The second edition of AR&IR Forum will take place on May 28th, 2020, ONLINE.

Half a day of conference focused on bringing to light “Winning Perspectives: How to rebuild the economy” , a new way of governance through which to deal with the new economic reality.

The event is dedicated to the companies active on the Romanian market, interested in applying best practices of corporate and economic governance, performance in the communication with investors, transparency and responsibility in the community in which they operate.

Over 20 local and international speakers, top managers of the largest Romanian companies, specialists in finance, communication and business administration will discuss the lessons learned in recent weeks and their vision for the future. The event represents an unique opportunity to find out the latest updates on the financial market sentiment and what is next.

Join us for an event designed to create value added for all participants.



TimeslotAgenda item
09.30 – 09.35

New trends and instruments in communicating with investors and main stakeholders

Daniela Șerban, President, ARIR

09.35 – 10.15

Winning Perspectives: How we rebuild the economy

Daniela Nicolescu, State Secretary
Ministry of Economy, Energy and the Business Environment
Adrian Tănase, CEO, Bucharest Stock Exchange

10.15 – 11.15

Panel discussion: How Corporate Governance saved business. Connecting Boards to Investor Relations priorities.

Introductory remarks – Corporate Governance beyond the COVID-19 crisis – assessing the key risks and redefining the priorities, Răzvan Butucaru, Partner, Financial Services & Advisory Leader, Mazars Romania.
DOWNLOAD the presentation: Corporate Governance beyond COVID-19 crisis -Assessing Key Risks and redefining the priorities

Alexandru Stânean, CEO, TeraPlast
Corina Popescu, CEO, Electrica
Marian Năstase, Chairman BoD, ALRO
Mircea Preda, Head of International Relations & EU Affairs, Nuclearelectrica
Mihaela Nădășan, Deputy CEO FI & Financial Markets, Banca Transilvania

Moderator: Răzvan Butucaru, Partner, Financial Services & Advisory Leader, Mazars Romania.
Moderator: Narcisa Oprea, Partner, Schoenherr & Associates

11.15 -12.15

Panel discussion: Attracting finance and adapting to the new legal framework

Andreia Stanciu, Head of ACCA South-Eastern Europe
DOWNLOAD the presentation: Inside Business impact & responses ACCA Global Survey

Diana Ispas, Partner, Bondoc & Assoc, Lawyer
DOWNLOAD the presentation: Companies Financing in Covid-19 times

Sergiu Negut, Serial Business Angel

Moderator: Daniela Șerban, President, ARIR

12.15 – 12.45

Panel discussion: How can Boards add value during periods of abrupt change and discontinuity?

Prof. Andrew Kakabadse, Chair Envisia Business School, Chair Henley Business School Forum
Corneliu Bodea, President Romanian Energy Center (CRE) & CEO ADREM

12:45 – 13.30

Panel discussion: The value added of adopting responsible business principles
Launching Responsible business guidelines

Gaetano Casale, Managing Partner, Innova Project Consulting
Mihaela Croitoru, Managing Partner, Innova Project Consulting
Vlad Popa, Senior Partner, Avocatnet.ro
Alexandru Tarța, Econosofia

Moderator: Daniela Șerban, President, ARIR

13:30 – 13.45

Updates on the legislative process and the impact on businesses

Dorian Mihai, Public Policy Expert, Issue Monitoring

13.45 – 14.05

The European Single Electronic Format (ESEF) impacting listing companies

Olivier Cornet, Director of Invoke UK

DOWNLOAD the presentation: The European Single Electronic Format impacting Listed Companies
14.05 – 14.25

Fireside on meeting Investors expectations in a volatile environment

Amani Korayeim, Director, EMEA – II Research, Institutional Investor

Moderator: Daniela Șerban, President, ARIR

14.25 – 14.30

Daniela Șerban, President, ARIRvv