UFG Real Estate

The UFG Real Estate funds for institutional investors focus on investing
in Russian commercial real-estate, primarily located in Moscow and St. Petersburg,
that can produce strong operating cashflows and operational improvements
over the period of ownership. The four UFG Real Estate funds have a total
of $530 million of investments and commitments. UFG Real Estate
also offers co-investment opportunities on larger deals.


Denis Martynov
Denis Martynov

Denis Martynov joined UFG Asset Management in 2007. Mr. Martynov specializes in civil, corporate, tax and real estate law and has advised clients on acquisition of real estate, structuring of investment and development projects, real estate financing, and property management.

Prior to joining UFG Asset Management in 2007, he worked for one of the leading sales and development companies in Moscow. In 2003–2006, Mr. Martynov worked as a civil servant in the Department of Construction and Overseas Property of the Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, providing legal support on acquisition of real estate and investment projects.

Mr. Martynov was awarded a Master’s degree in Law.

Pauline Gerasimenko
Pauline Gerasimenko
Managing Partner, UFG Asset Management

Pauline Gerasimenko joined the United Financial Group (UFG) in 2001. Ms. Gerasimenko is the Executive Managing Partner across UFG’s public markets funds, private equity, and real estate funds. Additionally, she is responsible for investor relations across the capital range.

Early in 2006, when UFG founders divested the investment banking business from UFG Asset Management, and subsequently sold 100% of UFG’s investment banking business to Deutsche Bank, Ms. Gerasimenko moved to Deutsche Bank during the integration stage of the combined Deutsche-UFG investment banking teams. At Deutsche Bank, Ms. Gerasimenko worked for over three years in the central management division. In May 2009, she re-joined UFG Asset Management.

Ms. Gerasimenko graduated from the Moscow State Linguistic University with a degree in International Business, which included a study abroad program at the University of Texas. In addition to this, she holds a diploma from the American Business Program.

Adrian Parkinson
Adrian Parkinson
CFO UFG Real Estate and UFG Private Equity

Adrian Parkinson joined UFG in 2009 after the integration of Delta Private Equity Partners (DPEP) with UFG Private Equity.

At DPEP, he served as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to that, in 1989-1997 Mr. Parkinson worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), moving to Russia in 1995 as a manager specializing in financial services. Mr. Parkinson is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

He graduated with Honors from Loughborough University, England, majoring in Accounting and Financial Management.