Startupbootcamp Berlin Mentor
Between 1997 and 2012 Semyon started several companies. Before that he was part of the MIT blackjack team and spent several years with his teammates beating casinos around the world (he is the main character in the book Busting Vegas). Since 2012 Semyon focuses full time on his angel investing activities and mentoring young entrepreneurs. His goal is to support and guide young, ambitious people from all walks of life who are motivated to create companies that can make a positive impact on the world. In addition to his angel and entrepreneurial activities he supports causes, including the Carter Center and his own Troublemaker Award. He also serves as a judge for the Mass Challenge.