Serial entrepreneur and co-founder at EMERGE tech product conference that discovers tech underdogs and brings the spotlight on emerging tech hubs (Minsk 2018-2020, London 2020).
Speakers included: Lysandre Follet (Director of Computational Design, NIKE), Eugene Fooksman (Founding engineer, WhatsApp), Gabor Kiss (Head of User Growth & Analytics, WeTransfer), Ruthy Kaidar (Chief Startups CEE, Microsoft).
Track record of producing large scale events (2000+ attendees from 43 countries) and tech meet-ups (300+ attendees) in London. Producer of an invite-only gamedev conference GameGroove Mastermind.
Previous experience of working for such startup accelerators as MassChallenge (UK) and Rockstart Accelerator (The Netherlands), taking full ownership of creating accelerator programme, startup scouting, building partnerships and community. Built innovation pipelines for VC funds, accelerators and startup competitions. Leader at Tech London Advocates Russian working group, and startup mentor on fundraising and product development. Skilled in helping startups to expand to international markets through partnerships building and business development activities (both individual meetings on request and group bootcamps). Organised several startup delegations to the UK and Germany.