13years on the global market
14portfolio companies across North America, CIS countries, and the Middle East
Zafar AzimovChairman of the Board
Zamwell founder, Zafar Azimov is in charge of the fund’s investment strategy and overall management. He manages relationships with co-investors who join deals alongside Zamwell. Mr. Azimov’s area of expertise includes, among others, investment management, investment structuring and M&A deals across USA and CIS countries.
Zafar Azimov graduated from the University of Nebraska, USA.
James started his career as a financial analyst in early stage venture companies. His experience was during the technology explosion of the late 1990s, when he was lucky enough to work with several successful software and internet companies in a variety of different industries.
A friend of his at the time told him he should take his ability to drive strategic change to more traditional industries. In doing so, he has been able to build many great companies in the past 20 years. His three areas of focus are healthcare, food production and distribution, and specialty real estate.
He is a co-founder of A-Companies with an investment portfolio that includes 19 surgical centers all over the United States, 4 hospitals, 5 specialty clinics, post-acute care centers, infill development, medical real estate and several investment funds.
Dmitry KlychkovChief Financial Officer
Mr. Klychkov joined Zamwell in 2012 after the fund’s exit from Arkticservis and Tunaicha fishing companies project where he held the position of CFO.
He is now in charge of financial and management reporting, budgeting and analysis of financial activity of Zamwell group, including the control of financial and management reporting of portfolio companies.
Mr. Klychkov graduated from the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation with a major in Finance and Banking.
Vladimir StartsevInvestment Director
Vladimir joined Zamwell in 2013 as the Investment Director. Mr. Startsev is responsible for monitoring and overseeing current Zamwell portfolio investments as well as analyzing new investment opportunities. Prior to Zamwell Vladimir held the position of investment officer in major investment companies in the US, where he was involved in different stages of the investment, from due diligence, deal structuring, and closing, to the full cycle of portfolio management.
Mr. Startsev graduated from the University of Nebraska.
Anton TurkovData analyst
Anton spearheads the field of data analysis projects at portfolio companies, as well as testing hypotheses related to the Fund’s investment goals. Anton’s main project is to create a common portfolio database and build automated management reports based on BI solutions. Previously, Anton was engaged in building a management accounting system in companies operating on the jewelry market.