Team

Management Team

The IntroPro Management team's product visionaries enable some of the world largest Telecommunications, Media, and Technology companies strike a balance between legacy and next generation investments, developing innovative approaches to monetize assets including platforms, partners, channels and products to drive customer value.

The IntroPro Executive leadership comes from top technology organizations i.e, DIRECTV, Cisco, Verizon, Huawei, Alcatel-Lucent, Dell, IBM, Cognizant, Oracle, AMDOCS, Mutek Solutions, Nokia, Siemens and HP.

 
Ivan Dianov
CEO
Ivan Dianov
CEO

Ivan Dianov as a company CEO is responsible for core strategy and business development, daily business activities control and management, financial planning and control. New accounts and business branches are usually started by him to insure that maximum attention will be paid to them and that they will succeed. Major and most important business activities related to existing accounts are also being managed by him.

In the past Ivan have been working as Enterprise Applications Department Director and Project Manager at IntroPro developing this department from scratch starting 3 and a half years ago. He was responsible for all aspects of department’s operations (financial, administrative and technical), at the same time managing most important projects in digital TV broadcasting subject matter area for US customers.

Before IntroPro Ivan was working in large telecommunication companies for 6 years in a role of Head of New Technologies Implementation and Projects Management Department at Vega Telecom (second biggest fixed line telecom services provider in Ukraine) and as Head of Wireless Product Line, Head of Core Network Product Line, Head of Professional Service Department in Huawei Technologies (international telecom equipment and software vendor). He was working in a role of Project Manager of big nationwide telecom projects for major wireless and fixed telecom services providers in Ukraine during these years as well.

At the start of career more than 10 years ago Ivan was working as Telecom Core Network Engineer at Huawei Technologies and as System Administrator at Luxoft (outsourcing software development company).

During years of implementing, developing, deploying and providing support for large scale modern telecommunications and enterprise solutions he got an experience and knowledge in technical aspects of involved technologies and how to sufficiently manage modern high technology projects, departments and company in the end.

Ivan holds a Master of Science degree in Technologies and Facilities of Telecommunication from National Technical University of Ukraine in Kiev. He also completed numerous post-graduation courses and got corresponding certifications

Technical: Wireless Core Network solutions (Huawei), IP solutions (Cisco), SOA architecture and Middleware (Oracle), UML Management: Project Management Professional (PMI), People Management and Motivation; Techniques of Negotiations; Time Management and Delegation; Revenue Integrity and Management (PriceWaterhouseCoopers)

 
Yuriy Ponomarenko
President and COO, Intro Pro US Inc
Yuriy Ponomarenko
President and COO, Intro Pro US Inc

Yuriy Ponomarenko is responsible for all international operations of Intro Pro group, and acts as president of Intro Pro US Inc. His responsibility includes financial, legal, immigration, administrative areas.

Yuriy started his career in the company in 2012, as a project manager.

Prior to joining Intro Pro, Yuriy worked as a chief executive of international retail company.

Yuriy graduated with distinction from NTUU KPI, holds master degrees in Applied Mathematics and Industrial Marketing. He also holds 2 Ph D degrees: in Economics and Technical Science.

 
Oleksii Nakonechnyi
Director, Business Development Support Department
Oleksii Nakonechnyi
Director, Business Development Support Department

Oleksii Nakonechnyi is responsible for overall business development activities, where he is involved into strategic marketing and operations planning with top executives. He delivers sales presentations, develops proposals in response to requests for proposals and participates in meetings with clients and partners.

Oleksii started his career in our company in 2011 from position of system analyst. Due to his leadership qualities, he became project manager immediately after probation period. Several important and complex projects were successfully completed under his management.

Two years later Oleksii was promoted to position of Deputy Director of Enterprise Application Department, where he was responsible for monitoring and control of all projects implementation, as well as assessment and allocation of resources between projects.

Prior joining to IntroPro, Aleksey worked both in private and government companies. He demonstrated outstanding results as technical specialist and manager.

Oleksii has graduated with distinction from Kyrgyz Technical University.

He holds an Engineering Degree in Networks and Systems of Communications.

 
Dmytro Pryima
Key Account Manager
Dmytro Pryima
Key Account Manager

Dmytro Pryima is a Key Account Manager who is responsible for overseeing the relationships with our most important clients. He is liable for the maintaining and obtaining of existing and new strategic directions, areas of cooperation with long-term key customers.

Prior to joining IntroPro, Dmytro has been working as Principal Engineer at DIRECTV/AT&T for 5 years where he was involved in defining of new Broadcast Software Architecture, leading Integration and Shared Services development team, supporting software products on all stages of their lifecycle.

Previously, he has been working as a Senior System Analyst in IntroPro Enterprise Applications Department from its inception in 2010.

As a on-site representative from IntroPro side, he has coordinated and supported all activities of IntroPro off-shore teams in accordance with customer needs.

Dmytro started his career by working in telecommunication company as a Technical Support Engineer and was further promoted to a Manager of Application and Software Department in Huawei, later he occupied a position of Technical Solution Architect of Service Layer and System Integration in Ericsson

Dmytro holds a Master of Science degree in Technologies and Facilities of Telecommunication from National Technical University of Ukraine.

 
Andrey Kashcheyev
CTO
Andrey Kashcheyev
CTO

Andrey Kashcheyev oversees Technologies Strategy and Enterprise Applications department Software Development day to day activities. He participates in crucial projects startup phase, initial architecture and implementation efforts.

Prior to joining IntroPro, Andrey has been working in Software Architect role at jNetX/Amdocs where he was deeply involved in Telecom Grade Platform Architecture, Distributed Grid System design and development, Large Clusters performance optimizations and low level JVM tuning.

Having spent more than a decade in Telecom industry in core software development, professional and integration services, implementation and support areas at companies like LogicaCMG, Huawei, Nokia, jNetX he understands how Complex Software Product is born, how it grows and evolves through all stages of its life span.

Andrey holds an Engineering Degree in Intellectual Measurement Systems from National Technical University of Ukraine

 
Oleksandr Tuguchev
CIO
Oleksandr Tuguchev
CIO

Oleksandr Tuguchev is responsible for IT infrastructure and all hardware resources.

Prior to joining IntroPro, Oleksandr has been working as head of Telecommunication and Server Systems department where he was deeply involved to telecom technologies and IT management.

Having spent more than ten years in software development (Luxoft) and banking system (Swedbank and Raiffeisen Bank Aval) regarding to IT management, network (Cisco) and servers systems (DELL, HP, IBM, SUN, Supermicro), help-desk services. He has wide comprehension of startup, growing and evolving of IT-services and infrastructure.

Oleksandr holds an Engineering Degree from Chernihiv State Technology University of Ukraine.

 
Ruslan Ramazanov
Director, Enterprise Applications Department
Ruslan Ramazanov
Director, Enterprise Applications Department

Ruslan has recently joined IntroPro but due to his skill set accumulated over seven years working in highly political enterprise environment the scope of his responsibilities and spectrum of daily operations is extremely broad. Ruslan is being deeply involved at administrating, organizing, staff motivating, projects controlling and other management activities.

Ruslan had been working at LLC Huawei Ukraine since 2005. He had joined Huawei on a position of core network engineer in telecommunications. Ruslan was deeply involved in all phases of networks deployment as a result he's acquired good technical background for GSM, CDMA, WCDMA, IPTV networks with deep understanding of Value Added Services that are based on different operating systems (Linux, Unix, FreeBSD, Windows 2000 Server), Databases (MS SQL, Oracle, Sybase), stack of protocols (VoIP, SIGTRAN, SIP, SS7).

In 2007 he was promoted on a position of Leading Engineer and then to Chief of Core Network Department. At the same period he was working as Project Manager. Good technical background and deep understanding of business processes as well as people management skills were fully utilized at a position of Chief of Core Network department and Project Manager. In 2010 he was promoted on a position of Director of Technical Support Department.

Ruslan received a Master's Degree from Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University in the field of Radiophysics and Electronics in 2005.

 
Aleksey Luckyanchikov
Director, Embedded Software Department
Aleksey Luckyanchikov
Director, Embedded Software Department

Alexey Luckyanchikov joined IntroPro in 2010 as SOA Architect. He leads the team, which develops projects targeted to subscriber and traffic management. The team’s portfolio includes SOA projects based on Oracle Fusion Middleware as well as J2EE projects. In 2014 he was promoted to Deputy Director of Enterprise Applications Department. Not long ago, Alexey was promoted to Director of Embedded Software Department, thanks to his technical and organizational leadership skills.

Before joining IntroPro, Alexey worked for Ukrainian telecom operators - Optima Telecom and Farlep-Invest. He started his career in 2000 as engineer, was promoted to head of metro networks department in 2005 and obtained the position of head of core network department in 2008.

While he was working for telco companies, he was mainly involved in integration of billing systems with other software systems and hardware, developing homegrown tools and utilities for network management and monitoring, designing IP networks. As result, he has good knowledge of different operating systems (Linux, FreeBSD and Solaris), databases (MySQL, Oracle) and Internet protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP, SNMP, BGP, etc.)

Alexey is certified as Oracle SOA Suite 11g Implementation Specialist, has training certificates in ITIL and UML. Alexey holds M.S. degree in Computer Science/Programming from Dnipropetrovsk State Technical University of Railway Transport.

 
Aleksey Bazhanov
Director, Embedded Systems
Aleksey Bazhanov
Director, Embedded Systems

Aleksey Bazhanov leads the Set Top Box Software Engineering team, combining the responsibilities of a technical manager and technical lead for various new features and products, alongside with Set Top Box maintenance and optimization efforts. His duties include both line management and technical management, meant to maximize the team’s efficiency and productivity.

Aleksey has 10+ years of experience in the field of software engineering. He has solid technical background in multiple programming languages, deep understanding of software development life cycle and proficiency in industry standard project management methodologies.

Prior to joining IntroPro, Aleksey has been working in software development for medical and automotive industries.

Aleksey holds the M.S., Applied Mathematics from National Technical University of Ukraine.

 
Igor Khotin
Deputy Director, Business Development Support Department
Igor Khotin
Deputy Director, Business Development Support Department

Igor Khotin is involved in life cycle of several technically challenging projects in architectural and project management roles. He also leads educational efforts of IntroPro Academy.

Igor has more than 15 years of experience in IT industry and has wide variety of projects in his portfolio. He is an expert in all stages of project development starting from initial proposal, project vision, design and finishing with delivery and maintenance.

Previously, Igor has worked as an architect for server side of Massively Multiplayer Online Game, designing secure, stable and scalable solution to handle game state and user data. Before that, he has been involved in many different type of projects, from web site to complex ERP and CRM systems.

Igor keeps continuous interest in technological trends. He maintains a technical blog and has been a speaker at multiple IT conferences.

Igor holds a Degree in Physics and Mathematics from National Technical University of Ukraine.

Delivery Team Leadership

The IntroPro 490+ member team of Product Engineers, Architects and IT Professionals has extensive experience and business knowledge in the complete Telecommunication, Media, and Technology (TMT) industry product development life cycle. IntroPro team members hold Masters, PhD's in Science, Information Technologies, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from top Universities.

 
Alexander Pogrebnoy
Enterprise Architect
Alexander Pogrebnoy
Enterprise Architect

Alexander Pogrebnoy oversees strategy and innovation in the evaluation of existing systems and technologies and development of Strategic Solutions and Blueprints to solve stated business challenges facing the Enterprise Architecture Infrastructure.

He is focused on a Service Oriented Architecture to lead Enterprise wide design, research, testing and evaluation of new technologies that improve and enhance Enterprise Systems reliability, availability and serviceability. Alexander is involved in design and applies best-of-breed, enterprise systems, applications, and ESB solutions to meet business objectives on large-scale technology projects. He looks into evaluation of impacts on integration, reliability, performance, scalability, flexibility and maintainability.

 

Before IntroPro Alexander has been working with Telecom Application layer Service Platform and Value Added Services in Ukraine nation-wide mobile and fixed Telecom operators where his primary duties targeted complete systems lifecycle (analysis, budgeting, planning, design, tender, development, integration, migration, optimization, operational support)

Alexander holds Bachelor's degree, Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) from National Technical University of Ukraine. Among his certifications are vendors specializations from Cisco, Huawei, Alcatel, Oracle SOA Suite

 
Kostiantyn Polshyn
SOA Architect
Kostiantyn Polshyn
SOA Architect

Kostiantyn Polshyn leads Content Services team focused on software design and development for customer content and data processing Software products. His primarily activities are targeting SOA architecture design and development approaches using Oracle Fusion Middleware capabilities (such as BPEL, BPM, JCA adapters, OSB and others) as well as JEE to achieve the most efficient functionality and productivity.

Before joining IntroPro team Kostiantyn has been working on business process automation for financial market companies for more than 12 years. At OJSC “KREDITPROMBANK” Kostiantyn led design and development of complex front-office applications integrating core banking processing and analytical systems into unified user application.

At PJSC “RODOVIDBANK” Kostiantyn continued to work on financial integration solutions development – existing banking applications were migrated to new engine and enhanced with direct integration to 3rd party products. Participating in ITIL methodology introduction, bank merge process, number of co-brand projects gave to Kostiantyn a strong knowledge in field of efficient business process management and automation.

Kostiantyn holds Oracle SOA Suite 11g Implementation Specialist Certification, training certificates in ITIL and UML.

Kostiantyn had graduated from National Technical University of Ukraine on Heat Power Engineering Faculty with M.S. in Computer Aided Design.

 
Oleksandr Ivanov
Database Architect
Oleksandr Ivanov
Database Architect

Oleksandr Ivanov is responsible for Data analysis, Data architecture and Data development in Enterprise Applications department. He participates in data analysis and development of projects in which operations with data models are present.

Also he is a part of Enterprise Architecture team, specialized in areas of data taxonomy, data storage, data access and management, architectural layer for Data Access Services in SOA Project.

Before IntroPro, Oleksandr has been working in many projects of different levels of complexity. He has experience in desktop-level databases and enterprise level databases, development and administration, applications for mobile devices and web-based client-server automated systems, reporting and data analysis technologies. He has skills in design and development of databases and software solutions for business and government organizations (such as Ministry of Finances of Ukraine)

Oleksandr holds an Engineering Degree in Computer Sciences from National Technical University of Ukraine

 
Andriy Sementsov
Senior Project Manager
Andriy Sementsov
Senior Project Manager

Andriy Sementsov leads the Embedded Software Department maintenance team. His day to day duties include project supervision for production Set Top Box new features implementation and maintenance activities like bug fixes and critical issues resolution Before joining IntroPro, Andriy has been working as Senior Java Developer in Matranet Inc./Eptica SA. on MWebTouch Server/Eptica Enterprise Suite Server (CMS system).

 

Prior to Eptica, Andriy was involved in the developing of the Spectr-Altitude project (GIS system) and several other projects.

Andriy holds M.S., Applied Mathematics from Kiev Shevchenko State University.

 
Sergii Pikhterev
Team Lead, Infrastructure Support & Managed Services group
Sergii Pikhterev
Team Lead, Infrastructure Support & Managed Services group

Sergii Pikhterev heads Infrastructure Support & Managed Services group in Enterprise Applications Department, combining manager and architectural roles.

He leads design and development of enterprise grade Service Oriented Architecture platform and infrastructure, based on Oracle Fusion Middleware products, such as WebLogic Server, Oracle SOA Suite, Oracle Service Bus, Coherence, Enterprise Manager Cloud Control and others.

The team is responsible for creation, support and maintenance of Development, Test and Production runtime environments and corresponding infrastructure such as bare metal servers, VMware ESXi clusters, Databases, Load Balancers, Cloud IaaS, etc.

Prior to joining IntroPro Sergii was working more than 10 years in large telecommunication companies in a role of Head of Data Network Department at Vega Telecom and as Data Network Operation manager at Golden Telecom, Head of Data Network Development Department at Velton Telecom, etc.

Sergii holds a Master’s Degree from Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics in the field of Telecommunications.

 
Yuriy Korotyshev
Senior Project Manager
Yuriy Korotyshev
Senior Project Manager

Yuriy Korotyshev leads one of the major Enterprise Applications department project, combining manager and architectural roles, participating in core modules and components implementation as a Software developer. He has a very deep Java ecosystem knowledge, In Memory Data and Computational Grid technology experience, which is critical for high performance distributed enterprise grade applications.

Previously Yuriy was involved in various server and desktop applications development implementing complex algorithms and multi-tier architecture.

He has a wide professional experience in a full product lifecycle: from initial requirements analysis and architecture design to final product deployment and support. Strong analytical background allows to keep his work on the edge of technologies and to deliver high quality products.

Yuriy holds an Engineering Degree in Automation and Control in Technical Systems from National Technical University of Ukraine.

 
Dmitry Zemlyankin
Team Lead, Embedded Software New Technologies group
Dmitry Zemlyankin
Team Lead, Embedded Software New Technologies group

Dmitry Zemlyankin heads Embedded Software New Technologies group. He leads a team of developers, which is responsible for development of state-of-the-art features.

Prior joining IntroPro Dmitry had been working in Luxoft company as an Embedded Software Developer.

He was responsible for maintenance and preventive software quality audit of embedded automotive software.

Dmitry holds Master’s degree in Computer science from Donetsk National Technical University.

 
Vitalii Fedorets
Team Lead, Embedded Software Middleware Development
Vitalii Fedorets
Team Lead, Embedded Software Middleware Development

Vitalii Fedorets leads Embedded Software Middleware Development team, which is responsible for development and support of new Set Top Box features, focused on integration with 3rd party services and communication between Set Top Boxes. Vitalii possesses the deep technical knowledge in various programming languages and is capable to lead the project development from initiation to production.

 

Prior to joining IntroPro, he has been working in multiple Software Development companies in Ukraine, which developed the solid understanding of various software development fields and branches and high capability to quickly find the optimal approach to the task that he has been assigned.

Vitalii holds a Master Degree in Computer Sciences from National Technical University of Ukraine.

 

 
Maksym Rogachenko
Team Lead, Enterprise Applications QA group
Maksym Rogachenko
Team Lead, Enterprise Applications QA group

Maksym Rogachenko is a lead of the Enterprise Applications QA group, which is responsible for testing Enterprise Applications projects. Wide usage of modern approach such as automation with continuous integration and automated result reporting into test case management system make his responsible group strong from technical perspective and leads to final result – high quality products.

 

Prior to joining IntroPro, Maksym has worked for different outsource companies in projects for USA and EU markets. His scope of tested applications included client-server applications based on Linux and Windows platforms, different CRM systems, warehouse management system, reporting applications and many others types of software.

Maksym holds an Engineering Degree in Radio engineering Department in National Technical University of Ukraine

 
Olga Vishnevskaya
QA Manager
Olga Vishnevskaya
QA Manager

Olga Vishnevskaya leads Embedded Software Quality Assurance department. She carries out technical leadership of the testing including developing the test strategies, test plans, investigating and improving QA work flows and methodologies.

Olga has accrued more than 10 years experience as a QA Manager providing software and process quality.

Prior to joining IntroPro, Olga has been working at Luxoft where she took part in development of platform for building and integrating next generation presence centric applications. She was involved in different projects in telephony area (call center software) for Genesys Inc during her work in Miratech.

Olga holds an Engineering Degree in “Intellectual Systems of Making Decisions” from National Technical University of Ukraine and Specialist Degree in “Marketing” from National Technical University of Ukraine

 
Oksana Donich
Test Lead, Embedded Software QA group
Oksana Donich
Test Lead, Embedded Software QA group

Oksana Donich leads Software Quality Assurance team, Embedded department. She manages and maintains an effective testing process, develops test strategies, master test plans and test cases. She is deeply involved in manual and automated regression testing performed by the team.

 

Prior to IntroPro Oksana had worked at SimCorp - leading provider of investment management software solutions and services for the global financial industry. Working as QA Analyst in Settlement Management team, she was able to apply her financial expertise and software know-how. Oksana holds a Master of Accounting and Auditing from Kyiv Academy of Municipal Administration. She is also an ISTQB® Certified Tester