Mr. Maxim Edward Shishlyannikov is the Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Alpharock, and has served in these roles since 2015. Orbis Asset Management aims at providing attractive risk return opportunities to investors in the alternative space.
Mr. Shishlyannikov also serves as Chief Executive Officer of George Washington Lending, Inc. – a company engaged in providing private financing opportunities to the real estate developers. George Washington Lending, Inc. funded more than 300 re-development projects in California, Nevada, and New Jersey and currently managing loan portfolio totaling over $70 million.
Mr. Shishlyannikov co-founded and directed ATM Financial, Inc. building in only 2 years a full-service mortgage organization with offices in Oakdale, Pleasanton, Sacramento, and San Francisco. ATM delivered its clients a full range of mortgage products through 78 mortgage professionals.
Prior to co-founding ATM Financial, Inc., Mr. Shishlyannikov worked at Bonus Financial Management, a Moscow-based investment banking partnership. Serving as the Head of Fixed Income, Max increased partnership revenues by 120% and within a year was promoted to CFO and Partner. Two years later he launched Bonus Financial Management operations in the United States, creating and leading ELPOINT in San Francisco. As a General Partner, Max raised more than $150 million as VC capital and participated in two reverse mergers of Russian chemical companies with US shell companies.
Maxim Edward Shishlyannikov received his MBA and BS in Accounting and Finance from State Financial Academy of Moscow, as well as BA in Philosophy from Moscow State University.