Prior to Talis, Kirill co-founded a content marketing startup and worked at UBS in Hong Kong focusing on APAC Equities. Kirill led our investments in Zyper, Seqera, SoWork, IMMO, PortalOne, FCF, Reedsy, and Laced.
Originally from Moscow, Kirill grew up in Prague, Czech Republic and graduated from The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Kirill got his first PC in 2002 – in return, his parents were faced with a $2k Internet bill for Kirill’s downloading of Counter Strike 1.5 and Naruto wallpapers. 20 years on, Kirill is still an avid gamer, a supporter of esports team Sentinels, a sneaker collector and an anime enthusiast.