Our Team


Each member of the CFC Management team is a high-level professional. Together we are an efficient team that is sure to solve any challenge and overcome any obstacle.

Ekaterina Chernova


Founding partner, CEO of CFC Management. Prior to founding the company Ekaterina headed the Finance Department in one of the leading investment groups, had been working for six years in the industrial holding company, Access Industries CIS, LLC, and came through the PwC school.  
Ekaterina has brought 15 years of experience into the company, including experience in M​​&A, tax structuring in Russian and foreign jurisdictions, corporate management and solving a range of issues in financial management of assets and stock holdings. Ekaterina is also responsible for corporate finance.
Graduated from the Faculty of International Economic Relations of the Finance Academy (under the Government of the Russian Federation). In 2012, Ekaterina completed the Executive program in Harvard Business School. She has been a member of ACCA since 2005.
She is a member of IDA (Independent Directors Association).

Kirill Pronin

Investment Director

Kirill has more than 20 years of experience in investments, corporate finance, capital raising, M&A and management of industrial assets.
Kirill is responsible for direct investment in Russia: from developing and searching for new ideas, structuring and closing of respective deals to the strategic management of portfolio companies and ensuring proper return to investors.
Prior to joining the CFC Management, Kirill held the position of Director in the Moscow office of Alvarez & Marsal in the Restructuring department. Kirill's experience also includes work at a private equity fund Varyag Capital and the consulting companies EY and PwC.
Kirill graduated from the Finance Academy (under the Government of the Russian Federation), has a CFA certificate (Chartered Financial Analyst), and has passed the 1st stage of certification of independent directors - Certificate in Company Directorship (Institute of Directors, IoD).

Evgeny Ivanets

INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT (Technology, Internet)

Evgeny is responsible for investments in technology companies in Russia and abroad ranging from the developing of pipeline, structuring and closing of deals to the strategic management of portfolio companies.
Prior to joining the CFC Management Evgeny held the position of the Assistant Vice President at the Russian investment firm, A&NN Investments, Ltd. Evgeny’s experience also includes working in independent investment fund DaVinciCapital Group and consulting company Ernst&Young.
He graduated from the Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics with the MA degree in "Finance and Credit". Evgeny is a CFA charterholder (Chartered Financial Analyst).

Natalya Adamova


Natalya is responsible for tax structuring and tax planning, cash flow management, accounting and financial reporting of companies in different jurisdictions and according to IFRS. She is a highly qualified specialist in the field of international tax and currency legislation.
Natalya had a successful career start in KPMG, was the Head of the IFRS Department in a big real estate development company, and guided the process of budgeting, financial control and reporting in holding companies of different industries.
Natalya holds MA degree in Institutional Economics from the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE).