Gleb Davidyuk

Managing Partner

Gleb has almost 20 years of private equity experience in both Western and Eastern European private equity funds. Prior to founding iTech Capital Gleb spend 5 years (2005-2010) as a Partner with Mint Capital, midsized Scandinavian private equity fund actively investing in the Eastern European market. Before that Gleb worked for more than 5 years (2000-2005) as Managing Director at Alfa Capital Partners, where he was also one of the co-founders. Gleb Davidyuk has gained valuable regional investment experience from four years work (1996 — 2000) with EBRD-sponsored private equity fund managed by Quadriga Capital. 

Gleb graduated from the Yaroslavl State University with Ph.D. in Finance (2000). Graduated Executive MBA at the University of Chicago GSB (Booth School of Business, 2010). Holds a B.S. degree from the Ivanovo State Power University (1997). Gleb Davidyuk is fluent in English.

Alexey Solovyov

Partner, Managing Director

Alexey Solovyov Partner Prostor Capital and iTech – Skolkovo, Venture Partner iTech Capital II, Managing Director of the Moscow office Alexey is an investment professional starting from 2011 when he embarked on a career in venture industry as a head and one of the partners of Prostor Capital fund. Today Alexey, still being a partner at Prostor Capital, is also a partner at iTech-Skolkovo fund, and, beside that, he is a Managing Director of iTech Capital Moscow office and he is also a member of the boards of directors of several portfolio companies of iTech I and iTech II funds where he is a venture partner too. Apart from that, Alexey is an investor and mentor of several start-ups in FinTech and MedTech. Alexey takes an active part in venture industry development in Russia, being a member of Market Council at RVC (Russian Venture Company). Prior to embarking on venture industry, Alexey had spent over 7 years in the leading IT companies (Optima and IBS Group), and also worked as a Director of IT Business Development at ru-Net investment company of Leonid Boguslavsky. Alexey graduated from the Bauman Moscow State Technical University. He studied venture investments at Berkley University HAAS Business School (USA, California).
Alexey is an author of many publications on venture market issues and on personal development. Alexey is very keen on amateur sports, including marathon running.

Natallia Chykina


Natallia has extensive experience working on investment projects and M&A deals across a wide range of industries. Prior to joining iTech Capital she was part of Aquila Capital Group team focusing primarily on Oil&Gas and Logistics investments in Russia. Before that Natallia also worked at Credit Suisse London IBD (Financial Institutions Group) and KPMG. Natallia holds MBA degree from University of Chicago Booth School of Business and BSc in Banking&Finance from London School of Economics.

Elina Antanovich

General Counsel

Elina has about 20 years of substantial legal experience as an in-house lawyer. Before joining iTech Capital, she was a Head of Intellectual Property and Legal Support in the headquarters of a leading global aluminium company. She advised business on a wide range of issues with a focus on IP, competition and international commercial law. She also has an expertise in M&A legal support.

Elina graduated from the Kazan State University (Diploma in Law), University of Tübingen, Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Law Faculty (Germany). She speaks English and German.

Mikus Krams

Investment Manager

Mikus joined iTech Capital in November 2017 as an Investment Manager. Prior to iTech he worked at Arma Partners in London advising leading European mid-market tech companies on M&A transactions. Mikus has a MSc in Finance and Investments from the Rotterdam School of Management. Fluent in English and French.

Olga Antipkina


Olga joined iTech team in December 2017. Prior to that she worked as a Junior Lawyer in Italian consulting law firm “De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani” during two years, participating in M&A transactions with foreign companies. Olga obtained a Master degree (LLM) in European Banking and Financial Law at the University of Luxembourg in 2015, a Master of Law degree at Higher School of Economics in Moscow in 2016. Currently she is a PhD student of Private International Law department of HSE. Native Russian speaker, also speaks English and French.

Rihards Piks

Investment Analyst

Rihards has 7 years study and work experience in China as well as 4 years startup experience in e-commerce industry. Whilst in China, Rihards received Bachelor of Economics degree from University of International Business and Economics in Beijing and worked as a market entry consultant for several boutique consulting companies. Prior to joining iTech Capital, Rihards was involved with several startups in product development and digital marketing roles. He is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Alexey Rozhin

Investment Analyst

Alexey joined iTech team in January 2017. Prior to that he was an intern in M&A boutique IVC Global Advisors and worked as a Junior Analyst in the infrastructure company InfraONE during last year, participating in investment consulting of major infrastructure projects. Alexey obtained Bachelor of Finance from Higher School of Economics in Moscow in 2016. Now he is studying on Master of Finance programme from HSE in Moscow. Native Russian speaker and is fluent in English.

Kirill Khripko

Investment Analyst

Prior to joining iTech Capital Kirill worked as a specialist in Risk Control Department at Bank of Moscow since 2014. A certified Project Management Expert (PME), Kirill holds Masters degree in Applied Mathematics and Technology Project Management from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology in partnership with Russian Venture Company. Fluent English speaker.

Maria Tatarnikova

Business Assistant

Maria has over 6 years of experience as a business assistant with such companies as AGC, VIACOM, real estate area, managing projects in HR, e-docflow and event organization. Also worked as an interpreter in banking and technical spheres as well as a financier. Maria graduated from the Orenburg State Teachers' Training University with Degree in Linguistics and Intercultural Communication, later she graduated from the Orenburg State University with Degree in Finance and Credit. Fluent in English.