Ruslan Babaev
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Ruslan Babaev is Co-Chief Executive Officer at Renaissance Capital. Mr. Babaev is responsible for driving the business performance of the Firm, with a focus on revenue generating initiatives by increasing sales efforts and widening the Firm’s product range, assessing new opportunities and facilitating Renaissance Capital’s entry into new markets.
Anna Vyshlova
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Anna Vyshlova is Co-Chief Executive Officer at Renaissance Capital. Mrs. Vyshlova focuses on developing and strengthening the Firm’s infrastructure and ensuring a seamless alliance between different businesses, regions and support groups to expand cross-firm collaboration and facilitate new client opportunities.
Anthony Simone
Anthony Simone is President at Renaissance Capital. Prior to that, Mr. Simone served as Acting Chief Executive Officer from May 2016 – April 2017. As President, Mr. Simone focuses specifically on Renaissance Capital’s international footprint and is responsible for client engagement, regulatory, governance and other corporate matters.
Christophe Charlier
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Christophe Charlier re-joined Renaissance Capital as Chairman of the Board of Directors in April 2017.
Elena Grishina
Chief Financial Officer and Global Head of Human Resources
Mrs. Grishina is responsible for all the firm’s global finance functions, as well as investor relations, internal audit and human resources.
James Friel
Global Head of Investment Banking
James Friel is Global Head of Investment Banking overseeing all investment banking activities at the Firm.
Maxim Arefyev
Head of Russia Investment Banking
Maxim Arefyev leads the origination and execution of M&A, equity and debt capital markets transactions in the Russia & CIS space, across consumer, retail, agriculture and other sectors.
Toby Mannock
Head of Africa Investment Banking
Toby Mannock is Head of the Investment Banking Africa team at Renaissance Capital. Mr. Mannock created the Metals & Mining Africa sector team and led it from new business unit to top league tables.