Igor Semenov is a Venture Partner at TA Venture, a seed and early-stage VC fund focusing on consumer Internet startups. Igor has 15+ years of experience in venture capital and private equity, including 6 years with «Western NIS Enterprise Fund», where he worked as Research Associate and Investment Associate, and 7 years at Ukrainian VC firms «AVentures» and «TECHINVEST» where he worked as Investment Manager.
While working at these VC firms, his responsibilities included: deal sourcing, company valuation, business plan preparation, market/industry analysis, deal structuring and management support to investee companies. During his tenure at “AVentures”, Igor was one of the organizers of the first Road-show of Ukrainian technologies in the U.S.A. which was conducted by «AVentures» in 2003. Igor also worked as a Consultant at BayView Innovations consulting company, where he provide investment consulting and advisory services for Internet startups. Currently, he also serves as a mentor at Eastlabs startups accelerator.
Global Technology Foundation (GTF) finals. Startup pitching competition for three $30k grants
GTF pitching sessions