Igor is a Board Member and advisor with 25 years of experience in commodities and investment markets such as Russia, CIS, Angola, Nigeria, Mauritania, Rwanda, Kenya, Uganda, Mozambique and Benin. With his vast experience fostering business relationships in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), Igor advises St. Gotthard Fund Management AG on all matters linked to the region. In recent years, Igor held senior executive positions in a PE Fund with USD 3 billion under management. His key responsibilities were connected to deal origination and business development of projects in infrastructure, mining, healthcare, hospitality and agriculture in SSA. Igor previously held executive positions at Glencore including heading the Moscow regional office. He has substantial on location experience in various African countries and has been an investor in SSA for several decades.