“CEE M&A Awards” (CEEMA) is a black-tie seated gala event being held March 22 in the newly remodeled Hemisphere lounge in the Warsaw InterContinental Hotel, Warsaw, Poland.

The “CEE M&A Awards” is hosted by the “M&A Director Magazine” “CEO Manufacturing Magazine” & “EuropaProperty” The CEE M&A Awards is the only awards ceremony to recognize and honour excellence in the CEE region’s investment sector. The awards will be presented to investors, companies and individuals who have demonstrated the best overall performance during the past year as well as to highlight investment transactions for 2017.
ATTENDING: The CEEMA gala has 200 senior decision makers from the most active PE, VC and M&A companies operating or looking to enter Poland and the CEE region.
The Program: The gala evening starts at 18:30 with opening cocktails, 5 star gala dinner and awards presentation, then late night networking and entertainment.

Nomination process: There are no costs involved in the nomination process and nominations will be accepted starting December 2, 2016. Nominations are submitted in December & January by the nominees and sent to the jury for initial vote one month before the awards then the evening before the awards gala the jury meets for a final vote. All votes are calculated by our audit company EY and presented the next evening during the gala dinner.

Criteria: Investors should be active in the CEE region. All deals eligible for an award need to be completed from 2017. Nominations will be marked against a range of criteria including: Investment Objectives/Final Outcome/Performance/Experience/Knowledge of Sector/Communication with Partners/Reputation and Compliance.

Independent Jury: Our jury is made up of over thirty PE, VC and M&A professionals operating in the region.

  • CEE/SEE regions covered
  • CEE: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Ukraine NEE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Kaliningrad
  • SEE: Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Georgia, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
  • Audit – a professional audit company will calculate and audit the final vote. The winners will be announced the following evening at the gala awards event.

For more information contact Craig Smith at craig@ceemaawards.com

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