Testimonials

Vinny Smith

Vinny Smith

Founder of BMC
The Runa Capital team has been instrumental at driving several great software success stories. These include SWsoft, Parallels and Acronis. It is likely there will be more to follow.

Jeremy Levine

Jeremy Levine

Partner of Bessemer Venture Partners
Building a successful technology business requires intimate local business knowledge combined with a deep understanding of the global competitive landscape. The Runa Capital team is in a class by itself when it comes to deep experience running some of Russia’s top software companies, and Runa fully appreciates how to build products that satisfy customers both in Russia and well beyond – in the US, Europe and Asia. This unique combination makes Runa a truly special partner for any early stage technology company.

Ravi Jacob

Ravi Jacob

VP and Treasurer of Intel Corporation
Serguei, the founder and senior partner is a highly successful technologist, serial entrepreneur and early stage investor ; his technology savvy and vision will be the driving force for Runa Capital’s incubation efforts and provide them with a competitive edge to identify potential winners…

Mark Zbikowski

Mark Zbikowski

Former MSFT architect, lecturer of Washington University, Parallels adviser
The impressive range of technical expertise, early-stage execution and overall vision provided by Runa is unparalleled for incubation and early stage companies. From Beloussov to Galitsky to Weiss, they will provide Runa with an advantage that few other teams can replicate.

Michael Triplett

Michael Triplett

Partner of Insight Venture Partners
Runa team is a unique combination of IT expertise, investment instinct, operational excellence, experience of international business development and knowledge of local tech industry – absolutely perfect set of competence for early stage tech investments in Russia – Runa is our partner of choice