Chief Executive Officer
Russian Direct Investment Fund
Kirill Dmitriev is Chief Executive Officer of Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) with capital under management of US$ 10 billion. Prior to RDIF Mr. Dmitriev was President of Icon Private Equity, the leading private equity fund in Eastern Europe with over US$ 1 billion under management. Prior to establishing Icon, Kirill was Co-Managing Partner and CEO of Delta Private Equity Partners, the leading private equity fund in Russia. He also worked as a consultant with McKinsey & Company in Los Angeles, Moscow and Prague. Kirill completed a number of successful investments including the sale of DeltaBank to General Electric, DeltaCredit Bank to Societe Generale, CTC Media shares to Fidelity Investments, National Cable Networks to Basic Element, Compulink to three investment funds, TV3 to Profmedia and NTC to Bank Rossiya. From 2005-2006, he served as the Chairman of the Russian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association. He holds a BA in Economics with Honors and Distinction from Stanford University and an MBA with High Distinction (Baker Scholar) from the Harvard Business School.