About the event

The event addressed the country's most important sectors and industries from the angle of their potential to help drive the economy forward in a sustainable manner, while also took into account the most critical social aspects that pose an increasing threat to Romania's capability of staying competitive.

The first session focused on competitiveness and investments as drivers for economic growth and sustainability. The second session presented the insights and challenges regarding the scoring methodology developed by Ernst & Young, followed by the top 300 companies revealing.

The two sessions of the event where more than 200 leaders in various industries participated and shared opinions, aimed at launching a challenge to Romanian business environment by addressing up-to-date topics such as the competitiveness at the country level and economic sectors.

We are looking forward meeting you at the Major Companies in Romania event in 2013!


Nenad Pacek
Founder and President
Global Success Advisors
Alexis Karklins Marchay
Partner - Emerging Markets Center Co-Leader
Ernst & Young
Dragos Neacsu
Erste Asset Management
Sorin Mindrutescu
General Manager
Oracle Romania
Mariana Gheorghe
CEO & President of the Executive Board
OMV Petrom
Bogdan Preda
Communication consultant
Florin Vasilica
Partner and Transaction Advisory Leader
Ernst & Young Romania
Cristian Sporis
Vice President
Raiffeisen Bank Romania
Razvan Olteanu
Chief Commercial Officer
Lars Wiechen
Executive Director, Transaction Advisory Services
Ernst & Young
Carmen Neagu
Region Executive South East Europe
GE Energy
Iñaki Berroeta
Vodafone Romania
Bogdan Ion
Country Managing Partner
Ernst & Young Romania
Dumitru Ion
General Manager
Steven van Groningen
President & CEO
Raiffeisen Bank