Alexey Basov, Deputy General Manager, Investment Director of Russian Venture Company (RVC), told in his interview to Interfax that industrial and corporate venture foundations will be developed in the near future, about the imbalance between “early” and “late” investments and of the prospects of RVC additional capitalization.
Rapidly growing technology companies will find it easier to gain support, in particular, financial, in Russia – Russian Venture Company (RVC) has launched a special digital platform for direct liaising with them.
The fund, established by RVC and Rusnano, plans to invest up to RUB 500 million for creating the digital platform based on the only regional Almazergienbank in Yakutia. The fund does not exclude the further equity investment.
RBV Capital funds (the fund’s investors are the R-Farm and RVC group of companies) and Digital Evolution Ventures (Orbita Capital Partners management company) with the participation of Primer Capital and ExpoCapital funds invested RUB100 million to the artificial intelligence platform in the area of health care Botkin.AI, the development of which company Intellogic is engaged in.