EIB / Head of Division for Growth Capital and Innovation Finance
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. Hristo manages a pan-European team investing approximately EUR 500m-1.0bn per annum in innovative, venture-backed business across the continent. Prior to joining the EIB, Hristo worked in leverage finance and capital market positions in Europe and North America.