Edward Shenderovich

Edward Shenderovich
Managing Director, Kite Ventures

Edward Shenderovich is currently the Managing Director of Kite Ventures, a Moscow-based early stage venture fund. Prior to this, he was one of the founding executives and Head of Strategic Development at SUP, a Moscow-based online media company, which runs LiveJournal.com, Gazeta.ru, and other leading Russian media brands. Prior to joining SUP, Edward was the CEO of Quantum Art, a content management software company, which he co-founded. Before Quantum Art, Edward worked at Silicon Valley Bank as the Industry Analyst in Communications and Online Services.

Edward is a fellow and a professor of business modeling at Universit√° Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Italy, and a board member of Ixtens, an online commerce integrator closely affiliated with Amazon.com. Edward graduated from University of California, Berkeley.


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