Daniel Wolfe

Co-founder of Simoleon Long-Term Value Fund. With SPRING since 2017

Daniel is an entrepreneur, executive and board member with broad experience in financial markets and Russian business. He is the Co-founder of Simoleon Long-Term Value, which invests in cryptocurrencies and other blockchain-related securities.

Daniel is also the CEO and Co-Founder of Tradingene, a fintech company planning an ICO in March 2017. He serves on the Boards of Directors of UC Rusal and PAO Quadra.

From 2010 to July 2017, Daniel worked at Russia’s Onexim Group, the holding and management company of Mikhail Prokhorov. Working most recently as Deputy CEO, Daniel focused on a number of Onexim's assets:

  • Leading frontier markets investment bank Renaissance Capital
  • Regional heat and electricity producer PAO Quadra
  • Global-leading, HK-listed integrated aluminium producer UC Rusal
  • Intergeo, owner of Copper and Nickel deposits
  • The Brooklyn Nets and the Barclays Center

Daniel began his professional career in Russia in 1992. Initially working at law firm Clifford Chance, Daniel began working in finance in 1994, including four years as COO of Troika Dialog Investment Bank, where he was also a member of the board of directors as well as a member of the RTS Trading Committee. He also led the team that created Troika’s private banking unit and was acting president of Troika Dialog Asset Management.

From 2004 to 2008, Daniel was the senior managing director at Alfa Capital Partners, a private equity fund manager which raised over US$600 million for investment in Russia and the former Soviet Union.

Daniel graduated cum laude from Dartmouth College, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1987 with a double major in Government and Russian Language and Literature. In 1991, he received a Juris Doctor from Columbia University.