Vartan Minasyan has lead Kaspersky Lab’s Center for Investment and Innovation since its launch in 2015. He is responsible for coordinating the company’s work with cybersecurity startups and accelerators around the globe.
Vartan has a wealth of experience in the IT industry, in particular in product management and new product creation. Since joining the company in 2007, he has developed several consumer security products for Windows and OS X and led a Kaspersky Lab product management team.
Vartan previously worked as Lead Program Manager at Acronis, where he guided the development of data management software. Before that, Vartan worked with Alcatel, Keymile and I.T. Co, building complex telecom and communication projects throughout the CIS region.
Vartan graduated from the Information Technology and Electronics Faculty of Moscow State Mining University (MSMU).