AVentures joined the «Sikorsky Challenge»


On Tuesday, July 22 being held a meetion between the management of the National Technical University of Ukraine "Kyiv Polytechnic Institute", Science Park "Kyiv Polytechnic" and a business incubator «Sikorsky Challenge» and investment fund AVentures.

AVentures Capital (www.aventurescapital.com) - a fund that invests in companies in the growth stage, as well as the early stages of development. The Fund is managed by serial entrepreneurs and experienced professionals in the field of investment. AVentures Capital considers investment-attractive projects in the CIS, mainly from Russia and Ukraine.

AVentures Capital founder is a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist, a graduate of the Kiev National University. Taras Shevchenko and National Technical University of Ukraine "Kiev Polytechnic Institute" - Andrew Kolodyuk, who was it sole investor from 2000 to 2011.

Meeting also were attended by Managing Partner and CEO of AVentures - Eugene Sysoev. Professional in the field of investment and entrepreneur. Eugene is the main ideologue and the driving force behind the new venture fund AVentures.

The negotiations resulted in an agreement on the active participation of AVentures as the All-Ukrainian festival of innovation projects «Sikorsky Challenge» (www.startup.kpi.ua), and the entire ecosystem «Sikorsky Challenge», which includes school startups «Sikorsky Challenge», business incubator «Sikorsky Challenge», as well as innovation and technological environment «Sikorsky Lab».

Willingness to cooperate further consolidated the side agreement "strategic cooperation", signed 23 July 2014.