Stas is a Managing Partner of TEC Ventures, an early stage technology venture fund, based in the Silicon Valley, and a Co-Chairman of SVOD (Silicon Valley Open Doors) Conference, a premier conference for entrepreneurs and investors from all over the world. As a serial entrepreneur, Stas co-founded technology-based companies including ChooChee, later acquired by Deutsche Telekom, and Naurs which was acquired by The Boeing Company. Over the years, Stas has consulted and coached over 1,000 businesses on strategy, business development, and venture financing. Stas is also a founder of TEC Club, a network of thousands of high-tech professionals, investors and angels from all over the world, with the headquarters in the Silicon Valley.
Stas holds a Master’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Kiev.