Founder, General Partner
Maxim is a passionate tech executive, serial entrepreneur, investor, and startup mentor who has more than 12 years of experience.
He’s the founder of Nika Tech Family that includes 10 fast-growing innovative companies, and is a Limited Partner at the Aventures Capital venture fund. He is also the founder, and served as the CEO of iLogos Game Studios, a solution provider in game production and co-production, and was a founder and CEO of Nika Entertainment, a global mobile and canvas games self-publisher and developer with 60M+ players worldwide.
Max was named an Honorary Inventor by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and holds both an MBA and a PhD. He also co-founded Ukraine’s tech entrepreneurs club that united 300 successful founders and top managers of global tech companies from Ukraine to collaborate and share experience.
Business Developer and Entrepreneur with 9 years of experience in international business development and scaling in the technology domains. Built 7 international bizdev units from scratch, secured the x5 growth in 4 businesses driving the growth operationally, settled up partnerships with A-brands, and developed service distribution channels on the markets of Europe, UK, Middle East, China and Americas.
In Nika Tech Family, Svitlanka is a General Partner and a Head of the fund’s internal SWAT-Agency that helps portfolio companies with building the turnkey business units, planning, growing and structuring services for the sales funnel, audits of the business units for defining the growth potential, and coordinating the implementation of improvements.
CЕО/СМО of Indigo — Tech Recruiters, an IT recruitment agency
For more than 15 years, Ekaterina has been scaling teams, increasing the performance and brand awareness of the businesses.
She was an HRD and Business Development Director at the Rinat Akhmetov Foundation, worked in product and outsourcing IT GameDev companies. Since 2016, she is a CEO and CMO of Indigo — Tech Recruiters, an IT recruitment agency.
Author of the annual top management salary reviews in IT. Speaker on Ukrainian and international events and conferences, author of over a hundred articles on recruiting, psychology, motivation, remuneration, and IT recruiting trends. Life-Long Learning Person.
FOUNDER OF FINBASE
Andrey is an expert in the financial side of IT and R&D business since 2012.
Founder of Finbase – an innovative financial consultancy company that organises cash-flow and builds financial models using the latest BI solutions.
Helped 30+ IT businesses reach transparency and financial effectiveness.
CO-FOUNDER AND CEO AT INNOVECS
Aleksandr has strong technical and business qualifications and substantial experience in strategic planning, project and product management, system projecting, and business unit development.
He has 10 years of experience creating IT outsourcing companies and over 15 years of experience working in North and South America and Europe.
ENTREPRENEUR, EX-DIRECTOR OF AN INVESTMENT FUND
Andrey is a C-level manager with more than 10 years of experience in the investment and banking sector. He comes with lots of experience in creating teams, launching new ventures, and optimizing business processes.
Andrey is one of the founders of and the managing partner at Chernovetskyi Investment Group, one of the biggest investment companies in the CIS region that manages up to $750 million.