Yuri has been a leader/innovator/investor/connector/business coach for almost two decades. He possesses extensive experience launching and scaling tech startups. Yuri is a master community builder who launched huge online and offline communities. An entrepreneur, investor, and advisor to early-stage startups, information systems architect, and a research scientist with experience in advanced research information systems, event-based systems, scalability and distributed data processing. Yuri has built global communities with 100,000+ entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, and partners: StartupMonthly, StartupSocials, MonthlyVentures, VERITAMO, Venture Network.