Team
A team with strong technological expertise sourced from IT industry leaders.
Dmitry Filatov
Managing Partner
Former tech-entrepreneur, deeply into development. Before joining Sistema_VC he used to work as the Director of Technology at Rocket Internet in Berlin – startup incubator focused on launching tech companies for local markets.
Iskander Giniyatullin
Partner
Iskander holds MBA degree of Fordham University (USA) and master’s degree in Global Management of Thunderbird School of Global Management (USA). Prior to Sistema_VC he was into M&A, assets management and restructuring in JSFC Sistema, VimpelCom, also counselling for Alliance UniChem (Alliance Healthcare) and other businesses.
Olga Lazareva
Chief Financial Officer
Expert in financial management, M&A and investments with work experience at holdings of JSFC Sistema since 2012 and Interros prior to that. Olga is the experienced financial manager for complex projects in telecommunication, FMCG, media and other industries.
Shahen Melikyan
Chief Legal Officer
Expert in international corporate and commercial law, M&A, PE. Shahen graduated from the Moscow State Law University and bears the postgraduate certificate of King’s College in Great Britain. Нe worked on M&A and PE deals in the Moscow office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. He has structured complex deals of investing in technology companies across Russia, the USA, the UK and Israel.