Tim Demchenko

Tim Demchenko
Global Head Private Equity, VTB Capital

In 2008 Tim founded VTB Capital’s Private Equity and Special Situations business as the Managing Director. In 2006 he launched Deutsche Bank’s Private Equity business in Russia/CIS. Previously he worked for major multinational corporations (IBM and Siemens) as a Senior Executive, based in London where he managed multiple corporate investment projects. Prior to that, Tim was an investment officer at TD Capital Partners private equity fund and focused on investments in the TMT sector across Europe and in the US. As the head of VTB Capital’s PE business, Tim built and runs a team of experienced PE professionals, who have completed market leading investments and special situations projects since 2008 in excess of US$ 1bn. He is Member of the Board of Lenta, a leading hypermarket retail chain in Russia, Saint Petersburg Airport Management company and EPAM, a leading IT outsourcing company. Tim holds a Masters in Finance degree from London Business School, a Ph. D. in Economics from the Russian Academy of Sciences Institute of Social and Political Studies and has financial qualifications from CIMA and FSA.