Victor Bakunoff III



As an Advisor at SportVEST, Vic provides sport industry, gamer, and target investment guidance while working with his network of professional athletes and strategic investors on fundraising introductions. Vic’s the current head of strategy and revenue with CI-Group, an award winning marketing & branding agency to Fortune 500 clients and also leads a sports marketing and boutique M&A practice. Along with bringing his competitive drive as a former football player with the NFL’s Cleveland Browns & collegiately at BGSU, there’s been operating company experiences as a senior level executive in high growth technology & gaming companies, a $100M HKSE IPO that became Inc Magazine’s Fastest Growing Company in America, and multi-billion dollar sales, marketing & product responsibilities at AT&T all supported with a BS in Marketing from BGSU, an MBA in Marketing from The Wharton School, and an MS in Management from the University of Pennsylvania as well as being a part of Princeton accelerator.

Key Skills

Strategy & M&A90%
Sports Management90%
Global Marketing80%
Leadership & Team building90%
P&L Management70%