BRAND MINDS accesses investment from EARLY GAME VENTURES to scale the company globally

3 min readNov 24, 2021


BRAND MINDS, The Global Thinkers Business Summit is a Romanian company of premium conferences reaching its 10th edition in 2022.

Current line-up of BRAND MINDS 2022 speakers: Jordan Peterson, Gary Vaynerchuk, Daniel Pink, Whitney Johnson, Jonah Berger, Angela Oguntala and 2 more to be announced soon

Internationally, BRAND MINDS is one of the TOP 5 largest business conferences in Europe, yet the brand has also organized one edition in Singapore, Asia, in 2017.

Successful authors, outstanding researchers, and brilliant business people come to BRAND MINDS conferences every year to provide the most relevant and up-to-date content for professional and personal development.

BRAND MINDS plans to launch a digital platform in 2022, which will interconnect the international business community built around the brand, with the goal and vision of scaling the company globally, having at this point members from over 50 countries.

The founders have big plans for developing the brand on international markets, which they plan to materialize with the support of their new partners from EARLY GAME VENTURES and other private investors.

“I think that BRAND MINDS has a very important role in society, this being to set up standards for values, ethics, and professionalism in business. With each event, we want to bring valuable entrepreneurial inspiration and business education from the most influential global thinkers.”

Avi Cicirean, founder of BRAND MINDS

BRAND MINDS founder Avi Cicirean

“One of the fundamental values ​​of BRAND MINDS is the drive to build a Romanian brand with global impact, and it has never been a better time as it is now, to amplify this impact. It’s a critical moment for the international business ecosystem — companies need support to crystallize the business strategies that will help them adapt to the new economic and innovative context. This is where our role lies. ”

Andrada Borda, Partner and Marketing Manager BRAND MINDS

Andrada Borda, Partner and Marketing Manager

“Brand Minds has established itself on the business events market as a quality standard, becoming the main event of its kind in Central and Eastern Europe. Using our investment, the company will also distribute through digital channels the content generated during the events. This will develop a new source of income and it will allow Brand Minds to facilitate to a wider audience the access to the top speakers that they bring to Romania every year. “

Radu Stoicoviciu, EGV Partner

Radu Stoicoviciu, EGV Partner

Early Game Ventures is a venture capital company investing in startups and businesses that create new industries in emerging markets in Europe.

The partners that contributed to the signing process were DLA Piper, JASILL — Accounting & Business, and VD Law Group.




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