Startups in Ukraine: before the take off (part 1)

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Our Bogdan Zhukevych visited Ukraine lately to take part in Seedstars CEE and Kyiv Tech Hub. Check out his insights and comments on Ukrainian ecosystem in his medium.com blogpost. 
Brain drain vs Brain circulation.

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Black Pearls VC Venture Partner Marcin Zagórski‘s Q&A on how should Poland catch up with the Nordics, Germany and the UK in terms of innovative economy. 
Satellite data is the "new oil". 5 reasons why.

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Our downstream space sector expert Wojciech Drewczyński has blogged lately about satellite data industry, stating that satellite data is the “new oil”. Definitely worth checking out.
Time to get out of the playground

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“Venture funding into Central & Eastern Europe is on the rise. But the region needs more than capital to excel.” – writes Ewa Treitz in her medium.com blogpost focusing on CEE region’s ecosystem properties, chances, and the need of greater connection to the global ecosystem.
Black Pearls VC's Marcin P. Kowalik enters Kauffmann Fellows Class 22

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As it is still quite young, Polish innovations and VC industry needs knowledge, good practices and worldwide network to keep up the global pace and use its great potential. We decided that the cradle of the industry is the best place to get them from. Palo Alto, California, Kauffman Fellows – Class 22. That’s where our Marcin P. Kowalik spent a week of his time in June. Our Managing Partner is actually the second Black Pearls VC team member to take part in the Program, as Ewa Treitz succesfully completed her course last year.
Welcoming Piotr Pągowski as new Venture Partner

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When Black Pearls VC is expanding the team – it usually comes to the big names. We are proud to announce that Piotr Pągowski has joined us recently as a Venture Partner. Piotr will strenghten our potential in the field of innovative IT projects development, bringing elite expertise and experience that he has gained at Intel, Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard on international level. His assets will complement Black Pearls VC international expansion strategy.    
Attracting talents from Kiev to Gdansk

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We are here to direct Polish startups down the path of their development, assists them until they achieve a global-scale success. With a view to continuous improvement, we too must expand our team’s strength in international relations. Meet Bogdan from Ukraine, who has just recently won his place in our crew with a praiseworthy talent and determination.
Black Pearls VC Venture Partner Ewa Treitz's research on CVC

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As part of the two-year Kauffmann Fellows program, Ewa Treitz investigated the topic of entrepreneurs´ satisfaction with corporate venturing in Western Europe and USA. This is a highly relevant topic as the CVC trend picks up in CEE.
New Venture Partner and Investment Director onboard.

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Black Pearls VC is pleased to share this news with you. After months of talks and meetings we can officially announce that Ewa Treitz and Maciej Skórkiewicz joined our team.
Exit strategies — some pro tips for startups.

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Maciek Skórkiewicz shared some of his thoughts on exit strategies and why startup founders should consider them before they start fundraising. Check his latest medium.com post. 
Startups in Ukraine: before the take off (part 1)

ago

Our Bogdan Zhukevych visited Ukraine lately to take part in Seedstars CEE and Kyiv Tech Hub. Check out his insights and comments on Ukrainian ecosystem in his medium.com blogpost. 
Brain drain vs Brain circulation.

ago

Black Pearls VC Venture Partner Marcin Zagórski‘s Q&A on how should Poland catch up with the Nordics, Germany and the UK in terms of innovative economy. 
Satellite data is the "new oil". 5 reasons why.

ago

Our downstream space sector expert Wojciech Drewczyński has blogged lately about satellite data industry, stating that satellite data is the “new oil”. Definitely worth checking out.
Time to get out of the playground

ago

“Venture funding into Central & Eastern Europe is on the rise. But the region needs more than capital to excel.” – writes Ewa Treitz in her medium.com blogpost focusing on CEE region’s ecosystem properties, chances, and the need of greater connection to the global ecosystem.
Black Pearls VC's Marcin P. Kowalik enters Kauffmann Fellows Class 22

ago

As it is still quite young, Polish innovations and VC industry needs knowledge, good practices and worldwide network to keep up the global pace and use its great potential. We decided that the cradle of the industry is the best place to get them from. Palo Alto, California, Kauffman Fellows – Class 22. That’s where our Marcin P. Kowalik spent a week of his time in June. Our Managing Partner is actually the second Black Pearls VC team member to take part in the Program, as Ewa Treitz succesfully completed her course last year.
Welcoming Piotr Pągowski as new Venture Partner

ago

When Black Pearls VC is expanding the team – it usually comes to the big names. We are proud to announce that Piotr Pągowski has joined us recently as a Venture Partner. Piotr will strenghten our potential in the field of innovative IT projects development, bringing elite expertise and experience that he has gained at Intel, Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard on international level. His assets will complement Black Pearls VC international expansion strategy.    
Attracting talents from Kiev to Gdansk

ago

We are here to direct Polish startups down the path of their development, assists them until they achieve a global-scale success. With a view to continuous improvement, we too must expand our team’s strength in international relations. Meet Bogdan from Ukraine, who has just recently won his place in our crew with a praiseworthy talent and determination.
Black Pearls VC Venture Partner Ewa Treitz's research on CVC

ago

As part of the two-year Kauffmann Fellows program, Ewa Treitz investigated the topic of entrepreneurs´ satisfaction with corporate venturing in Western Europe and USA. This is a highly relevant topic as the CVC trend picks up in CEE.
New Venture Partner and Investment Director onboard.

ago

Black Pearls VC is pleased to share this news with you. After months of talks and meetings we can officially announce that Ewa Treitz and Maciej Skórkiewicz joined our team.