Capital Raising Alternatives for Agricultural Projects – the Fourth MEETING ROOM Conference by PASHA Bank


On December 6th in Radisson Blu Iveria Hotel, PASHA Bank hosted its fourth business conference in the scope of MEETING ROOM with the topic being “Capital Raising Alternatives for Agricultural Projects”.

MEETING ROOM brought together interested parties from public and private sectors to discuss major issues concerning the agricultural project management in Georgia. The MEETING ROOM covered, among others, the following topics: overview of the agribusiness development in Georgia, capital raising options, insurance tools for the sector, specific considerations for financing agro-projects etc.

The presentations were delivered by following speakers:

Giorgi Jibladze – Deputy Director, Agriculture Projects Management Agency
Giorgi Danelia - Head of Investment Department, CIO, Partnership Fund
Ani Kobalia - Associate Director, Agriculture & Logistics, Georgian Co-Investment Fund
Zviad Kajaia - Head of Business Development Department, PASHA Bank
Vladimir Gugushvili – Partner/CEO, Georgia’s Natural

The meeting was moderated by George Sharashidze, General Manager of Georgia Today Group.

“Today we have gathered again under the auspices of the MEETING ROOM to discuss the major issues concerning the implementation of agricultural projects in Georgia. Since 2013 we have been engaging with a wide range of sectors in Georgia with agribusiness being one of our major areas of interest. We hope that this conference was interesting and informative for current and prospective investors in this field.“– said Goga Japaridze, CCO, Member of the Board of Directors at PASHA Bank.

MEETING ROOM is a project initiated by PASHA Bank - a cycle of business conferences that aims to bring together participants from various industries providing a platform for sharing ideas and best practices as it relates to raising the capital for a wide range of business sectors.