Filip Perkon is the founder of the Russian Film Week Festival and the Golden Unicorn Awards. He has produced many events, including the BG60 concert at the Royal Albert Hall (becoming the youngest concert promoter of the venue), Russian Business Week at the London School of Economics (LSE) and the international part of the Open Innovations Forum in Moscow. He combines his production work with investing in start-ups as a business angel, focusing on B2B companies in the UK and the USA. He founded marketing company 3D Line, a communication agency for the promotion of Russian projects abroad.
Filip graduated from the London School of Economics and launched his career at the investment bank BNP Paribas, and then at the Synergy Innovations Venture Fund. He was previously a public figure, co-founded the Russian European Youth Alliance under the European Parliament, the Youth Congress of Compatriots, and headed the Association of Students of the CIS countries in the UK.
He received a diploma of the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the UK for his contribution to the development of intercultural relations.
Member of the Global Shapers Community at the International Economic Forum in Davos.
Member of the international club of creative leaders Sandbox.