The Ukraine-Luxembourg Business Club & the LPEA will host TechUkraine for a short presentation on tech investment opportunities in Ukraine. This event is dedicated to LPEA member and especially the VC community. Nataly Veremeeva CEO of TechUkraine and Iryna Volnytska President of SET University will present the initiative.
Ukraine is in the top 30 ecosystems globally according to Startup Ecosystem Rankings 2020 by StartupBlink, still in the top 50 in 2021 despite the war showing great resilience of all stakeholders.
More informations on TechUkraine HERE.
The event will take place at the LPEA – 12 rue Erasme, L-1468 Luxembourg.
Nataly Veremeeva CEO, TechUkraine
Nataly started her career in IT in 2005, first on Sales positions in IT Outsourcing companies and since 2014 she started building IT communities: Clubs of CEOs of IT companies. In 2017 she took this passion of setting cooperation between companies to the next level and became the CEO of Kyiv IT Cluster. In 2018 Nataly was invited to lead the creation of the ICT Export Strategy for the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade and managed to gather, unite and coordinate over 150 stakeholders, who were giving their inputs to the strategy. In 2019 she became the director of TechUkraine, the platform that aims at systematic development of UA Tech Ecosystem and since then launched a number of initiatives, that help to fill the existing gaps in UA Tech. The key initiative is the portal TechUkraine.org, which aims at promoting the UA Tech sector and Ukrainian Startups abroad. Ecosystems, interconnections of players and institutes, interdependence of one element over another, competition vs cooperation are the Nataly’s key areas to focus on for more then 7 years for now.
Iryna Volnytska, President of SET University
Iryna Volnytska is a President of SET University. For more than 10 years, she managed tech teams in executive and C-level positions. Iryna has launched deep-tech companies like Betlab as a CEO, building teams of 300+ people. Iryna Volnytska launched SET University as its President and a co-founding team member in December 2021. In less than a year, eight months during the war in Ukraine, SET University provided free access to education online, supported Ukrainian startups and the tech ecosystem and raised funds for humanitarian aid. Together with the Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine and partners like Google for Startups and Startup Wise Guys, Iryna also launched a number of initiatives to foster an innovative economy and entrepreneurship for the recovery and growth of Ukraine.