Gennady Gazin (Affiliate Partner Lindsay Goldberg)
Mr. Gazin is an international businessman, investor and philanthropist.
Gennady is a member of the Supervisory Board of VEON and an Affiliate Partner of Lindsay Goldberg, a New York-based private equity firm focused on long-term partnerships with family-owned enterprises.
From 2007 to 2012 Gennady served as CEO of EastOne, an international investment advisory group. Prior to EastOne, Gennady worked at McKinsey’s New York and Moscow offices. He left as a Senior Partner in charge of the CIS practice. During his 14 year consulting career, he was an active member of the telecommunications practice and advised on a number of corporate transformations for some of the largest Russian and Ukrainian business groups.
Gennady is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Genesis Philanthropy Group, an organisation that supports and launches projects and institutions focused on ensuring that Jewish culture, heritage, and values are preserved in Russian-speaking Jewish communities across the globe. He is also a member of the Planning Committee of Taglit-Birthright Israel, a not-for-profit educational organization that sponsors free ten-day heritage trips to Israel for young adults.
Gennady holds an MBA degree from the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University and an MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.