Chairman of the Board of Directors of ICL Group
Victor DyachkovChairman of the Board of Directors of ICL Group
Advisor to the President of the Republic of Tatarstan on Information Technology
In 1974 he graduated from the Kazan Aviation Institute with a degree in electronic computing machines and began his professional career at the Kazan Electronic Computers Plant. A service engineer in the beginning, he went to become a shop supervisor. In 1988 and 1990, he successfully completed training courses for directors at the USSR Academy of Foreign Trade and at the Duke University Business School, USA. With the direct participation of Viktor Vasilyevich, in 1991, ICL-KPO VS (later — the ICL Group), a joint venture of the Kazan Production Association of Computing Systems (KPO VS) and the British company International Computers Limited (ICL), was founded.
Achievement: establishing ICL-KPO VS as one of the leaders in the Russian IT market.
Awards: For his work achievements, Viktor Dyachkov was awarded the Order of Merit for the Republic of Tatarstan, the republican medals “For Valiant Labor” and “In Memory of the 1000th Anniversary of Kazan”, as well as many diplomas.
Interests, hobbies: volleyball, fishing, reading books, author song
Director of the service and product cluster
Sergey SolovyevDirector of the service and product cluster
Corporate IT Strategic Planning Expert
In 1992, he was hired by ICL-KPO VS as a consultant engineer for the technical department. Under Sergey’s leadership, the company implemented a large number of projects related to software development and the implementation of integrated information systems both for government and enterprise customers.
Achievements: Creation and then opening of ICL Services.
Awards: For his work achievements, Sergey Solovyov was awarded the Certificate of Honor of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan, Certificate of Honor of the Ministry of Economy and Industry of the Republic of Tatarstan, the medal “In memory of the 1000th anniversary of Kazan”, and the Certificate of Honor of the city of Kazan; in 2015 he was awarded the title “Leader of the Year”. By the Decree of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan, Sergey Vladimirovich Solovyov was awarded the title “Honored Worker of Informatization and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan”.
Interests, hobbies: Reading books.
Expert in the production and delivery of IT outsourcing for European and Russian customers
In 2000, he was hired by the ICL Group as a junior software engineer. Ruslan made a special contribution to the development of ICL Services: he aligned the work of the company's production departments, participated in the formation of a portfolio of services, as well as in the development of a methodology for reducing costs and increasing the company's attractiveness for global customers.
Achievements: Ruslan’s excellent organizational skills and professionalism helped create a strong organization (ICL Services), which currently employs more than 1,400 specialists.
Awards, certificates: PRINCE2™ Foundation, ITIL Foundation, IAOP Outsourcing Standard. OPBok (Outsourcing Professional Body of Knowledge), Certificate of Honor of the Ministry of Informatization and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan (2009), Certificate of Honor of the Executive Committee of Kazan (2011).
Interests, hobbies: Reading books, swimming, running, triathlon.
Representative of Fujitsu, manages strategic engagement of the company with Fujitsu Group
CHRIS ELLISRepresentative of Fujitsu, manages strategic engagement of the company with Fujitsu Group
Expert in strategic business development, international relations.
From 2003 to 2013, Chris was a member of the board of directors of ICL-KPO VS representing Fujitsu Group. He made a significant contribution to the organization of delivery of services from Russia for Fujitsu customers. At present, Chris continues to collaborate with ICL Services and Fujitsu customers in this area.
Achievements: Chris’s professionalism and international business experience have been a key factor in shaping the position of ICL Services as one of the leading exporters of IT services in the Russian Federation and a valuable service provider for Fujitsu globally.
Interests, hobbies: Reading books.
Deputy Director for Special Programs
Andrey KREKHOVDeputy Director for Special Programs
Expert in master's programs for higher education institutions
A competent manager. He has extensive experience in implementing best practices and IT standards — methodologies in projects for Medicine, ERP / SCM, Infrastructure RIM-NOC.
He participated in the establishment of Project Offices, in transfer to support and support of Outsourcing IT projects of Western companies.
Achievements: Andrey participates in the creation of training centers, organization of trainings for project teams in the context of project process requirements and Q&A initiatives aimed at Delivery for IS/AS practices (CMMI, ISO 27001, ITIL, MIS, KT, KM).
Certificates: Co-chairman of the Training Committee of the NP ASTRA Committee, IEEE Computer Society Consultant for Master's programs for the Kazan Federal University and Moscow State University.
Interests, hobbies: Photography.
Head of Sales
Evgeny FriedlandHead of Sales
Expert in sales management and IT outsourcing
Evgeny joined ICL Group in 2008. His entry position was Systems Engineer Team Leader. He held various positions related to sales support, sales and marketing. Under his leadership and with his participation, a number of large internal and external projects has been implemented. (e. g. the certification of the company under the ISO27001 standard).
Awards: Certificate of Honor of the Ministry of Informatization and Communications of the Republic of Tatarstan for the great contribution to the development and improvement of this industry.
Interests, hobbies: Snowboarding, swimming.
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