Executive Director, Moscow Seed Fund
MIT REAP Team Moscow’s focus is on the metropolitan area of Moscow. MGIMO University and the Agency for Strategic Initiatives are the backbone organizations. Other stakeholders include Moscow Seed Fund, Young Professional Agency for Strategic Initiatives, Skolkovo Investor Club, and Nanocenter Dubna.
Social progress and economic prosperity as a collective measure of development in a region.
Innovation-Driven Entrepreneurial Ecosystems are regional environments that effectively support startups focused on addressing global markets based on technological, process or business model innovation.
Ability to develop new to the world innovations from inception through to the market.EXPAND ALL
-Nature of established companies in region
-Funding for research
-Intellectual property policy
-Technology transfer and collaboration policy
-Pool of innovators
-Education in tech and commercialization
Ability to start and build new to the world businesses from inception to maturity.EXPAND ALL
-Government, corporate and consumer demand for new products and services
-Pool of entrepreneurs
-Quality of entrepreneurial education
-Accessibility of entrepreneurial capital (government, private, equity, debt, grants)