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«The key to good decision making is not knowledge. It is understanding. We are swimming in the former. We are desperately lacking in the latter»Malcom Gladwell, American journalist

Managing Director

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Mr Chigirev is responsible for Arbat Capital's strategy on the global financial markets, focusing on the energy and IT sectors. He oversees the Arbat Technology Fund, which invests in mobile communication and platform technologies, alternative energy, energy-saving and information technologies. Investments are selected from the best opportunities across the globe, principally names publicly traded on US exchanges.

Prior to joining Arbat Capital in 2012, Mr Chigirev was in charge of algorithmic trading at the I2BF Securities venture fund. He was also a deputy director of the Alternative Strategies Fund at I2BF. From 2008-2009, he was a consultant with McKinsey and Company.

A physicist by training, Mr. Chigirev studied at the University of Chicago and Princeton University in the U.S., and Cambridge University in the U.K.