Mon, Oct 4, 2021, 3:00 PM (EEST)

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About this event

Digital financial services are essential for your company’s growth. The importance of digital transformation in the financial sector is to overcome the time-consuming and complex onboarding processes with simple and digital solutions, available also for SMEs and for those under-served companies. By using cutting-edge technologies, Invoice Cash Group has developed an online funding platform and an alternative data analytics tool, aiming to ease the access to funding for SMEs and to accelerate digital financial inclusion. We invite you to participate on 4th of October to an interesting discussion about digital finance and to explore how smart technologies can promote financial inclusion.

Agenda of the event

🎙️ Moderator: Răzvan Sofalca, Corporate Manager at Otto Broker

  • 15:00 - 15:05 Opening and Welcome words

🎙️  Christophe Angely – Board member and shareholder

  • 15:05 - 15:10 Company Presentation

🎙️  Bogdan Patriniche – Founder and CEO

  • 15:10 - 15:35 Panel I – Financial Inclusion

🎙️  Cristian Nacu – Senior Country Officer at IFC

🎙️  Ersida Docaj – Senior Banker at EBRD

🎙️  Christophe Angely - Board member and shareholder

🎙️  Stefan Buciuc – CEO at BCR Social Finance

🎙️ Mihai Chipirliu, CFA – Head of Risk Analysis at Euler Hermes

  • 15:35-15:45: Q&A
  • 15:45 - 16:05 Panel II – The future of the finance industry!

🎙️  Serban Popescu - Manager and Pre-Sales Technical Consultant at UiPath

🎙️  Mihael Mihaylov – Co-Founder at IRIS Solutions

  • 16:05-16:15: Q&A
  • 16:15 - 16:35 Panel III – Data Analytics

🎙️  Coralia Zotic – Senior Data Scientist at Invoice Cash Group

🎙️ Mihai Roman – PhD Professor at Faculty of Cybernetics & Statistics, ASE Bucharest

  • 16:35-16:45: Q&A
  • 16:45 - 16:55 Panel IV – SMEs view - the struggle to get funding & the neo banks role

The event will be LIVE on Facebook, on the Startup Grind Bucharest page.

About Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Month

This month Startup Grind is celebrating DEI month, presented with SVB and supported by Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs. DEI stands for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; 31 days to emphasize the importance of diversity across our global startup ecosystem, and what it means to all of us. We are so excited to take this time to recognize and amplify the voices of leaders in our globally diverse communities, providing a platform for those that may not have been heard previously.

In addition to this event, you can also view Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Month events taking place across our global startup community here or register for our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit here.


Invoice Cash Group

The Invoice Cash Group Factoring Platform brings a fully digital, modern and innovative financing solution for SMEs. ICG addresses the lack of liquidity for SMEs through a modern and scalable IT infrastructure, which is user friendly, transparent and operational 24/7, 365 days.



  • Răzvan Sofalca

    Răzvan Sofalca

    Otto Broker

    Corporate Manager

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  • Bogdan Patriniche

    Bogdan Patriniche

    Invoice Cash Group

    Founder & CEO

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  • Dani Dumitrescu

    Dani Dumitrescu

    Startup Grind Bucharest Chapter

    Chapter Director

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  • Diana Dumitrescu

    Diana Dumitrescu

    Startup Grind Bucharest


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