North Energy Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm focused on energy efficiency, oil & gas and other energy-related technologies. We are highly active and value-added investors with more than 30 years of experience in venture capital industry and strong track record of building successful companies as investors and entrepreneurs in cleantech and new materials sectors. We partner with exceptional teams developing disruptive technologies with global market potential. North Energy Ventures invests globally and has offices in US and Russia.
Ivan served for more than 4 years as Partner at seed stage investing and accelerating firm Atom Partners. Ivan invested several technology companies in energy, instrumentation and IT including Dashboard and Aerogreen. Ivan is a board member at Fidesys and MedPro.
Daniel Shaposhnikov has over 10 years experience in venture capital with IFTI, Foresight Ventures and Synergy VC. As Entrepreneur in residence in AVK Lab, Daniel achieved growth of the company from the prototype stage to global sales of $3M+ in 10 countries. Daniel is an angel investor in several hi-tech companies, among them StopSleep and AT Energy.
Dan has more than 20 years of venture capital and entrepreneurial experience in cleantech industry. Prior to joining NEV he was a c-level executive at US cleantech venture capital firm NGEN Partners with $230m+ AUM and a lead fund partner at $140m+ cleantech fund with German firm Wermuth Asset Management. Dan also co-founded with Nobel laureate Richard Smalley a materials company Carbon Nanotechnologies, acquired by WisePower for $140m after merger with Unidym.
Ilya has over 3 years of experience as investment advisor, manager and entrepreneur. Ilya participated in a number of private equity deals and raised $3M+ in capital to one of his clients. Ilya was a co-founder in a sport related startup which was successfully acquired by a strategic investor. Ilya holds a MMgt degree from the Moscow State University.
Pavel has over 6 years of experience in executive search consulting and investments. Pavel is a co-founder in HR consulting & recruitment company and angel investor in several startups. Pavel is a board member at Nagora Capital that is focused on investments in Metals & Mining.
Pavel holds a BSc degree in economics from the National Research University - Higher School of Economics. Pavel is a member of HSE Career Board.
A Graduate of Gubkin State University of Oil and Gas, Kseniya works on most of oil&gas and energy efficiency deals of North Energy Ventures. She is also the driving force behind G100k, the first Russian oil&gas tech accelerator.
Prior to joining NEV, Kseniya helped develop the $10m+ subsea tieback project in the Sea of Okhotsk for GE Oil&Gas.
She is an honorary scholar of the Russian Economy Fund for creation and development of several social impact projects.
We are looking for early stage companies with disruptive technologies in energy (ex-solar and wind), oil & gas, materials. We are interested in lighting, energy transmission and storage, waste heat recovery, sensors and metering, enhanced oil recovery, hydrofracturing related technologies, drilling systems and pumps, reservoir monitoring, materials and coatings. We like large markets with problems uniquely addressed by technology, experienced management teams, sustainable and scalable business models. We prefer companies with working prototype or clearly-demonstrated proof-of-concept.
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