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Russia’s Consummate Connector

Sasha Galitsky, a scheduled speaker at DLD Moscow, a conference taking place May 27-29,  is one of the most influential persons in the Russian tech industry. A a tech pioneer, serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and consummate connector, on any given day you might find him in the Kremlin or hanging out at Eric Schmidt’s office

How Technology and Venture Capital Are Transforming Russia

In late March Bessemer Venture Partners became the first tier-one investment firm to partner with the Skolkovo Foundation, a Russian government-financed technology and innovation hub on the outskirts of Moscow.It is unlikely to be the last. A key part of Russia’s ambitious bid to transform from a resource-intensive economy to one based an innovation is