Committee

  • Basov Alexey

    Member of the investment committee of the «Russian-Belarusian Venture Fund», Deputy General Director — Investment Director of RVC JSC

    Private investor investing funds in several Russian high-tech companies, including social media Habrahabr and Roem. ru, Firrma media project covering venture market issues, Unim cancer diagnostics platform and «New cloud technologies» office software package, and others.

    In previous years — director of department of venture investments and managing director of Finam IT Fund, vice-president of Mail. ru Group,  vice-president at Rostelecom PJSC, chairman of the board of directors in a number of subsidiaries and head of Commit Capital corporate venture fund.

    Alexey Basov served as member of the management at industry associations and development institutions, including the Expert Council on the Development of Internet Economy and Internet Technologies under the Ministry of Communications of the Russian Federation, the Expert Council on Information Technologies under the Government of the Russian Federation, the Public Council of the Military Industrial Commission, and others. He is a prize winner of a number of professional titles and awards.

    Graduated from Moscow State University of Printing Arts in 1998.

  • Fedotov Mikhail

    Director of the managing general partner, key person, member of the investment committee of the «Russian-Belarusian Venture Fund»

    Member of the Management Board of RVC. Previously worked on executive positions in the Apsis Glob investment-development company, INVEST AG private equity fund, RENOVA-StroyGroup, worked in various commercial organizations both in Russia and abroad as head of financial, economic and investment departments.

    Graduated from the Higher School of Economics majoring in “Financial Management” and from the Russian State University for the Humanities with a degree in Social Philosophy. Holds a Global Master in Finance IE Business School (Madrid).

  • Kalinin Dmitry

    Director of the general partner – «Belarusian Innovation Fund», member of the investment committee of the «Russian-Belarusian Venture Fund»

    Has  wealth of experience and expertise in investment projects implementation and support. He was the main coordinator of a large Belarusian-Chinese telecommunication project. Also he was responsible for launching and managing marketing and investor relations departments at the National Agency of Investments and Privatization of the Republic of Belarus. Dmitry is a member of management board in a number of companies, including Composite Materials LLC and Venture Company CIT EurAsEC LLC. He is also a member of several advisory groups committees including the development of innovative entrepreneurship and venture financing in the Republic of Belarus. Dmitry has 15 years’ experience in research and teaching in the field of world economy and business internationalization. He has a PhD in Economic sciences and more than 80 scientific academic papers and publications.

  • Kosovsky Andrey

    Member of the investment committee of the «Russian-Belarusian Venture Fund», First Deputy Chairman of the State Committee for Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus

    Headed the “Innovation Management” department of the Republican Institute of Innovative Technologies BSTU. Also worked as a Deputy General Director of BelNIIT “Transtechnika”.
    Candidate of Economic Sciences, Associate Professor.

  • Vasiliev Anton

    Senior investment officer of the managing general partner, key person, member of the investment committee  of the «Russian-Belarusian Venture Fund»

    has more than 18 years investment and managerial experience, a huge experience in strategic management, risk management and legal issues.

    Previously he was employed as a senior stuff in financial department of “Mechel”, had Chairman of the Board of Directors position at “Uglemetbank”

    Till 2011, he was Director of legal Affairs at the private investment Fund “Invest AG”. Managing M&A projects, companies IPO preparation for. Participated in the creation of the venture Fund and various of venture investments.

    Bachelor’s degree in law from Novgorod state University, has a master’s degree from University of Manchester in law (LL.M), Executive MBA from “SKOLKOVO”.

  • Yuranov Andrey

    Member of the investment committee of the «Russian-Belarusian Venture Fund»

    has more than 10 years experience of working in investments. He held different ranks in the leading bank in Belarus in investment lending and corporate business. He was a coordinator of international privatization project targeted on preparing M&A transactions in accordance with best international practices. Andrey has a range of international certificates in the area of financial modeling and analysis, capital markets and project management.