Mateusz Nowak

Chief Commercial Officer | Noctiluca
Mateusz Nowak

What are the Benefits of Being a Public Company in Such a Monopolized Market as the OLED Market?

This presentation will cover:

  1. Escaping the often very toxic terms of VC investment agreements - protection against a squeeze-out.
  2. Change of information asymmetry - a public company has to inform the broad public about its dealings & independence in informing about development steps.
  3. Unique value proposition for investors and access to capital - the democratization of benefits from technology development - in NCL to currently approximately USD $50M in turnover since the beginning of the listing.
  4. Current valuation and ease of using ESOPs as a natural motivator due to liquidity.
    Easy translation of R&D work into value - motivation for scientific teams, accurate valuation of Individual patent applications or other ESPI, e.g. from technology.

Chief Commercial Officer at Noctiluca, responsible for growing the business commercially and developing strategy of the company. Today, Noctiluca has agreements or relationships with 8 out of the 10 biggest OLED manufacturers along with dozens of agreements with smaller players.

Experienced manager in the development and implementation of strategies, M&A, and due diligence processes, having worked on nearly 100 projects during his consulting years. While at PwC he was responsible also for building and managing an accelerator program for FinTech startups across Central and Eastern Europe.

Additionally, Mateusz has professional experience as a Venture Director in Rubicon Partners (deep tech venture builder), as Partner at a VC fund and among others was a co-founder of the first Polish accelerator focusing on deep-technology projects, the MIT Enterprise Forum Poland (today under SmartStart CEE brand).