BDO Covid-19 Webinar: Impact on the Investment Market
19 April 2020
On April 16 BDO Latvia organized a moderated online discussion with a selected panel of leading investors from Canada and Latvia in order to discuss the COVID-19 outbreak’s potential impact on the investment market, and investors views how enterprises can deal with the emerging economic situation.
Webinar full record.
BDO has invited panel guests representing a various types of investors to share their opinions with broader audience on what investors are looking for in clients in the current environment. The international investment fund industry was represented by Benn Mikula, Co-CEO of the Canada-based fund Cordiant Capital, focusing on investments in emerging markets, including the Baltic States. The local PE industry was represented by Normunds Igolnieks, the CEO of one of the leading PE funds in Latvia, ZGI. The Banking industry was represented by Viktors Bolbats, CEO of Baltic International Bank, and Arturs Geisari, the founder of the lending platform Monify, who gave a fresh view on the different borrower needs and critical success factors. The panel members included also Corporate Finance director of BDO Latvia - Karlis Babulis.
The panel discussion was moderated by Council Member of BDO Latvia – Torben Pedersen.