Alexei Beltyukov is a Russian born entrepreneur, businessman and philanthropist. His first ambition was medicine, but decided that was not where his passion was so he switched lanes and found business was a better fit for him. Beltyukov attended INSEAD University and earned a Masters in Business Administration (MBA).
In his pursuit of business he founded several companies including A-Ventures and Endemic Capital. These particular companies are designed to help start-ups and businesses that are struggling. His basic philosophy is it is important to provide help for others who want to start or grow a business. Entrepreneurs and business people are an important aspect of an economic engine. Such enterprises create employment opportunities and products or services. Businesses also provide competition which is a very healthy aspect of business and helps keep the economy in check.
Mr. Beltyukov established A-Ventures to provide financial help to businesses within Russia if they experience a downturn in business and are struggling. Often time, this financial help will help to keep a business afloat and give the owners the necessary opportunity to get the business back on a positive track.
Endemic Capital was born out of Beltyukov’s entrepreneurial spirit. Being an entrepreneur himself and one who did not shy away from establishing a start-up company and building that company until it reached success. Mr. Beltyukov is well aware of the speed bumps and pot holes a start-up will encounter and Endemic Capital is a source of angel funding to help start-up companies reach their own level of success. Such funding not only provides financial help, but it also delivers confidence and the belief that someone believes in their effort and commitment. It is often the nudge an entrepreneur needs to keep going and complete their mission.
In keeping with his entrepreneurial spirit, Beltyukov helped to establish the Russian Alumni Scholarship of INSEAD, his alma mater. The scholarships provide financial support for Russian students accepted at INSEAD. Mr. Beltyukov is a great believer in education and advocates for educational opportunities for everyone. Beltyukov believes education provides one of the best building blocks for a strong foundation for life.