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

Managing 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 

Partner, M&A & Asset Management

15+ year 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 €100+ 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

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).


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.

Martin Kyhos

Martin Kyhos  linked_in_icon1 

Asset Manager

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.

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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 Kiev National Economic University of Ukraine.

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Kateryna Tolpa

Chief Financial Officer

Kateryna has a vast experience in various investment projects – production, development.  More than 10 years of experience in senior positions in financial services of companies, including international ones. MBA diploma from Wisconsin International University (USA) in Ukraine.

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Serhii Sushko  linked_in_icon1

Investment advisor

Serhii is experienced investment advisor and asset manager. He has more than 11 years’ experience in real estate. He had been working 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. Serhii is 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.

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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 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.

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Stanislav Gerasymenko linked_in_icon1

General Counsel

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.

Yuliana Pravda логотипчик

Head of Financial Controlling

More than 11 years experience in the field of accounting and management accounting, including in international companies.

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Oksana Bohdan логотипчик

Head of Accounting

More than 10 years experience in the sphere of economics and accounting (Trade, Logistics, Investments).

Анна Явдонич

Anna Yavdonich логотипчик

Head of Marketing

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.

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.