2010-present day                    

Presently Investorium is a strategy and investment boutique offering its unique expertise in market entries and investment project management. Investorium provides strategic advice, market entry, investment feasibility studies and full range of M&A services for local and international companies, business owners and private investors


Investorium represents International M&A Partners Network (IMAP) in Russia. IMAP is an international association of professional dealmakers, specialized in mid-market segment - companies with average annual revenue from 10 to 100 USD mln. Only in 2008 IMAP dealmakers completed over 250 deals with aggregate transaction value of USD13 bn, one-third of those being cross-border


In 2002 Investorium is set up as legal entity, and almost from its outset takes active part in Russian energy sector reform, being involved in strategy, turn-around and business development related assignments for RAO UES of Russia and its daughter companies, Stroytransgaz, Latvenergo, AF-Enprima and other clients in energy, utilities and engineering


In 1997 SIAR-Bossard was acquired by CapGemini Group, and further on CapGemini goes for acquisition of management consulting branch of Ernst & Young, becoming really a global player. In 1999 Sergey Podobny, Investorium founding partner, has got his first investor search mandate, in 2000 - set up his first company specialized in strategy consulting. In 2001, due to business restructuring, CapGemini exits some geographical markets including Russia


SIAR merged with Bossard Consultants, thus expanding its geographic domain throughout Europe. Baltic Beverages Holding (BBH) becomes key client for SIAR-Bossard in Russia. BBH invested into more than a dozen of breweries in the former Soviet Union countries, including Baltika Brewery, St.-Petersburg - the largest brewhouse in Europe, consequently growing into the market player №1 in Russia, Ukraine and Baltic States


A strategy consulting branch of  SIAR (Scandinavian Institute for Administrative Research) sets up its office in Saint-Petersburg, Russia in order to facilitate its clients - Baltic Beverages Holding, Fazer Bakeries, Cadbury Schweppes, AssiDoman, Nokian Tyres and others, mainly Nordic industrial investors, to enter Russian market