Alexey Sidorov

Investment Associate
@Flashpoint VC (Buran VC)

Alexey is an Investment Associate at Flashpoint Ventures (ex-Buran VC) since 2014 where he covers the CIS and Emerging European counties investing in SaaS / e-commerce businesses at round A stage. Before joining the fund Alexey worked as an investment consultant in the technology sector helping internet companies to raise money from local investors. He holds a Bachelor degree in statistics and data analysis as well as Master degree in corporate finance from National State University - Higher School of Economics.

Buran Venture Capital is a Central and Eastern European venture fund founded in 2012 targeting to invest US$75m over the course of the next 4-5 years in Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey, Israel and CIS. Headquartered in Budapest, the fund has offices in Istanbul and Moscow, as well as active presence in Tel-Aviv and Warsaw via partners. We invest from US$500k to US$5m in a single portfolio company. Key areas of value creation include strategy, M&A/fundraising, HR, financial controls and leveraging our relationship network Our target sectors are e-commerce services, Online Media, Mobile Internet, Communitanment, SaaS.