Ilya Golubovich is the founding partner of I2BF Global Ventures, a New York based venture capital group focused on early stage technology investments with $400 million under management.
I2BF’s portfolio includes over 30 companies working in cleantech, biotechnology, materials science, IT and space technology sectors.
He is a member of the board of directors of Nesscap Energy, the leading producer of ultracapacitors; Dauria Aerospace, Russia’s first private space company; Solix Biosystems, a Colorado-based biotechnology corporation focused on micro-algae research and cultivation; and Primus Power, a Silicon Valley based developer and producer of advanced flow batteries. Ilya’s investment portfolio includes Planetary Resources, a Seattle-based space exploration company involved in prospecting and mining of near earth asteroids.
Mr. Golubovich is also a member of the Venture Advisory Council and Mentorship Board of the Skolkovo Foundation as well as the Advisory Council of the Physics and Astronomy Department of Johns Hopkins University.
He formerly worked at the Energy Department of the London office of Louis Dreyfus in commodity trading and as a project manager at the Siberian Internet Company (Sibintek). He holds an industrial engineering degree from Stanford University.