Director, Intel Capital Moscow
Igor Taber is a Director at Intel Capital’s Moscow office. He joined Intel Capital in 2008 to reestablish Intel Capital presence in the region. He focuses on investments in consumer internet, ecommerce, enterprise software, mobile and digital media in Russia and CIS countries.
He has invested and serves on the boards as observer or director of kupiVIP (ecommerce), Ozon (ecommerce), Altergeo (mobile) ,DeNovo (enterprise data center and cloud provider), Rock Flow Dynamics (enterprise software). He also invested and served on the board of Sapato (online footwear retail) before it was acquired by Ozon. Igor serves on the Board of Russia Venture Capital Association.
Igor joined Intel in 2001 and worked in US, German and Russian offices in number of operations, product management and business development roles. Prior to Intel Capital, Igor was Director for Business Development in Intel WiMAX Group where he led deal structuring and negotiations with Sprint Nextel which resulted in Sprint’s initial commitment to WiMAX for its 4G network. He was also Chief of Staff to VP and GM of Intel WiMAX group. Early in his career he was in product management defining Intel next generation optical and communication products.
Igor has MBA from Wharton Business School and Computer Engineering degree from University of Kansas.