Evgeny Angelov has been an Economic Advisor to the President of the Republic of Bulgaria
since January 2012. His efforts are directed at raising the competitiveness of Bulgarian
companies, promoting energy efficiency, strengthening the innovation ecosystem and
improving the business environment. He is also the Chairman of the Bulgarian Venture
From the summer of 2009 until the end of 2011, Mr. Angelov held the position of Deputy
Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism. Concurrently, he was the Head of the Investment
Board of JEREMIE Bulgaria, a €350mm Holding Fund, which provides equity and debt financing
to start-ups and SME's.Between 2011 and 2014, he was Bulgaria's SME Envoy to the European
Evgeny Angelov holds an MBA degree from Harvard Business School and a BA degree from
London Guildhall University.
Ivaylo is one of the founders of Eleven, the most active early stage venture capital firm
in Europe, which has invested in more than 100 startups during the last three years.
With more than 15 years of venture capital and private equity experience, he is always
looking for original ideas and enjoys skiing and windsurfing in his free time.
Lyubomir Minchev is the founder and CEO of Group Telelink Holdings B.V. Telelink is a leading
system integration company in South – East Europe with considerable expertise in the
development of wireless network, system integration as well as security and automation
systems. The customers of the company are the largest telecoms, enterprises and government
Lyubomir holds an Executive MBA degree from INSEAD, a BA/ MBA degree from Suffolk University
and has started his higher education in the American University in Bulgaria.
Todor Breshkov is one of the Managing Partners of LAUNCHub, the most active seed fund supporting
promising entrepreneurs and digital startups in South East Europe.
Todor has a substantial banking experience and his professional expertise varies within the areas
of Business Management, Finance, Business Development, VC and entrepreneurship.
Todor is a founder and Chairman of the Board of Bulgarian Real Estate Fund (BREF), one of the
largest listed real estate funds in Bulgaria. He has been a Managing Director of one of the
largest brokerage and corporate finance boutiques in Bulgaria - First Financial Brokerage House
(2001 - 2009) and also a Member of the Board of Directors of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange - Sofia
(2003 - 2009). Todor was a Member of Supervisory Board (2003 - 2011) and member of the Audit
committee of First Investment Bank EUR 3 bln in assets. He likes all types of outdoor activities,
i.e. not to be in the office.