Mr. Ivanov started his career in Estonia by obtaining a Master's degree in engineering with a specialization in electronics and industrial drives from Tallinn University of Technology and a Master's degree in finance management and business administration from the University of Tartu.
Always being the entrepreneur he channeled his expertise by obtaining an equity stake in SystemTest OU, which provided various businesses industrial and manufacturing applications through the Baltic region and the EU. This company continuously did millions of Euros in annual turnover with globally recognized partners and customers. This business allowed him to expand into over nine countries and gave him access to several additional business opportunities including real estate investment, data management and the oil and gas industry.
The first is Siwatex OU, a private Venture Capital firm and advisory specializing in European, US and Canadian public transactions. Siwatex owns and operates several business in the technology, cosmetic and medical and real estate development sectors. Siwatex is dedicated to the provision of integrated strategic and financial advice to business owners, including M&A, capital raising and capital markets advisory services. We further structure direct investments and specialty opportunities in alternatives.