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Vasiliy Ivanov, Founder

Vasiliy Ivanov has been in the industry since 2003. He holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and has a solid background in creating software products for both desktop and mobile platforms. In 2013, Vasiliy co-founded KeepSolid. Today he is concentrating on establishing the company’s strategy and furthering the development of the business. Quite often, Vasiliy comes up with ideas for new KeepSolid products when he faces some productivity problem in his day-to-day work life. He sees these problems not as roadblocks, but as challenges that can be solved easily with a service. Thanks to this approach, our products are very customer-oriented.

Being a charismatic leader and ideas generator, he encourages every team member to be ambitious and to continuously evolve. Vasiliy adopts innovative management methods to ensure synergism between the team members.

When he is not in the office, he enjoys extreme sports like snowboarding and wakeboarding, and is fond of road trips.

Vasyl Diakonov, CTO

Vasyl began his career as a Linux systems administrator but later switched to IT development and architecture. He holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Engineering and works hard on improving his knowledge day-to-day.

Vasyl is the company's advisor in back-end tech and cryptography, always strives for product improvement.

He is into flutes and harmonica playing and film photography that allows him to find new inspirations in the analog world.

Oleg Bocharnikov, CFO and Co-Founder

Oleg Bocharnikov co-founded KeepSolid together with Vasiliy Ivanov in 2013, and took up the role of Chief Financial Officer.

He has worked in IT since 1999. Oleg holds a Master’s Degree in Mathematics, which helps him run the business efficiently. In 2016 he graduated with an MBA degree from the International Institute of Management LINK, Moscow.

He is into extreme sports like paintball and knife throwing. He likes traveling with family. Every city has its charm, however Prague stole his heart for now.

Igor Bidenko, CISO

Igor possesses a solid expertise in IT security and privacy. He also has in-depth knowledge of strategic planning and risk management. His activities for the company include market research, strategy development and leadership.

Igor enjoys taking the initiative and accepts challenging tasks without hesitation. He always delivers great results and never runs short of ideas. Being a hard-working professional, he always supports his team and helps motivate people, too. Thanks to his high level of both competence and persistence, he can solve nearly any problem.

His favorite activities are carting, cycling, yachting and travelling.

Yuriy Zhernovoy, Head of Customer Support

Yuriy is responsible for managing the technical support staff. He is also responsible for ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction with KeepSolid services and applications. Yuriy obtained his Master’s in Computer Systems Analysis.

Yuriy impresses with his erudition in answering both technical and routine questions. He is always ready to help with a word of advice. He interrogates each issue with special attention to detail, thus allowing him to always provide in-depth responses and useful tips.

He spends most of his free time learning new things and doing sports. His favorites are swimming and beach volleyball.