Ivan Gorshunov
Amsterdam, Netherlands


PRODUCT: Management, DESIGN: UX / Interaction, PRODUCT: Development


Born in Belarus but live in Moscow, Russia. Professor in National Research University Higher School of Economics in Moscow, teaching digital product marketing to master students. Used to work at Google, Veeam, top mobile app developers as a product manager/CPO. 10+ years experience in the field. Used to work in startups and with startups, was a cofounder of hand.ai/dbrain.ai, the startup got 10 mln$ at a seed round and is alumni of YCombinator. In 2017-18 was a managing partner in a Russian VC fund, in 2019 sold my share. Right now working as a managing director responsible for digital products in the second largest bank in Russia. "I am passionate about mobile apps, technologies and communities. I believe that an individual can influence the whole ecosystem. I've been mentoring startups already for 4 years." Fun fact: After school was working as a lumberjack and later worked on ships in the Arctic Ocean. Another fun fact: I collect old electric guitars