Richard Waryn is a venture capitalist and previously, was a Managing Director of Dubai Capital Group’s private equity activities in the CIS Region. Here is what he has to say about Mitchell Yellen:
“When my family and I first moved to Colorado, Mitch was one of the first persons I was introduced to and he’s been a great source of friendship and business relationships. I’ve invested myself personally with Mitchell Yellen and have been involved with several other of Mitches business ventures. Mitch has been nothing but a person of integrity and somebody whom I trust and I look forward to working together in the future.”
“Richard Waryn has over 23 years of professional experience including 17 years in emerging markets private equity and has raised more than US$3 billion across 6 funds covering Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, and the CIS Region. Mr. Waryn is the Chairman of the Uplift Equity Investment Committee and assists Uplift in sourcing, managing, and funding ivestment opportunities. He also serves as a Member of Supervisory Board at Escada AG and a Member of the International Advisory Board at Trafton International Group, LLC.
Mr. Waryn was also an adjunct professor of International Finance at Johns Hopkins University and at the Georgetown University School of Management, both in Washington, DC. He holds a Masters degree in Applied Finance and Economics from Harvard University and a BSc. with honors from the University of Toronto.”