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

Andriy Kozin  linked_in_icon1  facebook-512

General Partner

More than 20 years’ experience in the real estate investments and development.  During this time, the volume of assets under management, including own investments, amounted to more than 200 million Euro in Europe and Ukraine. Member of the Board of CEO Club Ukraine, member of Ukrainian Real Estate Club Supervisory Board and Young Business Club, partner at Foxtrot (Ukraine). Investor in trade, logistics, investment, medical, IT companies. Has an engineering degree, holds an Executive MBA, DBA degree.


Maxim Shkolnick  linked_in_icon1 

General Partner, M&A & Asset Management

More than 15 years’ experience in real estate investments. In 2009 co-founded a real estate brokerage firm which generated €150+ mln in sales. As a real estate investor participated in deals with total exit value of €200+ mln. Founder of – a leading real estate portal in Ukraine. Formerly managing partner at venture capital firm Technobridge, SVP and GM of Viewdle (acquired by Google in 2012). ML in International Law.


Mykola Stetsenko  linked_in_icon1 

Partner, Legal

More than 20 years’ of legal experience. 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. 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).


Oleksandr Romanyshyn linked_in_icon1

Partner, Analytics

15 year real estate experience. Managed Analytics, Valuation and Consulting activities in Ukrainian and international real estate companies. International business development experience, investment transactions execution. Conducted analytical support of transactions totaling $150+ mln. Profound experience in strategies, concepts development and risk analysis of real estate projects. M.Sc. in Intelligent Systems of Decision Making, B.A. in Finance.

Влад Ремень

Vladyslav Remen  linked_in_icon1 

Head of Asset Controlling

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.

Oleksandr Sverlov

Oleksandr Sverlov  linked_in_icon1

Financial Counsel

More than 25 years experience on the senior positions in banks and financial services of companies engaged in trading and investment activities. Diplomas: Engineer of the National Technical University of Ukraine and Master of Banking Administration of the Kyiv National Economic University.

Сергей Сушко

Serhii Sushko  linked_in_icon1

Investment advisor

Experienced investment advisor and asset manager. More than 11 years’ experience in real estate. Worked for industry-leading global real estate company Colliers International as Head of Valuation and Advisory services at Kyiv office for 8 years. Was the Head of asset management of one of the biggest real estate portfolio in Ukraine included 11,500 properties as of 1.2 million sq.m. Skilled in investment analysis, financial modelling and real estate market research. Holds Master’s Degree in Urban Planning from Kyiv National University of construction and architecture.

Оксана Ракова

Oksana Rakova  linked_in_icon1


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 Kyiv 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.

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Vitalii Dmytruk linked_in_icon1

Head of Project Management

More than 7 years of successful work in a real estate maintenance company. The ambitious job change helped explore how all departments work and how they are organized, from project management to financial control of an entire organization with over 600 employees. Carries out control of technical processes, implementation of innovative solutions for the maintenance and reconstruction of all assets of the portfolio. Bachelor’s degree in Economic Cybernetics from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. Master in Finance and Economics from the University of Warsaw.

Yuliana Pravda логотипчик

Head of Financial Controlling

More than 11 years experience in the field of accounting and management accounting, including in international companies. A degree in accounting and audit from Donetsk National Technical University.

Анна Явдонич

Anna Yavdonich логотипчик

Head of Marketing

More than 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. Holds Master’s Degree in Marketing from Kyiv National University of Culture and Arts.

Anna Adikaeva логотипчик

Corporate Secretary

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.