Managing Partner, Gauss Ventures
Daniel Gusev is Managing Partner of Gauss Ventures – a European-US fintech fund – as well as a seasoned entrepreneur in financial services innovation space, starting and chairing several successful labs and design-driven project offices in leading banks in CEE, Europe and the UK since 2009. He contributed to several accelerators in the UK, Hong Kong and New Zealand as well as fintech lecture program for Imperial College London.
His track record includes: set-up Digital Space VC with early investment in Tandem, Revolut and Albert; Advisor at Visa CEMEA 2017-2019, helping to launch regional fintech innovation track, Member of Advisor Council at Meniga PFM platform; Advisor for a Ant Financial joint-venture.
He has also contributed in various founder and executive roles to 3 startups and had experienced the joy of 1 exit. Daniel graduated from Moscow State University with a degree in History and did postgraduate studies in Banking with Financial University. He is fluent in Russian and English and conversational in Spanish and German.