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).

  • 21
    RVC-backed funds operating as of 2016
    RUB billion is the total value of RVC-backed funds
  • 3
    new funds created with RVC capital in 2015
    RUB billion is the total (declared) value of new RVC-backed funds in the form of IPA in 2015
  • 194
    projects approved for investment during RVC’s operations
    exits from portfolio companies as at the end of 2015
  • 44.4
    USD million is the total value of RVC-backed portfolio company funds in 2015
    growth in revenue of RVC-backed portfolio company funds
  • 4,237
    applications for participation in GenerationS-2016
    participants from 35 regions of Russia have gone through educational and consulting activities in 2015
  • 800
    regional startups gained access to unique lectures about technological enterprise, experts and mentors
    private investors participated in educational events
  • 25+
    mass media outlets covering the theme of innovative enterprise and venture business received support in 2015
    participants from events in programs promoting innovation activities

  • 05.12.2016 — 06.12.2016
    The III Annual Forum of the regional innovation infrastructure "Innovation Ecosystem", organized by RVC in association with GVA, will take place on 5-6 December 2016 in Krasnaya Polyana in the Hotel Radisson Rosa Khutor.
  • 09.11.2016, Izvestia
    The Expert Gulnara Bikkulova speaks on business angel investment and why it is worth developing in Russia
  • 09.12.2016 — 11.12.2016
    Hackathon participants together with the experts in the field of data analysis and artificial intelligence will conduct research and implement projects in the field of education and its personalization based on real data.
  • 12.12.2016
    On 12 December RVC organizes the Tech Days MINING event, dedicated to the new technologies of processing of metals and mining.