Marian Bocek

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BornMay 1982 (age 39)
NationalityBritish
CitizenshipUnited Kingdom
Education
  • BA in Economics
  • MSc in Finance
Alma mater
  • Oberlin College
  • University of Cambridge
Occupation
  • Entrepreneur
  • Venture capitalist
  • Philanthropist
OrganizationIPM Group, InoBat Auto
TitleCo-founder

Marian Bocek (born May 1982) is a European entrepreneur, venture capitalist and philanthropist. He co-founded asset management company IPM Group and InoBat Auto, an integrated R&D and battery production company.

Education

Bocek attended the grammar school in Ruzomberok, Slovakia and Austintown Fitch High School in the US before continuing his studies at Oberlin College[1], where he earned his BA in Economics, and the University of Cambridge,[2] where he was awarded an MSc in Finance.

Career

Bocek began his career at Lehman Brothers, in global mergers and acquisitions and investment banking. Prior to co-founding IPM Group, he was a director[3] of InfraMed Infrastructure, a Paris-based emerging market private equity infrastructure fund, backed by the European Investment Bank, Caisse des Depots and Cassa Depositi e Prestiti.

He frequently returns to the University of Cambridge as a lecturer and event panelist on investments in private equity, clean tech and renewable energy. Bocek is a guest speaker for FutureNow,[4] a non-profit event platform in Central Europe.

Philanthropy

Bocek is a co-founder of the Give Back Education (GBE) Foundation,[5] which provides scholarships to talented, underprivileged students from Central Europe, giving them the opportunity to study for one year at a high school in the United States as a pathway to gaining quality university education at leading international academic institutions in Western Europe and United States.

In the media

           

References

  1. "European Graduates; Oberlin College, Cleveland/Akron, Ohio Area". Oberlin College Graduate Names.
  2. "European Graduates; University of CamBridge". University of Cambridge Graduates.
  3. "Inframed Press Conference". Inframed News. Retrieved 4 April 2012.
  4. "FutureNow Speakers".
  5. "Meet the team". GBE Foundation. Retrieved 8 July 2020.

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