The Central & Eastern European Forum 2016

Bill Fawkner-Corbett

Investment Director

CEE Equity Partners


Bill Fawkner-Corbett has over 20 years’ experience of deal making in the CEE region, both as an investor and as an adviser. Although based in CEE Equity’s office in Warsaw, he spends much of his time travelling in Central and Southern Eastern Europe. He joined CEE Equity in October 2013 and initiated and started the execution of the fund’s first investment outside of Poland – the partial buy-out of Hungary’s leading private university. In 2015, he initiated and led the execution team in CEE Equity’s co-investment with Black Peak Capital into Walltopia, the world leader in the manufacture and installation of indoor climbing walls. He is currently working on active deals in infrastructure and manufacturing in Slovenia, Serbia and Czech. His early career was as an officer in the British Army, which included active service in the Falkland Islands and the First Gulf War, for which he was awarded an MBE. He has an MA in engineering from Cambridge University and an MBA from Henley Management College.


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Tue 19 - Wed 20 Jan 2016

The Hilton Vienna, Vienna