Russell Bjorkman

Venture Partner
Sovereign's Capital

Russell is currently a Venture Partner with Sovereign’s Capital and his work experience as an attorney and investor spans across Europe, Asia, Africa and the US, with transactional experience spanning 14 different countries.  In Hong Kong, Russell led Skadden Arp’s pro bono work on behalf of the Hong Kong Refugee Advice Centre, which represented individuals facing persecution in their applications for asylum which were submitted to the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees.  Russell has a JD/MBA from the Wharton School / University of Pennsylvania Law School, and a Bachelor’s in Accounting and Psychology from the University of Southern California, where he played football and was a Rhodes Scholar semi-finalist. Russell and his wife were married in 2013 and live in Los Angeles, California.