Mr. Igor Shoifot

Mr. Igor Shoifot

Founding Partner

Igor Shoifot has a PhD from the Russian Academy of Sciences, has managed, founded and co-founded Microsoft WebTV's largest gaming site in 1990s, Epsylon Games (72 games), a large photo-sharing site, Fotki.com (25M users in early 2000s) and sold vInternship.com system to Manhattan Institute of Management. He also taught at UC Berkeley, New York University, University of San Francisco and other top schools, and co-developed a Stanford graduate course, "Recreating Silicon Valley". Igor also chaired startup incubators/accelerators in Europe and Asia and consulted ICOs of Sambank and Imperius, consulted numerous large financial institutions and venture funds and spoke at dozens of Silicon Valley, New York and European trade shows, conferenced and startup events. Igor wrote a chapter in "Masters of Corporate Venture Capital" book. He lives in San Francisco.