You are here

Russians in Silicon Valley can't shake off shadow of computer hacking

BT_20171010_NSVALLEY10_3123499.jpg
Prospective partners and startups invariably ask if his money is clean, says Russian investor Pavel Cherkashin.

San Francisco

PAVEL Cherkashin, a Russian investor based in San Francisco, thought he had the perfect name for a Catholic church that he is spending US$11.5 million converting into a tech palace. It would be called Hack Temple.

But that was before the nearly daily deluge of news...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to t.me/BizTimes