Russia Partners, a pioneer in private equity investing in Russia and the CIS, has approximately $1 billion of assets under management. The firm, which is one of the oldest and largest private equity firms in Russia and the CIS, has access to a highly-specialized team of 20+ investment professionals and over 40 total employees in three offices (Moscow, Samara and Kiev). The senior investment professionals combine high levels of education and on-the-ground work experience in Russia with advanced Western education and experience with Western firms.
Since its founding in 1991, Russia Partners has become the leader in attracting and managing long-term private equity investments from U.S. and foreign institutional investors into the region. The firm has managed investments in nearly 50 companies since its inception, the most notable of which include MTV Russia, EPAM Systems, Syktyvkar Pulp & Paper, MDM Bank and Parallels.