Andrew Wrobel

November 1, 2022
Sustainable Impact: Net Zero Future50 with José Miguel Salazar Hernández

José Miguel Salazar Hernández, ESG Hub Manager at PwC CEE, speaks with Andrew Wrobel, about the report’s key findings, the impact start-ups make on the environment, the most active investment hubs and some of the solutions the top 50 start-ups offer.

October 18, 2022
Sustainable Impact: Media for growth with Diana Florescu

Diana Florescu, CEO of mediaforgrowth, a global network of media for growth funds, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about how start-ups can benefit from media for growth investment.  

October 4, 2022
Sustainable Impact: Sustainable living with JLL’s Steffen Walvius

Steffen Walvius, head of sustainability services for Central and Eastern Europe at JLL, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about how much time and effort it will take to decarbonise the built environment globally and what specifically needs to be done to address the issue. 

September 20, 2022
Success and Failure: Lawyering up with LegalAid’s Sona Salimli Alasgarova

Sona Salimli Alasgarova, the founder and managing director at LegalAid, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about disrupting the Azerbaijani legal sector, serving those who need legal advice, and setting up a new law firm in her mid-twenties.  

September 6, 2022
Sustainable Impact: Blue Economy with Andrius Sutnikas

Andrius Sutnikas, coordinator of the Lithuanian Maritime Cluster at the Klaipėda Science and Technology Park, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about the challenges the blue economy currently faces, and some innovative solutions bringing more sustainable development to the maritime industry and offsetting climate change.

August 9, 2022
Sustainable Impact: It’s now or never with WWF’s Andreas Beckmann

Andreas Beckmann, CEO of WWF in Central and Eastern Europe, spoke with Andrew Wrobel about the consequences of inaction to protect the environment and the biosphere in the region on people’s lives, supply chains, and economies

July 12, 2022
Sustainable Impact: Financing ESG with KPMG’s István Szabó

István Szabó, director at KPMG Budapest, who has been leading the sustainability practice in Central and Eastern Europe for one and a half years now, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about the standards bond issuers need to meet, about available sources of financing ESG (environmental, social governance) and about placing sustainability...

June 28, 2022
Success and Failure: Soaking up the Sun with WeDoSolar’s Karolina AttspodinaSustainable Impact:

Karolina Attspodina, the start-up’s CEO and co-founder, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about the solution, helping to raise awareness about climate change and its impact on our everyday lives, enabling a large group of consumers to contribute to reducing their carbon footprint.

June 14, 2022
Sustainable Impact: Automation for good with UiPath’s Andreea BaciuSustainable Impact:

Andreea Baciu, Chief Culture Officer at UiPath, the first Romanian unicorn and a global software automation company, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about automation for good and about people being at the heart of automation both as enablers and beneficiaries.  

May 31, 2022
Success and Failure: Personal Finance with FinqUP’s Dime Galapchev 

Dime Galapchev, the founder and CEO of FinqUP, a portfolio management app that is scheduled for launch in September 2022, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about democratising and decentralising portfolio management. 

May 17, 2022
Sustainable Impact: ESG awareness with Professor Bolesław Rok

Social and governance factors are still not treated seriously enough. One of the reasons is that they are less measurable than environmental impact, according to Professor Bolesław Rok, an expert on sustainability management, the circular economy, values-driven transformation, and sustainable entrepreneurship. 

April 19, 2022
Success and Failure: Web3 with MVP Workshop’s Ivan Bjelajac

Ivan Bjelajac, a serial entrepreneur, one of the founders and the CEO of MVP Workshop, speaks with Andrew Wrobel about the future of blockchain technology. They also speak about his earlier experience in building Devana Technologies – one of the most successful Serbian tech companies whose solutions were acquired by GoDaddy,...