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Alexander Zhurba


Managing Director & Co-Founder at Genezis Capital

Alexander is investment professional and entrepreneur with more than 7 years of experience in IT & media startups and venture capital (including seed stage). Mr. Zhurba is the person behind one of the best Russian Startup Accelerators – TexDrive. In 2011 Alexander became a co-founder and CEO of TexDrive.

Alexander is ex-CEO of StartupIndex (investment agency which provides a full range of analytical services for active investors in IT, Internet and New Media projects in Russia and CIS countries) and ex-CEO of Roiber Internet holding with daily traffic of over 200k unique users. In Roiber Internet Holding Alexander managed a captive seed fund. He also serves on a selection Committee of Fasie.ru - the leading Grant Fund for high-tech projects and is an acting member of selection committee of IT Parks in Kazan and Naberezhniye Chelni. Alexander is a co-founder of several startups. Alexander has strong top-level networking in CIS VC&PE. Among other Alexander’s skills and competencies are venture investments, private equity, consulting, startup management, market research, due diligence and business analysis.