The Company is advised by New Europe Capital SRL, based in Bucharest. The Investment Team has a strong track record of advising on investments in Romania, Serbia, Bulgaria and neighbouring countries (the “Target Region”) and has the required combination of financial background and local knowledge necessary to source, structure, negotiate, and dispose of private equity investments as well as to identify undervalued investments on stock exchanges of the Target Region. The Advisory Team have been active in Romania since 1997, in Bulgaria since 2001, and in Serbia since 2007.


Investment Team

Ion Florescu

Mr. Florescu  has over 23 years’ experience in M&A, direct investing and private equity, most of which in S E Europe. Ion started his career at Schroders (now part of Citigroup) in the City of London and then joined Charterhouse Bank (now part of HSBC). In 1995 he moved to Romania to head the investment bank Capital S.A., which was set up by Wasserstein Perella, the EBRD, AMP, and a group of Romanian investors. Ion has led various restructuring programmes at Romanian and Bulgarian companies. He is now the Chairman of Policolor and Orgachim. A British and Romanian citizen, Ion was educated at Harrow School and Cambridge University. Ion is fluent in Romanian, English, French and Italian and has co-authored a CBI book entitled Making a success of JV’s in Eastern Europe


Cornelia Oancea

Cornelia Oancea has worked with the investment team from 1998 when she joined Capital S.A. as an equity analyst.  As a senior investment officer, she has been closely involved in a number of restructurings and exits. Currently she sits on the boards of  Mamaia Resort Hotels, Policolor and Orgachim. Cornelia graduated from the Bucharest Academy for Economic Studies (ASE) and speaks fluent Romanian and English. She is a founding member of CFA Romania, a CFA Charterholder since 2002, and a member of AIMR since 2001.


Anca Olivia Moraru

Anca Olivia Moraru joined the investment team in July 2006 as an analyst. Previously, she worked as an equity analyst for two Romanian brokerage houses. Currently she sits on the board of Mamaia Resort Hotels She graduated from the Bucharest Academy for Economic Studies (ASE) and speaks fluent Romanian and English. She is a CFA charterholder and a member of CFA Institute since September 2009.