Nikolay Grachev is a seasoned entrepreneur and business professional with extensive experience in various fields, including finance, management, and sociology. He has studied Masters in Business Administration, Management, and Business Administration and Management at Humboldt University of Berlin, and Masters in Banking, Finance at Saint Petersburg State University of Finance and Economics. He has also pursued Masters at the Department of Sociology, LSE.
Grachev co-founded and is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Yoffix, where he oversees the company's direction, product innovation, and business strategies. He is also a former member of the Office and Mixed-Use Council at Urban Land Institute and has served as an investor and advisor at Teraki GmbH and Guestready, respectively.
Before pursuing entrepreneurship, Grachev has held various positions in notable organizations, including Vice President, Executive Director Energy Cluster at Skolkovo Foundation, where he worked on renewable energy initiatives. Additionally, he served as a partner at Roland Berger, where he worked as a consultant, providing strategic advice to clients in various industries. Grachev has also worked as a fellow at McKinsey & Company and as a business analyst at Venturepark Incubator AG.
Grachev's diverse academic background and professional experiences have given him expertise in business development, management consulting, finance and banking, and entrepreneurship. He is particularly interested in renewable energy, property management, and the intersection of technology and business.