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Becoming the Chief Operating Officer of Solvy

Alexei Beltyukov started in the field of medicine before redirecting his focus on business, and in 1997 acquired an MBA at INSEAD Business School. He is now one of Russia’s most successful entrepreneurs and philanthropists. He serves as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Endemic Capital. He has also founded several companies, including A-Ventures, New Gas Technologies, and in 2015 became the Chief Operating Officer of Solvy. is an online educational system that helps students with different kinds of math problems, including graphs, word problems, and equations. It has also been one of the most successful startups in the field. As a proponent of education and a board member of Interactive Educational Services, Alexei Beltyukov had unique insight into what was required to make this venture a success.

The software recently made its debut at EdSurge’s tech conference in LA, where Solvy revealed its potential to educational professionals.

Alexei Beltyukov hopes that this new platform will become a household name, helping students improve their math skills, an area in which American students have consistently under-performed.

Solvy is unique in that it allows students to follow a customized approach to studying mathematics. There are no multiple-choice answers provided. Each solution must contain the steps students have taken to arrive at their conclusion.

Solvy also provides the context of real world situations to enhance the relevance of the mathematical problems in question. With the introduction of various hints and constructive feedback, the online system allows teacher to track an individual student’s progress as they learn.