Meet Igor Pesin -
Igor Pesin

Igor Pesin

Partner and Investment Director Life.SREDA VC


Igor Pesin is a Partner and Investment Director at Life.SREDA VC, a global fintech-focused venture capital fund, headquartered in Singapore. Being responsible at Life.SREDA for the investments throughout their entire life cycle, Igor has executed more than 20 fintech deals across the world – in the US, Europe, CIS and Asia. Some companies, invested by Life.SREDA, are well-know benchmarks in the fintech space: Simple bank (sold to BBVA), Moven, Fidor (sold to BPCE), Anthemis, SumUp, Allset, Rocketbank (sold to Openbank), Lenddo etc. Among 20 investments, Igor executed 7 successful exits through M&As and secondary deals.

- Board/Advisory Board Member at SumUp (Germany), Allset (US), SoftPay/ (Vietnam), Scorista (Russia), Lenddo (US/PH), BAASIS (Singapore), Ayannah (Philippines), Mobikon (India), Yolopay (Singapore)

- From 2017 Igor serves as Managing Director at Life.SREDA’s newly formed Based on Blockchain Fund or BB Fund, dedicated to investments into blockchain-backed startups through equity or tokens.

Previous Igor’s background includes mix of corporate and entrepreneurial experience: 5 years in management consultancy and M&A (Strategy Partners Group, KPMG, IT businesses of JFK System) and 4 years as serial entrepreneur, launching and managing own startups in the e-commerce and tech space.
Igor passed a full-time MBA program in management, finance and investments at SKOLKOVO (US, China, Russia), entrepreneurship and innovations executive program at MIT Sloan (US), holds degrees in math and economics from The Higher School of Economics (Russia).

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