Rossen Ivanov joins the board of BESCO - The Bulgarian Entrepreneurial Association
Rossen Ivanov, Managing Partner of BlackPeak Capital, has been appointed as a board member of BESCO - The Bulgarian Entrepreneurial Association.
BESCO is a non-governmental organization that plays a crucial role in connecting entrepreneurs, private and institutional investors, the government, and various stakeholders within the innovation industry. As a bridge-builder, BESCO actively fosters collaboration, growth, and development in Bulgaria's entrepreneurial ecosystem.
BESCO has set forth an ambitious agenda, with a pipeline of policies aimed at propelling Bulgaria's innovation landscape forward. These initiatives include:
🔹 Changing Bulgaria's corporate law to allow for more flexible share ownership.
🔹 Improving Bulgaria's capabilities to attract Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
🔹 Enabling pension funds to invest in alternative assets, expanding investment opportunities.
🔹 Creating incentives to encourage angel investing in promising startups.
🔹 Facilitating speedier liquidation procedures for smoother business operations.
🔹 Enabling option pools for employees, promoting equity participation.
🔹 Facilitating technology transfer, fostering innovation and knowledge sharing.
Rossen brings to BESCO more than 20 years of invaluable experience and in-depth knowledge of the investment industry. His expertise and strategic insights will undoubtedly contribute to the organization’s mission of driving positive change and enabling growth in Bulgaria's entrepreneurial ecosystem.