Portfolio Construction and Co-Invest

Every Investment Within Broader Portfolio Context


  • Investments approximately 25% of capital in 25-35 companies over the 4-year investment period, with ~10-12 new investments made each year
  • Allocation of the remaining capital to follow-on rounds 2% management fee, 20% carry


Disciplined Approach to Early-Stage Investing & Ownership Percentage

Average size of first investment check in a company is $100,000 to $500,000, in line with

Fund’s focus on late seed and early A rounds:


  • Average pre-money valuation at initial investment is ~ $3-20 million, consistent with Funds’s strategy
  • Investments at pre-money valuations generally up to $3-5 million
  • The importance of maintaining a meaningful ownership percentage is on exit outcomes, (at least 1~10% at initial investment, with the ability to follow-on beyond our pro rata)


Ample Co-Investment Opportunity

Co-investment opportunity to suitable limited partners on a no-fee/no-carry basis


Target Industries

Energy Storage & Efficiency

Oil & Gas

Renewable Energies

Smart Grid

Green Energy

Smart Energy

Smart, Green & Efficient

Buildings & Cities

Drone appliances

Logistics & Transportation

AI services

Smart&Green City


Social media



Education Technology

Construction Tech


3D printings & materials

Digital Twins

Computer Vision & Sensors

AI applications

AR/VR Technology

Smart Environment

Industry 4.0

Investment Approach – Key Factors





Our Team

Nickolai Guzakov

Founding Partner


20+years of entrepreneurial experience Serviceline (ISP), NPO RAPIRA (wireless telecom

equipment), Ecotelecom (ISP), RDP.RU (telecom equipment), NCRE.RU (IOT, Smart


Successful sale of the own company to the major strategic telecom company

13 years of experience as a private investor in public markets

6 years of experience of investments in early-stage startup as a business angel

Vlad Zhumak

Senior Investment

Advisor, CFA


10 years of experience as financial and investment analyst with exposure in pharma, medical

devices and real estate industries

As a part of the M&A team at Catella IM Benelux, fulfilled a market research and identified target names for real estate acquisitions within BeNeLux region and supported deal execution process

Paul Aver

Managing Partner


2 years served as a Managing Director at Zamzam, Fintech Startup Platform for labour migrants

7 year as an Investment Director at VTB Capital Private Equity in Moscow focusing on deals’ origination,

market research, due diligence and fund raising with 3 IPOs and roll out of Burger King master franchise

Sergey Nikulin

Founding Partner


20+ years of entrepreneurial experience: Serviceline (ISP), NPO RAPIRA (wireless telecom

equipment), Ecotelecom (ISP) and RDP.RU (telecom equipment)

Successful sale of 2 companies to the investors

CEO of RDP Innovations with rich management experience including fund raising, build up of corporate management procedures, business development


NuVX Capital Investment LLC

Attn: Paul B. Aver

Investment Director, Partner Sheikh Zayed Rd, DIFC Dubai, UAE

(971) 56 191 67 01




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