Vitaly Pruss, President
New York City, USA
Mr. Pruss is responsible for steering and overseeing fund-raising efforts and managing day to day investment relations of TriGlobal. As Founder and Managing partner of a venture capital & advisory firm, TriGlobal Strategic Ventures (TGSV), Vitaly collaborates with all types of private and publicly traded companies to ensure substantial returns and increased transparency between shareholders and management.
An effective investor relations liaison, Vitaly has worked with client both large and small over the course of his many years in the industry. For the last decade, Vitaly has focused on international image development and PR for Russian & Ukranian comanies, to improve their market potential and international investment opportunities.
He has successfully created and developed strategies for companies such as TransNeft, MMK, RosBusinessConsulting, SCM, InterRos, AFK Sistema and KAZ Energy among many others. From 2008 to 2011 Mr. Pruss worked closely with Giuliani Partners, LLC – international consulting company of former New york Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani. Mr Pruss was managing international private equity investments as well as real estate transactions. In adition to the above, Mr. Pruss is currently active as advisor to Forbes & Manhattan, a leading private merchant bank with a global focus on the resouce-based sectors.
Andrey Drobyshev, Managing Partner
Andrey Drobyshev has had a successful career in both business and public service. He began his professional career in the Metallurgy sector in his native Chelyabinsk region. In the period between 1995 and 2002, Mr. Drobyshev headed a number of the largest enterprises in the Southern Ural, including Magnitogorsk Steel and Wire Works, Satka Metallurgical Works, Kusa Machine-building Plant and other enterprises. From 2000 to 2005, Andrey Drobyshev occupied the position of the Deputy of Legislative Assembly of Chelyabinsk region, where he headed the Committee for information policy, regulations, mandates and ethics.
Over the past 8 years, Andrey Drobyshev has focused his business activities on strategic planning for international companies. He is a founding partner of TriGlobal Strategic Ventures, and a co-owner of several companies in the Russian Federation. Mr. Drobyshev maintains strong relations with regional and municipal governments in Russia and is a valuable asset to TGSV’s team.
Jeffrey Berman, Managing Partner
Washington DC, USA
Jeffrey Berman has a background in venture capital, finance, marketing, and Real Estate development. Mr. Berman has held positions in various capacities at Generation Three Venture Capital, where he was responsible for engaging established venture capital firms in an effort to raise capital for university-age/university-based entrepreneurs. He has also been involved with BECO Management, one of the Washington DC area’s largest privately held real estate development firms, as a Marketing and Acquisitions associate; and Delta Communications as a financial analyst.
In addition to TGSV, Mr. Berman also maintains partnership in Berman Enterprises, a 60-year-old Washington DC area real estate development company. Mr. Berman holds degrees in Finance and General Business from the Stern School of Business at New York University.