
Track record in early stage and well-established publicly listed companies.

Kathleen Clark Bracco serves on the Board of Sopra Steria Group ($2bn software and IT services company).
She is also a Vice-Chairman of the Board of Axway ($500m software company).
She chairs the Selection, Ethics and Governance Committees of both companies and is a member of the Compensation Committees.

A Silicon Valley native and incurable Francophile, Kathleen has lived in Paris, France since 1998.

8.40pm

Closing Remarks

Networking cocktail and music to follow

For more information contact us at events@klecha-co.com or call us at +39 02 80 29 29 1