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Olga Afanasyeva

About Olga Afanasyeva

Olga Afanasyeva is Executive Director of the Ukrainian Venture Capital and Private Equity Asscoaition (UVCA). She has got PhD degree on Finance at the Ukrainian banking academy of the National Bank of Ukraine, had been studying at University of Applied Sciences of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Academy of Capital Market Leaders at the Lesław A. Paga Foundation (Poland). She is a member of EU Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum Working Group “Economic Integration & Convergence with EU Policies", author of more then 50 scientific papers, researches, and three books in finance, investment and banking.

Ukrainian Start-up Projects Recognised in the International Market but Still More Investors Needed

Startup Diversity Teamwork Brainstorming Meeting Concept

Ukraine is already one of the top IT outsourcing destinations in Europe, and a prolific source of start-ups which are attracting more and more attention from global investors. However, the market remains undercapitalised compared to other European countries. The blossoming Ukrainian technology sector has triggered the advent of new companies that are developing their products based on great ideas and high performance in their technological implementation. What is needed now is a bridge between Ukrainian and global investment as well as start-up ecosystems that will match investors and Ukrainian entrepreneurs. Continue reading Ukrainian Start-up Projects Recognised in the International Market but Still More Investors Needed