Government fund of funds
Development institute of the Russian Federation

RVC — is the Russian government’s fund of funds and the development institute of the Russian Federation, one of country’s key tools to create and expand the national innovation system. The company has a wide range of programs to develop Russia’s venture investment market establish educational and organizational services for market players, as well as increase the ability of Russian technology companies to compete in the global marketplace.

RVC’s main objectives are to promote Russia’s venture investment industry, and to take on the role as the project office for the National Technology Initiative (NTI).

  • 26
    RVC-backed funds operating as of 2018
    billion rubles is the total value of RVC-backed funds
  • 22.6
    billion rubles total scope of capital commitments of RVC on establishment of funds
    billion rubles amount of approved investments in portfolio companies in 2016
  • 218
    projects approved for investment by RVC-backed funds
    design companies investments approved by funds with the RVC capital in 2016
  • 17,9
    billion rubles total volume of approved investments in innovation companies during the period of operation
    exits from portfolio companies of RVC-backed funds by the end of 2016
  • 285
    billion rubles total revenue of Russian high-tech fast-developing companies following the results of TechUp-2017 rating
    experts and investors formed their vision of the venture market strategy at the forum "Ecosystem of Innovations-2017"
  • 3 470
    start-ups applied for GenerationS-2017
    NTI technology contests were launched by RVC, the Skolkovo Foundation and the Agency for Strategic Initiatives in 2017
  • 20,000+
    school children applied for the All-Russian Engineering Olympiad organized as part of NTI
    billion rubles the planned amount of three joint venture funds between RVC and the Skolkovo Foundation
  • 50+
    deals were made between GenerationS-2016 start-ups and corporations and investors
    participants came together at VI RVC Investment Forum