Since joining IPM in September 2017, Simona has been a key member of IPM’s Investor Relations team.
Simona is primarily responsible for fundraising strategy and communicating with current and potential clients and investors. She is also in charge of IPM’s public and governmental relations, coordinating communication with PR and media agencies, as well as the public sector.
Simona has a prior background in project management and fundraising in the third sector. She has been actively involved in various charities and NGO’s focused on education and politics, including those she had founded herself. Since 2012, she has been working on a number of educational projects with high-profile political, business and academic figures, including ambassadors and CEOs of well-known companies.
Simona holds a BA Honours degree from Cambridge University where she studied Politics and International Relations with a focus on Central and Eastern Europe as part of the Human, Social and Political Sciences Tripos. Simona is fluent in English and Slovak.