Emilia has been executing private equity investments in the Central European region for the past 14 years. Prior to co-founding ESPIRA, Em’lia was a Head of Czech Republic and Slovakia with PineBridge Investments CEE, a Central European focused private equity firm managing over Û 500 million. Earlier in her career, Em’lia was a member of the investment teams of Benson Oak Capital and Penta Investments. Em’lia has been involved in numerous transactions in a variety of sectors including health care, consumer goods, manufacturing and services. EmiliaÕs track-record encompasses deals ranging from early stage, to control buyouts, buy-and-build and late stage growth capital investments.
Em’lia graduated with honors with an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and holds MasterÕs Degree in Finance from Matej Bel University in Bansk‡ Bystrica Slovakia.