24 Feb 2016 Andrey Kolodyuk by Ciklum Andrey Kolodyuk is a serial entrepreneur and venture capital investor. Mr. Kolodyuk started his entrepreneurial career in New York in 1992, and eventually has founded and built over 10 companies in IT, telecom, internet and media with USD 1 billion total revenue. In August 2014, Andrey has initiated the Ukrainian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (UVCA) and in November 2014, he was elected as its Chairman. Andrey Kolodyuk was elected as the Young Global Leader (from Ukraine) of the World Economic Forum in 2008. He is also the founder and managing partner of the AVentures Capital fund, focused on the global market early-stage IT and web-related projects with the Ukraine- and CEE-based technology teams. Mr. Kolodyuk graduated Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, studied law at Kyiv National University and holds PhD in “Political Culture and Ideology”.