Sporting Programme General Partner
Sporting Programme Partners
Hockey Gala Match General Partner
ROSCONGRESS CUP. The SPIEF 2019 International Golf Cup General Partner
Chess Tournament General Partnera
Joint Stock Company “Russian Railways”
Sporting Programme General Partner

Joint Stock Company “Russian Railways” is one of the largest rail companies in the world with huge volumes of passenger and freight transportation.

The company has high financial ratings, qualified specialists in all the rail business spheres, extensive scientific and technological basis, project and construction facilities, experience in international cooperation.

100% of the stock of the company operating the railways network as long as 85,5 thousand kilometers belongs to the Russian Federation.

Every year Russian Railways carries more than 1 billion passengers and ships up to 45% of the country's cargo turnover (including pipelines).

Russian Railways belongs to the top 3 of the world rail industry leaders.

The company’s mission is to meet the market demand for transportation services, increase efficiency, quality of services and deep integration into the Eurasian transport system.

Football Club Zenit Joint-stock company
Sporting Programme Partner

Zenit Football Club was founded in 1925 as a team from the Leningrad metal factory named after Stalin. From 1936 the club was known as Stalinets, but just four years later the team received its current name.

Zenit are the only team from St Petersburg that play in the Russian Football Premier League. More than 60% of city’s population support the blue-white-sky blues.

Zenit Football club are the most successful Russian team in terms of European competition. The club have won the UEFA Cup & the UEFA Super Cup, as well as being the most popular football club in Russia, with more than 30 million supporters.

Zenit are placed 16th in the UEFA club rankings (04/18), have the 13th most popular club website and are also 41st in the rankings for the most valuable football brands.

Zenit’s new home stadium is one of the most unique sporting venues in the world and it is one of the largest covered club stadiums in Europe. Zenit also had one of the highest average attendance in all of European football during the 2017/18 season.

Group of companies “Novotrans”
Hockey Gala Match General Partner

The group of companies “Novotrans” was founded in 2004.

The base workings of the Group are handling, forwarding, repair of rolling stock, rent of freight cars and warehousing services.

At present, Novotrans is one of the largest railway rolling stock operators in Russia and the CIS. The total fleet of freight cars exceeds 28 thousand units. The average age of wagons is less than 8 years.

Own repair production renders a full complex of services on technical and service maintenance of freight cars, uniting 4 high-tech enterprises in different regions of the country.


VEBVENTURES is the VEB.RF excellence center in venture capital and private equity since 2017. Its priorities include financing projects that participate in the National Technological Initiative and the Digital Economy programme as well as innovative startups that need additional capital for global expansion. VEBVENTURES also provides its portfolio companies with access to VEB.RF Group financial services and solutions on special terms and assists in integrating them into financing startegies that address diverse needs of Russian high-tech business and facilitate their access to international markets.

World Class Fitness Clubs Chain

In 1993 the first fitness club of world-class standard was opened in Moscow under the brand name of World Class. It was the cornerstone of the fitness industry in Russia and CIS countries. The company’s mission is to deliver fitness services of international level, develop high-quality sports infrastructure, as well as promote healthy living as the only acceptable way of life in today’s society. World Class fitness clubs offer its members a wide range of fitness programs, group and personal training, swimming pools, gyms, children’s fitness, Russian and Turkish baths, Beauty SPA salons and sun booths, Reebok sportswear outlets and fitness bars. The clubs coaching team includes Olympic champions, World and European champions and world-class athletes. In 2018 World Class celebrated its 25-year anniversary. Today it is the largest fitness corporation in Russia operating 45 own and 47 franchised clubs in 34 cities of 6 countries, including Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Georgia, Monaco and Turkey.

Golf Estate, LLC
ROSCONGRESS CUP. The SPIEF 2019 International Golf Cup General Partner

Golf Estate is the first golf club management company in Russia.

Golf Estate was established in 2008 to systematize the process of business management in golf clubs: project management, business plans preparation and protection, research and trainings, control of operating activities and quality of service, auditing, marketing and sales centralization, development.

Implemented projects: Pestovo golf club (Moscow region), Forest Hills Golf Club (Moscow region), Peterhof golf club (St. Petersburg), Pine Creek golf club (Yekaterinburg). New project for renovation –San Roque golf club (Spain, Marbella).

Chess Tournament General Partnera
KSK is a leading law firm with over 24 years’ experience. To date we have implemented more than 6500 projects for more than 800 companies.

Every year we reaffirm our professionalism, holding top rankings among professional consultants.

What sets us apart from our competition is our very pragmatic ROI-based approach. We understand that our clients come to us not for a single advice, but for a solution to their problems that can deliver the target economic effect.

Paying us is an investment that our clients make in their business and they have every right to expect this investment to pay back within a finite period of time and delivery a margin of profit to boot.

We deliver solutions to problems and we always do it on time. Our modus operandi comprises top quality of service and relentless focus on the goal and our client's needs.

KSK group is a strategic partnership of more than 15 consulting firms that share the same standards and utilize each other's competencies to overcome all obstacles and find ways to improve the business.