Igor Kim
Igor KimChairman of the Board

Igor Kim is a strategic investor, a well-known baker, Honored economist of Russia. During his career he has successfully executed more than 30 M&A deals of Russian and foreign financial institutions.

Igor Kim is Chairman of the Board and the majority shareholder of the Russian Expobank, the majority shareholder of Expobank CZ (Czech Republic) and Expobank JSC (Serbia). He is also a founder and a key investor to ExpoCapital investment fund.

In the sphere of Igor Kim’s interest are the global game-changing projects in such areas as new materials, healthcare and medicine, AI, robotics and other.

Oleg Shardin
Oleg ShardinBoard Member

Entrepreneur and C-tier executive with more than 10 years of creating companies and developing processes aimed at business fast growth and scale-up.

Oleg is a co-founder and ex-COO at Miro, a collaborative work SaaS-platform used by more than 20 000 business-customers all over the world, including about 80% of the Fortune 100 companies. With Oleg's direct management, the company has grown up to 300 people with offices in Russia, the Netherlands, and the US. In 2020 Miro has raised $50 million from a group of investors, including such names as Iconiq Capital and Accel Capital. 

Oleg is a frequent speaker and participant of different events dedicated to IT and startups

Konstantin Smirnov
Konstantin SmirnovBoard Member

Konstantin has more than 25 years of experience and expertise in private equity and investment analysis.

He has worked for more than 15 years on the position of Partner and Director of Investments at Baring Vostok Capital Partners, one of the largest private investment funds in Russia that currently manages four private equity funds with $3.3 billion under management. He also worked as Investment Director at Volga Group.

At the start of his career, Konstantin worked for 5 years at Millennium Partners LP, a multi-strategy hedge fund in New York. He possesses MS in mathematics from Moscow State University and MBA from Columbia University in New York.