Mr. Mattias Westman is the Founding Partner at Prosperity Capital Management. He has been investing in Russia since 1993 and lived in Russia full-time from 1997-2004. Mr Westman was a co-founder and Deputy Chairman of Russia's Investor Protection Association. He has also served on the board of numerous Russian companies - including Lenenergo and Magnit. Prior to founding Prosperity in 1996, Mr Westman was Director of Alfred Berg/ABN AMRO's Russia department, having been a stockbroker with the Swedish firm H&Q. Before that he served on the Russian desk of the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, having learnt Russian with the Swedish Armed Forces. Mr Westman has a Master of Science in Business Administration and Economics from the Stockholm School of Economics.