Hold an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of business. Have successful experience in Private Equity, in managing portfolio companies and in restructuring. Visiting lecturer for Academy of National Economy of Russian Federation. Author of two book, articles and educational methodology.

Work experience

Work experience

Nov 2004 - Dec 2009

Director of Private Equity

KIT Finance Investment Bank
  • Design mechanism for entering projects; prepare criteria for entering (IRR, industry or geography focus and etc.)
  • Managed finance at portfolio companies
  • Valuation and restructuring
  • Analyzed industry dynamics and propose strategy
  • Increased deal-flow
  • Successful exits
  • Launched insurance business and realized spin-off
  • Fund administration
  • Created management system for portfolio companies
  • Serve as a Director in Boards
May 1999 - Oct 2004

Projects Director

Sun Capital Partners
  • Developed entry and exit strategy
  • Managed portfolio companies
  • Proposed and Introduced Restructuring Programs
  • Served as director in portfolio companies
  • Assessed commercial potential of acquisition targets and proposed strategic recommendations
  • Produced written evaluations
  • Reviewed quarterly reports and attended annual meetings
  • Identified potential targets
  • Realized exit strategy by locating group of interested buyers, made valuation, helped acquirer to leverage transaction, helped board to close the deal 
Mar 1998 - May 1999

Senior Project Manager

Cambridge Management Consulting
  • Facilitated strategic planning and implementation
  • Consulted on Corporate Finance
  • Developed KPIs for operations and sales
  • Implemented management system
Jan 1992 - Feb 1994

Purchasing Manager

Mars LLC
  • Acted as a key member of the team that identified and developed local sources of raw materials
  • Optimized deliveries of raw materials and equipment and coordinated work with customhouse
  • Initiated raw material quality control plans and actions
Feb 1994 - Mar 1988

Senior Specialist

Rosprom Group
  • Identified potential acquisition opportunities
  • Assisted in the development of portfolio companies
  • Took part in establishment of Bill of Exchange Center
  • Established reporting policies and procedures