DaVinciCapital, the managing company of DaVinciPre-IPO fund established with capital from RVC, took first place in the category "Best Private Equity Investments Team" in 2017 at PREQVECAAwards.
The awarding ceremony was held as part of a prestigious event — the ninth annual Russian private equity congress PREQVECA visited by more than 100 participants from leading private equity funds, legal and consulting firms. PREQVECA is an analytical website concerned with private equity sector in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries.
This award has become a well-deserved recognition of Da Vinci Capital's contribution to the private equity industry in Russia and development of portfolio companies at international scale.
The Russian Venture Company has become an anchor investor for Da Vinci Pre-IPO Fund. Fund II and Pre-IPO Fund form a structure of parallel funds and carry out joint investments in innovative mid-cap companies in sectors where the DVC team has considerable experience and expertise: financial infrastructure and technology, business and IT services and consumer sector.
DVC's portfolio companies include an electronic platform for B2B Centre procurement activities; a debt collection agency "First Collector's Bureau"; a broker focused on high-frequency trading, "ITI Group"; ETF platform and ITI hedge funds; Softline, a global supplier of IT solutions.
The management of Da Vinci Capital is fully engaged in the development of the capital market infrastructure in Russia through the activities by the Coordination Council for the Development of the Innovations Market and Moscow Stock Exchange Investments.