July 19, 2017 – Monaco Growth Forums by Andreea Porcelli is excited to announce their Keynote Speakers for their Summer Edition on July 24th-26th at the Riviera Marriott Hotel La Porte de Monaco. This exclusive three-day event will allow top emerging growth companies and established institutional investors, and industry professionals, the unique opportunity to network with one another. Take a look at our Keynote Speakers:
ANDREA DE MICHELI, CEO and Founder
CASTA DIVA GROUP
Andrea Di Micheli is an entrepreneur, event organizer, author, and producer of feature films, television programs, and digital communication projects. As the co-founder and CEO of Casta Diva Group, a business entertainment, and production firm, he has worked with over 100 of the world’s top brands in more than 30 countries. Through his advertising, film and television program production company, Casta Diva Pictures, he has worked with notable film stars such as Spike Lee, Martin Scorsese, John Landis, Ermanno Olmi, Peppuccio Tornatore, Gabriele Salvatores, Paolo Sorrentino and many others.
VITTORIO GRIMALDI, International Portfolio Manager
SPEECH TOPIC: “Growth Investing vis-a-vis Value Investing: Coincidentia Oppositorum”
Vittorio Grimaldi is a Senior International Portfolio Manager and Board Member at CGM, Compagnie De Gestion Monegasque in Montecarlo. Backed by a long and successful history in multi-asset fund management, Grimaldi is consistently recognized for his achievement in the area of growth investing in international markets.
ANGEL VERSETTI, CEO and Founder
Angel Versetti is the CEO & Co-Founder of Ambrosus, the world’s first blockchain ecosystem for the food sector. Combining high-tech sensors, blockchain protocol, and smart contracts, Ambrosus is building the world’s first publicly verifiable and community-driven ecosystem to assure the quality, safety, and origins of food. It leverages the blockchain technology to transform and automotise global food supply chains and create new opportunities for global food commerce and commodities trading.
IAN SOSSO, Founder & Managing Partner
MONTE CARLO CAPITAL
SPEECH TOPIC: “The Valley of Death Funding Gap: An Opportunity for Super Angels to fund the best startups around the world.”
Ian founded Monte Carlo Capital in 2009 with a view to investing in the most promising early-stage companies with the best teams and disruptive businesses. Over the years he has developed an impressive eco-system of co-investors and advisors which allow Monte Carlo Capital to have access to a significant proprietary deal flow. Ian believes that deal flow, deep due diligence, and active participation are the key drivers of success for business angels. Ian is invested in Europe, Asia and North America in tech as well as life sciences businesses and sits on the boards of numerous companies.
About Monaco Growth Forums by Andreea Porcelli Ltd.
Monaco Growth Forums (MGF) is an exclusive, invitation-only conference highlighting growth companies seeking capital and/or greater exposure. Andreea Porcelli, MGF founder, and president, has more than 20 years’ experience as an international investment banker, finding investors for small cap companies on a world scale. She and her team select, by invitation-only, companies seeking international investor exposure to present and then socialize over three days with institutional fund managers, private asset managers, high-net-worth individuals, and industry-related sponsors and foundations—all of whom are also exclusively invited to match MFG’s highly selective criteria.www.monacogrowthforums.com