- Topic:Maximizing “Profit” in a Non-profit Organization
- Speaker:Milda Dargužaitė, Lithuania
- Occupation:Managing Director of Invest Lithuania
- About speaker:Milda Darguzaite is the Managing Director of Invest Lithuania. Prior to joining this agency, Ms Darguzaite spent 17 years in the United States of America. During the last 7 years in the US, she worked as Vice President and Co-head of the Strategic Asset Allocation Team at Goldman Sachs, the global investment banking and securities firm, in New York.
Before joining Goldman Sachs, Ms Darguzaite worked as Analyst in the Financial Institutions Group of the Investment Banking Division at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (now Credit Suisse First Boston, New York, U.S.) where she advised banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions on merger, acquisition, financing and other transactions.
Ms Darguzaite acquired her BA in Mathematics and Economics from Middlebury College (Vermont, USA) and an MSE degree in Operations Research and Financial Engineering from Princeton University (New Jersey, USA).
Prior to being appointed as Managing Director of Invest Lithuania, Ms Darguzaite was the Advisor to the Minister of Economy and was responsible for creating and administering state financing instruments aimed at promoting entrepreneurship, technological innovation and the country’s start-up ecosystem. She was also appointed as Board member at Invega, the state-owned enterprise that promotes the development of small and medium-sized businesses by helping to secure their access to finance.
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Topic of the presentation
Maximizing “Profit” in a Non-profit Organization
Invest Lithuania is a Lithuanian government agency that provides free advice and introductions to on the ground experts to global companies interested in doing business in Lithuania. The agency serves as a point of contact for foreign companies and guides international businesses through every step of the process of setting up operations in Lithuania.
Invest Lithuania also provides information on Lithuania’s highly-skilled yet cost-competitive labour force, tax incentives, and financing options. The agency has worked with numerous well-known global companies that have taken advantage of Lithuania’s many incentives to expand their businesses by placing some aspects of their operations in Lithuania./h6>
Identification of main problems and bottle necks
Strategy Implementation: Setting up goals, Process Optimization and Competencies Allocation
Results Achieved After one Year