Co-Founder & CEO
Stefan is an active member in the Romanian society of entrepreneurs and has continuously been involved in funding both, startups and civic projects that better the community and grow accessibility to knowledge.
He has more than 15 years expertize in finance and has developed from scratch Extra Finance, one of the largest and most profitable and the only non-bank lender in Romania to issue loans to SME, Real Estate, Consumer, Online and Warrants. He has grown the company's assets from 200.000 to 15.000.000 euros and has developed it as a greenfield investment.
He also turned around SIRA in just 3 years from a business that was going bankrupt to a successful business and then a profitable exit.SIRA is one of Romania’s first asset management companies. Stefan grew in just 6 months, pushed by a new vision and his personal touch, SIRA’s assets from 500.000 Euro to 9.000.000 Euro.
He believes in the power of technology and CrowdingLab its just the natural path in using his knowledge and experience in opening market opportunities that were until now only available for institutions, to public investors.