|MIPT, MSc cum laude||1995|
|Physics and EE|
|MIPT, DSc honoris causa||2012|
Mr. Beloussov is a self-made entrepreneur and business executive with an outstanding 19-year track record in building, growing and leading high-performing, multi-national high tech companies in North America, Europe and Asia. Noted as an innovator and a thought leader in virtualization, datacenter automation, and cloud computing space, Serguei is a frequent speaker at industry events internationally. Serguei is currently focused on two companies that he founded â€“ Runa Capital, where he is a Senior Founding Partner, and Parallels, where he is Chairman of the Board and Chief Architect.
Runa Capital (www.runacap.com) is a recently launched investment firm (total size over $70M), focused on sub-$3M seed round investments in Internet, Software and Mobile companies with Russian technology teams. The goal for Serguei is to turn Runa Capital into a number one destination for Russian startups.
Serguei is also responsible for Parallels (www.parallels.com) strategy. Parallels is a global leader in cloud services enablement and desktop virtualization software. We enable profitable delivery of over 2000 cloud services and applications for 5,000 services providers serving more than 12mln SMBs on our solutions. Parallels is proven innovator with 3mln desktop users for its desktop virtualization technology and dozens of industry firsts including first solution enabling to run Windows and Mac applications side by side.