International entrepreneurial team with deep senior level involvement in all real estate project phases and elements – sourcing, analytics, risk management, private equity, development, structuring, due diligence, leasing, facility management, disposition
Legal and asset management experience of principals emphasizes real estate value creation
20+ year experience in real estate investments and development. Assets under management including personal investments amount to more than 200 million € in Western Europe and Ukraine. Member of the Board of CEO Club Ukraine, member of Ukrainian Real Estate Club Supervisory Board and partner at Foxtrot (Ukraine). Formerly shareholder at Kleba Invest SA (Poland), managing partner at Millenium Capital investment fund’s development projects. Founded a number of investment, trading, logistics, medical, IT companies. Holds Engineer’s degree and Executive MBA, DBA degree.
10+ year experience in real estate investments. In 2009 co-founded a Ukrainian real estate brokerage firm which generated €150+ mln in sales. As a real estate investor participated in deals with total exit value of €25+ mln. Founder of Address.ua – a leading real estate portal in Ukraine. Formerly a shareholder at Kleba Invest SA (Poland). Formerly managing partner at venture capital firm Technobridge, SVP of Viewdle (acquired by Google in 2012). ML in International Law.
Operational Partner, Legal
A Managing Partner at Avellum Partners. Primary focus is mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, private equity, real estate and restructurings. Formerly – a partner at the Kyiv office of international law firm Baker & McKenzie. Leading lawyer in Ukraine for Capital Markets and Mergers and Acquisitions. Mykola’s team participated in the largest transactions on Ukrainian real estate market – Ocean Plaza, Karavan Real Estate Ltd., Sky Mall, etc. Master of Laws degree from universities in Ukraine and USA. Admitted to practice law in Ukraine and the State of New York (USA).
Operational Partner, Analytics
10+ year real estate experience. Managed Analytics, Valuation and Consulting activities in Ukrainian and international real estate companies. Conducted analytical support of investment transactions totaling $100+ mln. Profound experience in strategies and concepts development of real estate projects. M.Sc. in Intelligent Systems of Decision Making, B.A. in Finance.
Czech citizen with 15+ years of real estate experience focusing on investment, asset management, property and facility management, brokerage, project management, technical due diligences and consulting. Real estate management experience across CEE markets. Expert on costs optimization. Formerly a Managing Director at a Czech branch of Doughty Hanson & Co Real Estate and RUSTLER Property Services CZ.
Has over 10 years of experience in real estate consultancy firms. Prior to joining Focus Fund was running commercial real estate services line in one of the leading Ukrainian real estate brokerage firm. Earlier was the head of office brokerage department in the Ukrainian office of CBRE. Vladyslav Remen obtained a degree in History from Eastern Ukrainian State University. He also holds the Master Degree in public administration management from Eastern Ukrainian State University.
More than 15 years of experience in the field of finance in the agro-industrial complex, production, trade, investment activities on the positions of deputy financial director, senior financial controller, internal auditor, chief accountant, financial director. Large experience in organizing the financial function of a group of companies, accounting and reporting methodology, IFRS reporting and Big4 audit process, internal audit, controlling, planning and budgeting, Due Diligence in the process of acquiring companies. Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Finance) of Kyiv National Economic University.
More than 15 years of work experience in PR. Worked in the press service of a political party, on the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Committee on Human rights, was the head of the press service of the State Committee for Technical Regulation and Consumer Policy of Ukraine. Developed and implemented PR-strategies for private companies in areas of real-estate, technical documentation, protection of consumer rights and IT. Graduated from Kharkiv National University (Historical faculty) and later Kiev International University (Law faculty). Obtained a certificate “Press-secretary and media communications specialist” from Berlin Academy of Free Press. Had an internship at PBN company.
15+ year of legal experience in top Ukrainian law firms (Arzinger, Eterna Law) and transnational corporation (TNK-BP), supporting real estate, construction and land law issues, infrastructure and energetics. Focus on Due Diligence, investments structuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Antitrust law. Head of Real Estate and Construction Committee with Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA) since 2011 till now. Honors diploma in law from Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University.
Over 10 years experience in Finance (Banks, Leasing, Investments). Finance Manager with a focus on budgeting, reporting, liquidity management, controlling, optimization and restructuring process, automation, assessment of the investment projects, Due Diligence. Extensive working experience in the sphere of economics, finance, accounting, management including operations of company/asset purchases, sales, leases and liquidation. Master in Finance and Master in Project Management (MPM.).
More than 5 years research and consultancy experience. Has broad experience in analytics and consulting in commercial real estate in Ukraine and in Knowledge Management. Formerly Associate Director at DTZ Ukraine (now Cushman&Wakefield Ukraine). Andrii obtained Master’s Degree in Economics and Enterprise from Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University (Ukraine).
5+ years experience in real estate marketing. Has experience in developing successful projects and implementing long-term marketing strategies. Controls marketing activities of all portfolio assets, including improving the effectiveness of marketing communications and implementing effective marketing solutions in the management of shopping centers.
Provides technical support to the Czech properties. Yuriy is a graduate of Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture. Faculty of Automation of Construction Production. The diploma is convalidated by the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic. Has a working experience in civil engineering in the Czech Republic.
As Corporate Secretary provides general corporate secretarial duties and ensures that the Fund’s corporate governance and statutory obligations are met and are up to date. Anna has an honors degree in International law from Institute of International relations Kyiv Taras Shevchenko National University.