Innovations in Credit Guarantee Schemes: a way to success

OTS Presentations

Zagreb, 15/16 October 2015

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Theoretical input on innovation processes in companies: How to innovate companies

Boris Golob, Director of the Science and Technology Park of the University of Rijeka (Step Ri), Croatia

The role of COSME in promoting access to finance for SMEs – Policy objectives and design of the debt instrument

Astrid Bartels, Policy Officer, COSME Financial Instruments, Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, European Commission


Innovative products of guarantee institutions: The bank’s perspective

Daniela Roguljic Novak, Member of the Management Board, Zagrebacka Banka (ZABA)


Presentation of the results of the survey among AECM-members

Audrius Zabotka, Member of the Board of Directors of AECM with the responsibility for the Operational Training Sessions, Director General, INVEGA, Lithuania



Sales and CRM: New software platform for credit guarantee institutions

Arturo Liguori, New Product Development, Galileo Network, Italy


Innovative procedures: The French experience

Michel Cottet, Managing Director, SIAGI, France


Innovative products: A debt fund plus guarantee institution

Jaime de Rábago, Secretary General, CESGAR


Innovation procedures – Slovene Enterprise Fund

Maja Tomanič Vidovič, Director, Slovene Enterprise Fund, Slovenia

Innovative products: New guarantee program for SMEs from the agricultural sector

Christian Günther, EU-Representative, VDB, Germany


The Banking Charter: initiatives of the banking sector and the Walloon region for improving access to finance for SMEs 

Clarisse Vincent, Analyst, Guarantees and Co-financing Department, Sowalfin, Belgium

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