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GTH brings together a skilled and multidisciplinary team with experience in investment banking and working with tech businesses and startups. They manage technology portfolios, formulate and carry deals of varying size and complexity, fill up investment portfolios, and conduct complex assessments of tech projects.
GTH provides a full range of services for tech companies
  • Engagement of investors
  • Business development, including bringing products to the international market
  • Access to exclusive technologies from around the world
  • Conclusion of syndicate deals with private and state investors
Current team trajectory
More than 70 deals concluded in Russia and worldwide
52 deals with tech companies
Deals with strategic players on the Russian market - RZD, Severstal, Mechel, Bashneft, as well as a number of deals in the commodity sector
GTH is in cooperation with 215 tech projects
More than 50 projects offering exclusive rights to sell or distribute their technologies around the world
The team has developed and sold 11 companies
A developed network of 5000+ investors around the world
Remir Mukumov
Partner

Remir is an expert in investments, project management, public-private partnership and energy efficiency. He is CEO of Hidden Energy, Certified Energy Manager (CEM), Certified Measurement and Verification Specialist (CMVP) and the author of two GOST standards.
Before joining the Global Tech Hub team, Remir held leading positions at some of the largest private companies, as well as in government agencies of the Russian Federation, specifically:
Federal Center for Project Finance (subsidiary of Vnesheconombank), Senior Managing Director, Member of the Management Board, Chairman of the Risk Committee, Deputy Chairman of the Investment Committee.
Association of Energy Service Companies RAESKO, CEO
Energy Service Company Tyumenenergo, CEO
Ural Industrial - Ural Polar, Yekaterinburg, CEO
Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, Moscow, Head of the Department for Territorial Development of the Russian Federation
Ministry of Regional Development of Russia, Moscow, Head of the Department of Construction, Housing and Communal Services
Government of the Tyumen region, Tyumen, Head of the Department of Economics
Government of the Tyumen region, Tyumen, Head of the Department of Housing and Communal Services
City Administration of Ishim, Tyumen region, Deputy Mayor of the city

Gavrii Navrotsky
Partner

He has more than 20 years of experience in building distribution systems (route-to-market) and their automation.

He worked at the executive positions in the companies: Philip Morris, Baltic (Carlsberg group), FOSP, Renaissance Credit.

At GTH, Gavriil is engaged in a partnership with corporations and the development of retail technologies and projects.

Abdul Rahman Khalid
Partner

He has extensive experience in law. He is the owner in the fields of clothing and real estate. He is also a consultant of leading business of many companies which are involved in buying and selling real estate.

At GTH, Abdul is responsible for projects and business development in the UK.

Elya Duysemaliyeva
Advisory Board Member

Elya has international experience in the sphere of investments.

Before managing work with holding companies at VTB Bank in Moscow, Elya was responsible for setting up the VTB office in Asia. Prior to VTB, Elya was in charge of the CIS structured products department of Goldman Sachs’ London office, and headed the equivalent department of Merrill Lynch in London.

Elya holds a Master’s degree in Law from Duke University, USA, and is a qualified lawyer in the state of New York, USA, as well as in Kazakhstan. Before joining investment banks, Elya practiced financial law with Bracewell and Giuliani.

Elena Privalova
CEO

Expert in managing innovate projects and startups, creating innovative environments, venture investments, tech consulting and business development for technologies.

Elena has been working in the venture market since 2011. From 2014 to 2018 she was CEO of the largest investment platform in Russia, and has extensive experience with the largest Russian business incubator HSE. She has also worked in the PR-sphere as a correspondent and radio announcer. Elena has been managing various project teams and infrastructure projects for more than 7 years.

Marina Kirilina
COO

Marina specializes in the implementation and management of business processes. As part of the GTH team, she is responsible for ensuring that work is smooth and well-coordinated and for systematizing business processes. She has previously worked in senior management positions at large organizations such as Sedmoi Kontinent, Russian Satellite Communications Company and Sibintek. She also co-founded a language school and marketing agency. Marina holds an MBA degree.

“I try to create a comfortable everyday working environment for the whole team – I want everyone working with us to feel good and for us to become the best and most productive team on the market.”

Irina Fomkina
Investment Analyst

Irina is responsible for selection, due diligence and interaction with startups.

Despite her young age, she has experience working at large companies such as PWC, Rambler&Co, Finam (WhoTrades), UniCredit Bank, Credit Europe Bank and Roskhimreaktiv. Irina is also a regular speaker at Financial Literacy Days held by the Central Bank.
“The venture market holds potential not only in Russia, but the world over. Global Tech Hub assists in the development of tech startups across the world.”

Ilya Cheremkin
Analyst

He graduated from the Finance and Economics Institute in NEFU. He has five years of analytical experience.

More than 3 years he worked in the Venture Company "Yakutia".

Ilya is responsible for analyzing business projects and creating high-performance presentations at GTH.

Nina Medyantseva
Business assistant of team

She has 6 years of experience in organizing and coordinating business processes. She worked in the companies: ACIT, 220 Volt, Rossoil.

In the company, Nina helps to organize business processes and events that the company holds.

Experts
Maxim Meshcheryakov
Maxim is the owner of digital agency smartmonkeys.ru.
  • A productologist responsible for the technical validation and analysis of market prospects for projects.
  • He is an entrepreneur with 10 years’ experience in startup consultation and development in Russia, and an expert in the field of productology and IT project management.
  • Maxim was executive director of rbtaxi.ru, co-founder of the supplier selection system youvend.ru, and director of products at Ingenius Systems.
Daria Vedernikova

Daria has worked in digital marketing for more than seven years, and has experience in developing strategies for growing brands and creating loyalty programs for several large national companies.

Daria heads the Digital Marketing Department at one of the largest telecommunications companies in Russia.

Previous work experience:
  • Head of the Digital Marketing Department at VEON
  • Partner and Director of business development at Future Action (Action Group)
  • Partner and Director of client services at TWICE digital agency.
Alexander Yakovlev

Alexander has spent more than 15 years in software development and project management in various spheres.

Previous work experience:
  • Head of distributed accounting systems direction;
  • National Settlement Depository;
  • VP Business Development, co-owner;
  • Cognitive Finance Technologies;
Yuri Slinkin

He has over 10 years of experience in marketing, sales and non-linear business case solving.

Earlier, he worked in the companies SP Group, BVC Russia, Faberlic, Accelerator "Captains of Russia"
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