Our Team

Arnie Sriskandarajah

Arnie Sriskandarajah

Managing Director

Arnie focusses on RHV's investment strategy and portfolio growth. He previously built the corporate venture arm of FTSE listed Capital & Counties and was a senior executive at Bloomsbury AI ($30m+ exit to Facebook), The Collective (>$400m in debt & equity financing) & Rocket Internet's HelloFresh ($2.5bn IPO). He is frequently featured in the media: Wired's 100 Most Influential People in Technology and was Forbes 30Under30 in 2016. He is an active angel investor in European startups and has advised the European Commission's Startup Europe initiative. He is a graduate of Imperial College London and continues to have an active interest in the intersection of deep science, technology and human behaviour.



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Yasmina Darveniza

Yasmina Darveniza

Yasmina is an investor focussing on early stage ventures and is particularly interested in start-ups that are technologically defensible (with a soft spot for AI applications in real estate and construction). Before joining RHV, Yasmina founded a gaming startup, worked in real estate investment and operations ($300M portfolio) and worked in technology management consulting, advising FTSE 100 companies in Australia and Europe. Yasmina has an MBA from London Business School with specialisations in Finance and Private Equity, and holds law degrees from Australia. She's also an avid champion of diversity in tech and runs #VCLeadLadies - a bi-monthly educational series enabling a knowledge exchange between female VCs and inspiring women in tech.

Outside of the office: Yasmina is a travel addict (currently at 58 countries) and will do almost anything for a good story (shark cage diving in South Africa, hiking to Mount Everest base camp, skydiving, bungee jumping, etc).



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Cal Stock

Cal Stock

Cal is part of the investment team focusing across both early and late stage ventures, with a particular interest in the intersection of PropTech and FinTech. Prior to joining RHV, Cal was a strategy consultant at Monitor Deloitte, specialising on digital transformations in banking and insurance sectors. He also was an analyst and consultant at a boutique advisory firm that specialised in distressed assets and turnarounds. Cal is a Chartered Accountant with an MBA from the Oxford University, Saïd Business School.

Outside of the office: Cal is hipster, drinking filter coffee and craft beers. He also runs an online fashion retailer with his fiancée.



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Evgenia Sopochkina

Evgenia Sopochkina

Evgenia is an investor in the Round Hill Ventures team, investing across both early and late stage ventures. Prior to RHV, Evgenia worked in finance in France and internationally in M&A, audit and consulting. She also co-founded and managed an HRtech start-up (an artificial intelligence solution for talent management) in Paris. Evgenia holds a Master in Management degree from HEC Paris and an MBA from London Business School.

Outside of the office: Evgenia is passionate about modern art, ballet and skiing. She is also an avid traveller and speaks 4 languages.



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Jimmy Tahhan

Jimmy Tahhan

Jimmy is an analyst with an interest in start-ups that are tackling daily problems in construction. Prior to joining RHV, Jimmy was a former aerospace engineer at Exquadrum, where he specialised in formulating solid propellant for NASA rocket motors. Jimmy also founded Mask Share UK, a platform that crowdsources PPE to NHS workers. Jimmy is an aerospace engineer accompanied with a Masters in Management from London Business School.

Outside of the office: Jimmy has always had a rock n’ roll spirit. He cherishes his time playing guitar, travelling the world and watching sports



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Alexis Bonte

Alexis Bonte

  • Venture Partner at Atomico VC (leading European VC).
  • Founder / CEO E-Republic Labs (sold business to NASDAQ listed Stillfront group).
  • Active and well-known European VC and angel.


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Michael Bickford

Michael Bickford

  • Founder & CEO of Round Hill Capital.
  • Responsible for the acquisition and management of $6.5 billion+ in real estate investments.
  • Active angel investor in the US and Europe.
  • Previously acquisition professional for Morgan Stanley.


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Kirk Lindstrom

Kirk Lindstrom

  • Chief Investment Officer of Round Hill Capital
  • Over 20 years of experience in real estate, banking and corporate finance.
  • Held senior positions at some of the world’s top investment firms.
  • Managing Director in Goldman Sachs’ European real estate investment banking team.
  • Worked in real estate investment banking at Merrill Lynch in London and New York.


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Jonathan Lurie

Jonathan Lurie

  • Senior Adviser at McKinsey & Company
  • Founder and Director of Logicor Europe Ltd
  • Former Managing Director at Blackstone
  • Former Executive Director at Goldman Sachs


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Our Relationship with
Round Hill Capital

We have a strategic partnership with Round Hill Capital that gives us access to real estate professionals across multiple asset classes.

Furthermore, Round Hill Capital's strong pan-European footprint gives us fantastic access to a number of key players in the real estate ecosystem such as asset managers, operators and brokers.