Alexander Tamas

Alexander Tamas

Founding Partner, VY Capital

Biography

Alexander Tamas is the Founder and Founding Partner of Vy Capital. Mr. Tamas served at DST Global. He was a Partner at Mail.ru Group since 2008. He served as a Managing Director at Mail.ru Group from 2010 to April 6, 2011. He established a presence for DST in London from where he spearheaded some of DST’s international efforts. Prior to DST, he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs, where he was responsible for numerous technology and Internet IPOs in Europe and Russia, mergers and acquisitions in the Internet and software sectors and fundraisings for high-growth companies across Europe. Before Goldman Sachs, he co-founded Arma Partners and helped to build it to one of Europe’s leading independent technology M&A advisory firms with a presence in London and Silicon Valley. He has worked in the Internet industry full time since 2002. He served as an Associate of Arma Partners LP. He serves on the Board of Forticom and Mail.ru. Mr. Tamas holds a B.A. from the Catholic University of Eichstaett and an M.A. in Business, Finance and Accounting from the Goethe University, Frankfurt.