A socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of international conventions; exhibitions; and sporting, public, and cultural events.

The Roscongress Foundation – a socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of international conventions; exhibitions; and sporting, public, and cultural events.

The Foundation was established in 2007 with the aim of facilitating the development of Russia’s economic potential, promoting its national interests, and strengthening the country’s image. One of the roles of the Foundation is to comprehensively evaluate, analyse, and cover issues on the Russian and global economic agendas. It also offers administrative services, provides promotional support for business projects and attracting investment, and helps foster social entrepreneurship and charitable initiatives.

Each year, the Foundation’s events draw participants from 208 countries and territories, with more than 15,000 media representatives working on-site at Roscongress’ various venues. The Foundation benefits from analytical and professional expertise provided by 5000 people working in Russia and abroad. In addition, it works in close cooperation with 126 economic partners; industrialists’ and entrepreneurs’ unions; and financial, trade, and business associations from 69 countries worldwide.

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Denis Cherkasov

Denis Cherkasov

General Director, Managing Company Sberbank Venture Capital
Biography
Mr Cherkasov has been involved with venture capital and private equity for more than 16 years already, including board positions at growing domestic and international technology businesses. Currently he is CEO and Head of Investments at Managing Company SВVC (Sberbank Group).
Mr Cherkasov started his career as a business founder at age of 24 (fundraised, established, developed and successfully sold a publishing house, known for launching the first consumer finance magazine in Russia). In 2004 he was awarded the National Media premium for the most successful magazine launch and original concept of the consumer monthly. After exiting the publishing business Mr. Cherkasov has been pursuing a career in Private Equity and Venture Capital and in that capacity he has been deeply involved in the activity of Boards of Directors of numerous portfolio companies. The companies Mr. Cherkasov has been working with vary greatly by industry as well as by geography ranging from pulp&wood and shale oil to non-food retail and FMCG to new materials and electronics and located in Russia, Germany, Italy, Finland and on the US West Coast.
Mr Cherkasov holds a Graduate degree in International Economics from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO-University), Diploma in Company Direction from London Institute of Directors (IoD). He was a Professor at Moscow High School of Economics and London School of Economics (giving lectures on Corporate Finance, Risk Analysis and Microeconomics).