On January 31, 2012, at the first partners’ meeting, organized by RVC, the ceremony of Venture Award 2011 was held. The hosts of the ceremony, Olga Orlova, editorial director of the Technopark programme, and Alexander Kostinsky, chief of the department of the RVC infrastructure development, gave prizes in 9 nominations devoted to different aspects of the activities of innovation companies and portfolio funds founded with the participation of RVC. The representatives of Maxwell Biotech Group became winners in 2 nominations.
In the Individual Contribution nomination the prize was given to Andrey Boldyrev, who is in charge of the dynamic development of two biotech companies MetaMax, Ltd CardioNova, Ltd. Dmitry Popov, managing partner at Maxwell Biotech Group, was awarded for his ability to turn discoveries and inventions into real business and was given the prize in the Transfer of Technologies and Practices nomination.
Photo: Andrey Boldyrev, CEO of the MetaMax, Ltd and CardioNova, Ltd, at the Venture Awards 2011 ceremony.