Networking Area Partners
Russian Venture Company
Networking Area Partner

Russian Venture Company (RVC JSC) is a state fund of funds and a development institution for the Russian venture capital market. The main goals of RVC are to foster the establishment of a private venture capital industry in Russia and to perform functions of the National Technology Initiative (NTI) Project Office. RVC is the operator of the national project “Digital Economy”. The capital under management of RVC exceeds USD 475 million. RVC is 100% owned by the Russian Federation through the Federal Agency for State Property Management (Rosimushchestvo). RVC has the portfolio of 29 funds with a total volume of USD 1 billion, the share of RVC is USD 578 million. The number of current portfolio companies of RVC-backed funds has reached 180. The total amount of approved investments is USD 260 million.

Alexander Povalko - CEO, Chairman of the Management Board of RVC

PJSC “Rostelecom”
Networking Area Partner

PJSC “Rostelecom” is Russia’s largest provider of digital services and solutions with presence in all market segments, and passing through millions of Russian households, governmental and private organizations.

The company is an unrivalled leader in the Russian broadband Internet access and PayTV markets with over 13.1 million of broadband Internet users and 10.3 million PayTV users of which over 5.5 million are using Interactive TV service.

The Group revenue for 9M2019 totaled RUB242.6 billion with OIBDA reaching some RUB81.4 billion (or 33.6% of the revenue), and net income totaling RUB16.4 billion.

Rostelecom is an unquestionable leader on the market of telecommunications services provided to the Russian governmental and corporate customers of all levels.

Rostelecom is a widely recognized technology leader offering innovative solutions in e-government, cybersecurity, DC and cloud computing services, healthcare, education, housing and utilities services.

The company stable financial position is confirmed by the following credit ratings: “BBB-” from Fitch Ratings, “BB+” from Standard&Poor’s, as well as “AA(RU)” assigned by Analytical Credit Rating Agency (ACRA).

Mikhail Oseevskiy - President, Chairman of the Management Board of Rostelecom

International agency for sovereign development (IASD)
Networking Area Partner

International Agency for Sovereign Development (IASD) was established in 2019 to assist developing economies, especially the countries of the African continent, in raising funds on international capital markets and unlocking potential of increasing shareholder value of the largest corporations in the region.

With its headquarters in Moscow and an extensive network of direct contacts at the highest level with governments, institutions, corporations and investors around the world, IASD provides its partners with the benefits of global reach. The Agency's strategic regions of presence are Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe.

IASD mission is to help its partners to accelerate economic growth and increase national welfare of their countries, strengthen their sovereignty and provide opportunities for independent domestic and foreign policies based on financial and economic independence.

Konstantin Malofeev - Chairman of the Supervisory Board "International Agency for Sovereign Development"

Credit bank of Moscow
Networking Area Partner

Credit bank of Moscow is a universal commercial privately-owned bank providing the full range of banking services to corporate and retail customers and financial institutions. The Bank is included in the CBR`s list of systemically important banks. The Bank was ranked as a top-3 privately-owned bank by total assets in INTERFAX-100 as at the end of 2019. The Bank is currently rated ‘Ba3’ with a stable outlook by Moody’s; ‘BB‘ with a stable outlook by Fitch; ‘ВВ-‘ with a stable outlook by S&P; ‘А (RU)‘ with a stable outlook by ACRA; ‘ru A-‘ with a stable outlook by Expert RA, ‘AA+’ by China Lianhe Ratings. Credit bank of Moscow is remarkable for its strong business diversification, efficient risk management system, long-term partnerships and efficient delivery of service packages. The Bank has been in trade finance business since 2001, in syndicated loan market since 2003 and in Eurobond market since 2006. CBM is also a Principal Member of MasterCard, Visa and JCB.

Credit bank of Moscow successfully closed its initial public offering on the Moscow Exchange in June 2015, and in June 2016 the Bank’s shares (ticker: CBOM) were included in MOEX Russia Index, RTS Index and MSCI EM Small Cap Index.

Vladimir Chubar - Chairman of the Board