Prior to joining RDIF in 2017, Vladimir worked as an Executive Director at the Private Equity and Special Situations Group at VTB Capital for five years. He was responsible for origination of investment opportunities across a range of industries and managed a number of investment projects from the deal origination and structuring stages to exit. He also served as the bank`s representative on subsidiaries’ Boards of Directors. Prior to his work at VTB Capital, Vladimir managed one of the largest agricultural holdings, Alpcot Agro, where he successfully conducted operational restructuring and an international public offering. Vladimir also worked in the investment banking divisions of JP Morgan, Rothschild and Renaissance Capital in Moscow and London. He has more than 20 years of experience in investments, finance and management. He holds an MBA degree from INSEAD Business School, is an ACCA affiliate and is FCA qualified (UK).