Ltd. (EVU) is a Limited Liability Company organised
under the laws of the Republic of Cyprus in 1998. It has
been managing two funds in Ukraine, EVU I and EVU
II, and is also acting as an exclusive Investment Adviser to
The Ukraine Opportunity Trust PLC, Investment Trust traded on the
London Stock Exchange (ticker UKRO).
EVU Management is licensed by the
Cyprus Stock Exchange Commission to provide fund management and
advisory services. Also Fund Manager is a member of Emerging
Markets Private Equity Association.
All three funds have similar
investment objectives to achieve long-term capital growth primarily
through diversified portfolio of companies incorporated,
headquartered, domiciled, or whose businesses are carried on
primarily in Ukraine.
Euroventures Ukraine seeks to
achieve a long-term capital appreciation by taking significant
stakes in the portfolio companies through negotiated transactions,
while taking an active role to influence their operations and
management with the objective of achieving superior returns. The
company typically aims to realize capital gains on its investments
in four to six years. The investments range from US$ 5
to 20 million of equity and/or quasi equity per
transaction. Larger financing can be arranged through syndication
with other private investment firms, fund investors. Company's
investment interests are broad; however, we are particularly
interested in fast moving consumer goods, distribution,
communications, manufacturing and service businesses.
The day-to-day operations of EVU
are managed in Kyiv by a six-men team consisting of two
Co-Managing partners, Mr. Leslie Hawrylyshyn and Mr. Valeriy
Schekaturov, a partner, Mr. Lyubomyr Vasylyev, an associate
partner, Alexander Petroschuk, an investment
manager, Mr. Vitaliy Myloshyk and a junior investment
manager, Mr. Oleksandr Cheredayko.