Head of Growth Capital and Innovation Finance Division EIB
Hristo is the Head of Growth Capital and Innovation Finance Division within the European Investment Bank (EIB). In this role, Hristo oversees all venture debt operations of the EIB as well as various equity co-investment products deployed in partnership with private funds and strategic investors. He is currently managing a team of 30 professionals investing on average EUR 1.0bn in equity risk operations mainly across the EU countries. Prior to joining the EIB, Hristo worked in leverage finance and capital market positions in Europe and North America. Hristo holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Schulich School of Business, York University, Canada.