Altus Capital declares the appointment of a new investment director

Alexander Semenin was appointed as a new investment director of Altus Capital. Actuality of this position was dictated by ambitious plans for Altus Capital development in the private equity market. Mr. Semenin is responsible for executing M&A, LBO, MBO transactions. Along with the other priority – initiation and selection of transactions for private investment funds, attraction of share and debt financing, including fund raising for venture and infrastructure projects, Mr. Semenin will provide also consulting in business development strategies in different countries, including Russia, CIS countries and European Union.

Alexander held earlier a number of executive positions. Prior to joining Altus Capital Alexander held the position of Deputy Director of M&A department in Softline (one of Top 5 Russian IT companies) where he was responsible for M&A strategy development and implementation of M&A transactions.

Within the period from 2013 to 2016 he held the position of Vice President at NRG Private Equity where he was responsible for the issues of corporate investment appraisal, structuring investments, appraising assets, including highly structured products, and exit procedures. Within the period from 2011 to 2013 he was in the Investment Banking Department of Troika Dialog, a Russian investment company, and a private financial and industrial group.

Alexander Semenin comments: "Altus Capital is notorious for strong expertise in the field of M&A and structuring direct investments. I value highly professional behavior of my colleagues and am glad sincerely of the possibility to join a brilliant team of professionals, with whom we must implement a variety of most interesting projects".