About Currency.com Founder
Viktor Prokopenya is the Founder of VP Capital, a London-based global investment vehicle focused on the technology sector. Through VP Capital, he owns 100% of the shares in Currency.com and Capital.com.
A trained lawyer and computer scientist, Viktor is passionate about cutting-edge and innovative technologies. He has founded various technology and software businesses, grown them successfully and subsequently sold them. Viktor is now based in London and founded VP Capital in 2012.
Viktor holds a Doctor of Business Administration degree in Behavioural Economics from the SBS Swiss Business School. He received a Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS) from the Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics and a Bachelor of Law (LLB) from the Belarusian State University.
About VP Capital
VP Capital is the principal investment firm of technology entrepreneur and investor Viktor Prokopenya. VP Capital’s portfolio includes Currency.com, Capital.com, Banuba and Facemetrics, focusing on areas from fintech and blockchain to artificial intelligence and machine learning.
The areas of technology where VP Capital focuses its active investments – artificial intelligence, augmented reality, computer vision, fintech and blockchain – require a combination of very specific and rare skills as well as a lot of processing power.
Since 2012, VP Capital has backed cutting-edge technology companies working with founders to develop and build powerful technologies and great products.
As an investor, VP Capital is highly active in each business it supports, taking a board position to ensure it maintains a hands-on approach in order to supercharge growth, valuations, scale and sales.
VP Capital is focused on growing its current investments and innovative technology projects, and always open to spotting the next new technology trend and business opportunity.