SID Venture Partners is the first unique Ukrainian high-technology venture capital firm established by IT experts for IT geeks, focusing on investments into early-stage technology startups to fund the future

Why SID Venture Partners?

13 Ukrainian IT Tech Executives as General Partners
4 Acting CEOs, 2 CTOs, 2 CBDOs and 1 CFO/Legal


We are industry agnostic, though we do prefer some spaces more than others: deep tech, b2b, blockchain, fintech, automotive


We invest in early-stage tech companies (pre-seed, seed)

Geo: global tech companies with
Ukrainian & CEE founders

Average ticket size: $300K

Strong opportunities for raising money and scaling business through a worldwide network of 200+ service business customers in 11 countries

Personal full-cycle GP’s lead of each investment
Industry experts LP counsel to participate in decisions

Who we are

10 Countries
2000 Employees
TOP tier Customers: Volvo, IKEA, Verizon, Scania
TOP 15 in IT Company in Ukraine
TOP 3 HR Brand In Ukraine

250+ Blockchain experts

Successful exit of the blockchain product company in 2021

Analytics and Machine learning without coding. $1.5M+ raised, the only UA startup in the Y Combinator W21 batch.

A novel cyber security solution
Billions of prevented threads daily
Best startup of 2019 in Baltimore

$12B valuation
New blockchain paradigm

Investment Team

3 teams of corporate executives from high-end tech companies empowered by outstanding entrepreneurs acting as advisors to scale and grow portfolio companies.

Dmytro Vartanian

Managing General Partner

Co-Founder at Sigma Software and Clean.io 17+ years CFO in IT, certified lawyer. Manages 14 companies in 9 jurisdictions.

Valery Krasovsky

General Partner

CEO and Co-Founder at Sigma Software — $300M+ IT-Service business, Co-Founder of Clean.io, Co-Head at EBA IT Committee, Co-Founder at Sigma Software Labs, Board Member at Ideasoft, KhNURE.

Andriy Lazorenko

General Partner

CEO and Co-Founder at Ideasoft, Board Member and Co-Founder at Global Ledger protocol. 2 exits of Service and Product companies during 2021. Ex-Agrieye, Ex-Concepter.

Anton Vaisburd

General Partner

CEO and Co-Founder at Datrics, backed by YC. Partner at blockchain and fintech company 4ire. Co-founder of “Fizmatik” school, former IB at Barclays. Built EMEA data science team at SoftServe.

Illia Polosukhin

General Partner

Co-founder of NEAR Protocol with $12B market cap — decentralized developer’s platform. Ex-researcher and engineering manager at Google Research.

Peter Kolomiets

General Partner

CBDO & Co-Founder at Ideasoft. CFO & Co-Founder at Global Ledger with 10+ years of experience in managing teams of 100+ people. Founder and Ex-CEO at Digital Marketing Agency “Marketers”. 2 exits of Service and Product companies during 2021. Former IDF officer who served in Israeli special forces.

Kirill Kirikov

General Partner

CTO and Co-Founder at Datrics, backed by YC.
Partner & Co-Founder, ex-CTO at blockchain and fintech company 4ire.
Principal Architect with 13+ years in IT, released more than 100 apps.

Oleksiy Stoletny

General Partner

Managing Director at Sigma Software US, Co-Founder, and CTO at Clean.io. MSc in Computer Science, Inventor on four issued U.S. Patents.

German Stogniiev

General Partner

CTO and Co-Founder at Ideasoft. Co-Founder at Global Ledger protocol. Blockchain lead at Orderly. 2 exits of Service and Product companies during 2021. Ex-Agrieye.

Veronica Korzh


Co-founder of WOD Insight — AI fitness platform for CrossFit and HIIT athletes, General partner at Sigma Software Labs. Sales executive and expert in the engineering teams management.

Vlad Beck

General Partner

Board Member and Co-founder at Sigma Software, Chairman of European Business Association IT Committee. Co-Founder and CEO at Black Snow Games. Ph.D. in Project Management.

Volodymyr Chyrva

General Partner

Co-founder and Managing Partner at Sigma Software, Co-founder at Lviv Tech Angels. 15+ years experience in strategic management

Vladyslav Polikarpov

Vladyslav Polikarpov

General Partner

Board Member and Co-founder at IdeaSoft, Co-Founder at Global Ledger protocol.
6+ years of experience in operations, managing teams of 130+ people
Blockchain developer, GameTech expert

Galyna Isakiv

Head of Portfolio & Operations

Startup evangelist and strategist with 11+ years in management and communications. Former IT Committee Lead of the American Chamber of Commerce with 6 years of policymaking and advocating the interests of 60+ global tech giants. LL.M. in European Law at Stockholm University.


Mykhailo Sapiton

Analyst/Communications Lead

Technology writer with 7+ years in journalism and analysis. Former Deputy Editor-in-Chief at Forbes Ukraine, responsible for Best Startups, Midas List, and top R&D centers rankings. Previously – leading investigative journalist at AIN.UA, the most prominent Ukrainian tech media. Venture capital enthusiast

Daria Yaniieva


Investment Director at Sigma Software
Labs – venture vehicle of Sigma Software Group with $1,4M invested in 15 portfolio companies.

SID Fund I Investments

Platform for digital art assets, bringing a perfect match of legal & tech infrastructure on a rapidly growing market of immersive experiences. V-Art combines NFT marketplace and IP rights to trade & manage digital assets with SaaS to virtual galleries and AR for users from 90+ countries.


Platform matching businesses with designers.
YC alumni. More than 900+ clients: Natural Capital Exchange, Reface, People.ai, Restream.


Financial management tool for SMEs providing access to business analytics for users even without a financial background. Integrations with 2000+ banks and invoicing tools. 1500+ companies from 12 countries.


A daily companion for people with ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) that helps them stay productive, calm, and get dopamine. Numo uses life-gamification, rewards, accountability community, executive function coaching, and cognitive behavioral therapy to get ADHD treatment to the next level.


Programmable blockchain and developer platform, allowing developers and entrepreneurs to build decentralized applications, which are more secure and resilient than today’s web, and let users retain control of their data and value.


Text-to-video platform allows building customized Al videos with a presenter using only text without expensive equipment and software in 69 languages. Partnering with Nvidia, Amazon, Thinkific, Microsoft



Online pets insurance service according to a simplified procedure.


Permissionless, decentralized exchange protocol and modular ecosystem built on NEAR, providing competitive solutions in terms of trading speed, market-leading order execution and minimal fees than any current decentralized solution.



The Breakfast is a new type of social app that allows people to simply meet and talk over breakfast — to form any kind of relationship, without a transactional element at its core


Propertymate (NewHomesMate) helps homebuyers to search, compare, and buy new construction homes. The platform aims to digitize and simplify the new construction transaction process by matching buyers with home builders.



An AI-driven no-code data integration platform that reduces time and cost for data projects. Using the product saves business up to 80% of time spent on data-related processes — far more efficient than doing it manually.



Next-gen e-commerce service that makes pharma products more affordable with a great delivery experience for everyone. Serving more than 800 000+ happy customers in 4 countries.


Deep Tech startup from Reface app founders that developed the first-ever one-shot neural 3D geometry representation pipeline. It takes 3D processing to the next level and enables in-game physics optimizations, graphics improvement, and 3D content generation. Supported by Nvidia, integrated with Unity3D and Unreal Engine.


Input Soft

Web-based solutions suite that is aimed at improving the quality of passenger and airline services, reducing labor costs, and optimizing technological processes during ground handling operations.



Haiqu is at the forefront of developing innovative software solutions that enhance the performance of quantum processors, enabling the extraction of value from the current generation of quantum hardware.



AiSDR is an AI-powered tool that fully automates the work of a sales development representative (SDR): prospecting, prospect nurturing, lead qualification, and more. Backed by Y Combinator.


Respeecher applies deep learning to do speech processing for a spectrum of B2B markets, easily converting voices for filmmakers, game developers, and other content creators. Trusted by Lucasfilm, Sony, Deezer and more.


Media Spotlight

SID Venture Partners tops the list of the most active VC funds operating in Ukraine

SID Venture Partners is a company of founders investing in founders

Ukraine’s most prolific early-stage investor


Investing in tech startups as experts in technology