Young Leaders Club – Finance is designed as a center for academic excellence in Eastern Europe and, consequently, we seek faculty who welcome opportunities to challenge participants with new ideas that guide them to higher levels of business performance.

YLC Finance speakers are a mix of academics from world’s leading universities and top investment bankers from Wall-Street and London.


  • Lecturer @ University of Chicago

    Cris Doloc

    Lecturer@ University of Chicago Founder and CEO of FintelligeX Inc. Cris Doloc is a Computational Scientist and an accomplished technology...
  • Managing Director @ Abney Advisory

    Manuel Costescu

    Managing Director Manuel Costescu was recently appointed as a Secretary of State in the Romanian Government, where he is the head of the Department...
  • Lecturer@ University of Chicago

    Lida Doloc

    Lecturer@ University of Chicago Vice President – Quantitative Risk Management @ Option Clearing Corporation, Chicago   Lida has spent the...
  • Fund Manager @ IntrepidGem

    Caius Rapanu

    Fund Manager @ IntrepidGem With over 20 years of experience in international capital markets, Caius is a seasoned finance professional. A MS...
  • Executive Director, Goldman Sachs

    Mihai Danila

    Executive Director, Goldman Sachs Mihai is an Executive Director with Goldman Sachs, covering multi-billion transactions across Europe and...