Who we are

Based in Luxembourg. Enabled
by blockchain. Inspired by innovation.

Here to transform traditional VC investment into a modern-day asset class.

Our Mission

Bring liquidity and access to venture capital market, stimulating a global influx of capital into technology, innovation and entrepreneurship

VNX Exchange journey
2019

VNX Exchange is planning to get fully licensed and commercially launch its platform

2018

Alexander Tkachenko founds VNX Exchange, assembles its core management team and develops its first MVP. VNX Exchange seeks regulatory approval with the CSSF, a Luxembourg regulator, and establishes several strategic partnerships across Europe. The company later begins rapid expansion into the Asian fintech market

2017

Alexander Tkachenko outlines an early vision for a new tokenized marketplace

2016

After a number of successful investments Alexander Tkachenko discovers a market problem that later gives birth to VNX Exchange: lack of liquidity in VCs drastically inhibits their growth

2015

Alexander Tkachenko makes first investments into blockchain-based technology companies

2014

Alexander Tkachenko funds 2be.lu, a successful Luxembourg-based venture capital fund

It’s just
the beginning
Stay tuned
Our
leadership

A diverse team of leading experts with a lifetime of experience in capital markets

Vladimir Khanumyan
Сhairman

Former COO of CTC Media, Russia’s largest independent media company which he grew from a startup to a NASDAQ-listed company

Dominique Valschaerts
Member of the Board

Former CEO of the Brussels Stock Exchange, former Executive Committee member of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange

Fabrice Croiseaux
Member of the Board

Chairman of the Board of Directors at Infrachain. CEO of InTech SA. Leader of the Blockchain working group of the Fédération des Tiers de Confiance Numérique.

Alexander Tkachenko
CEO and founder

Founder of Luxembourg-based VC fund 2be.lu, serial entrepreneur, business angel, MBA London Business School, Columbia University graduate

Anton Abashkin
COO

Co-Founder of PwC’s Center for Technology and Innovation, early-stage technology, M&A advisory and venture capital executive with US and UK-based firms

Frances Lintag
Finance Leader

Former corporate finance leader with Swedish media group Bonnier Corporation

Guided by accomplished advisors

Andy Shannon

Former Head of Global Startupbootcamp, one of the world’s largest startup investors and accelerators, which he grew from 3 to 18 offices across 11 countries and 400 portfolio companies

Mark Hannye

Managing Partner at OK Solutions, Former Managing Partner and Advisory Leader at PwC Eurasia

Michael Blakey

Co-founder Avonmore Developments (UK), UKBAA’s 2015 Angel Investor of the Year and featured on the 2016 The Maserati 100 List

Will Klippgen

Co-founder and CTO of European shopping portal Zoomit / Kelkoo, which sold to Yahoo! for $576 million, 2010 Singapore Venture Capital Association award winner

Andy Shannon

Former Head of Global Startupbootcamp, one of the world’s largest startup investors and accelerators, which he grew from 3 to 18 offices across 11 countries and 400 portfolio companies

Mark Hannye

Managing Partner at OK Solutions, Former Managing Partner and Advisory Leader at PwC Eurasia

Michael Blakey

Co-founder Avonmore Developments (UK), UKBAA’s 2015 Angel Investor of the Year and featured on the 2016 The Maserati 100 List

Will Klippgen

Co-founder and CTO of European shopping portal Zoomit / Kelkoo, which sold to Yahoo! for $576 million, 2010 Singapore Venture Capital Association award winner

Why Luxembourg?
A promise of quality & security

Superior IT infrastructure

Robust financial ecosystem

Leadership that embraces innovation

Forward-thinking regulators who understand fintech

Central location in Europe