Partner, RTP Global
Before RTP Global Kirill was an MD and Partner at the Indian VC fund of a Russian conglomerate. He has co-developed investment thesis of the fund, launched its operations in late 2015, led and completed 5 out of the fund’s 10 investments in 2016-2018, and served as Board Member in Indian and Singaporean companies. Prior to that for 5 years he was managing multiple VC deals in Russia as a Venture Partner at European fund, and as a Chief Investment Officer at sovereign nanotechnology fund. Kirill started his career with 2 years in the Big Four company and moved to investment banking where he was doing M&A deals and corporate finance advisory for 7 years. Kirill has a Master degree in Engineering and Economics from Moscow Aviation Institute, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
In June 2019 Kirill started Kauffman Fellowship, one of the world’s premier innovation, leadership, and venture capital focused programs, and is a member of Class 24.