LUXOFT Brings Reinforcement from Cisco, Microsoft and Vimpelcom

LUXOFT is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Ilya Billig to the role of vice-president of Marketing. With over 10 years of marketing experience at Microsoft, Mr. Ilya Billig brings to LUXOFT expansive knowledge and marketing prowess from his tenure at one of the most successful software companies in the world. During these 10 years Mr. Ilya Billig was in charge of Marketing for Microsoft Russia, led Windows and Office Marketing in Eastern Europe and was responsible for Enterprise Architect Marketing at Microsoft in Redmond, Washington. Mr. Billig’s professional background, recognition, solid experience and knowledge will give LUXOFT a strategic advantage in promoting and marketing LUXOFT globally.

LUXOFT is also pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. George Georgiev to the role of vice-president of Sales Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. Mr. Georgiev holds more then 10 years of experience with Cisco Systems (Europe, Belgium) and Ward Howell International. The appointment of Mr. Georgiev reflects the positive growth trend of LUXOFT in a challenging economic environment and will help LUXOFT to further expand its customer base in the EMEA region.

Mr. Nil Vereschagin joins LUXOFT as chief financial officer. He brings to LUXOFT more than eight years of finance and technology management experience. Prior to LUXOFT Mr. Vereschagin held top-management positions with the world’s leading corporations, such as ICN Pharmaceuticals Inc. (USA Corporate HQ and Eastern Europe HQ), Vimpelcom, Carl Zeiss, and Whitehall Group. Mr. Vereschagin’s professional experience includes creation, management and implementation of financial and control systems. Mr. Vereschagin's expertise will be instrumental in optimizing company costs and efficiency programs, as well as financial stability.

“LUXOFT’s success is built on the best people delivering the highest quality services to our worldwide clients. We are extremely pleased to strengthen our management team with very experienced professionals who will take LUXOFT to the next level of success,” - said Dmitry Loschinin, CEO of LUXOFT, a brilliant manager with over 12 years of experience in the IT industry. Mr. Loschinin was among the pioneers of the Russian SAP R/3 practice and led IBM’s EE/A Business Management Services for three years.