Innovecs is led by a stellar team of IT outsourcing professionals. These are people who have not only ‘been there and done that, they’ve learned from their experiences and mentored Innovecs engineers to ‘go there’ for you, and ‘do that’ better!

Alex Lutskiy
Alex Lutskiy
Co-Founder and CEO, Chairman of the Board

With over 15 years’ experience working throughout the Americas and Europe, Alex brings strong technical and business qualifications with an impressive track record of hands-on experience in strategic planning, business unit development, project and product management, and system engineering strategies. He brings nearly a decade of experience building IT outsourcing businesses to Innovecs.

Alex started his professional career in the early 1990s as a software engineer. He held senior positions with variety of U.S. companies, where he demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a variety of highly competitive industries, cutting-edge markets, and fast-paced environments.

Prior to joining Innovecs, Alex served as vice-president of Delivery at GlobalLogic, a global R&D provider, and vice-president of Business Applications and Operations at Ipsos, where he lead operations and strategic direction for the Business Applications group at Ipsos Loyalty North America. He was also a founder of E-Vector, an offshore technology outsourcing company, which he successfully ran as CEO for three years.

On March 25, 2017 Alex Lutskiy received prestigious national honor “Person of the Year-2016”, winning the category “Leader of the Digital Industry” together with his company Innovecs.

Alex holds a Master of Computer Science degree from Kharkiv State University and is pursuing an executive education program at IE Business School in the United States.

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Management Team
Sergey Khandogin
Sergey Khandogin
Chief Technology Officer

Sergiy has been part of the IT industry since December 1997.

He has worked as a technical manager since 2000 and has headed a company since September 2005. With a solid academic and professional background in business and technologies, he brings excellent analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills to Innovecs. His deep understanding of business processes and proven strength as a software project manager for complex e-commerce and infrastructure systems makes him an invaluable addition to the company’s leadership team.

Sergiy previously worked at Luxoft where, as a program manager, he managed several multi-project teams, comprising about 100 engineers working for clients in the banking and finance sector. He’s also participated in successful projects for startups

As a senior project manager and engagement manager at GlobalLogic, he was responsible for delivery management and pre-sales support from the delivery side. He participated in a set of pre-sales at different stages. He also led a distributed development team involving staff from the United States, Ukraine and Argentina.

Since 2000, Sergiy has worked with western companies, utilizing his excellent communication and cooperation skills in cross-national and distributed environments.

Sergiy earned his Master’s degree in Computer Science and Telecommunication Systems from National University of Ukraine Kiev Polytechnic Institute and is pursuing management education program at learning center of international software development company.

Olga Prykhno
Olga Prykhno
Chief Operation Officer

Olga is a highly-skilled professional with more than 15 years of experience in financial management (manufacturing industry, distribution, construction, consulting) and accounting (managerial accounting, automation of document flow, financial accounting). She is a highly motivated person, oriented towards results and professional growth.

Before joining Innovecs, Olga worked as a Board member for a Ukrainian manufacturing holding, where she was responsible for implementation of high-level standards of doing business. The main goals were to implement strong international competencies like IFRS audit in the Ukrainian company, development of financial function strategy, and development of internal audit standards based on PWC principles. Before that, she worked for one of the biggest Ukrainian pharmaceutical holdings and for a retail chain as Chief Financial Officer. Olga also worked in a construction holding where she was responsible for financial management and investment strategy. She considers the most memorable and developmental period of her career before Innovecs as her time working for Kyiv-Mohyla Business School as CFO and consultant where she attuned her business mindset and strong ability to serve clients. At that time, Olga with her colleagues realized projects for Ukrainian companies which aimed to develop financial strategies, business modeling, accounting, shareholder reporting, BSC system development and support and organization of international audit processes.

Olga’s broad experience was acknowledged by her fellow professionals when she was twice ranked among the “Top 20 CFOs of Ukraine in 2010 and 2013 according to “FINANSIST” magazine of “The Companion Group” publishing house.

Olga earned her MBA degree in Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. She developed her financial knowledge at Kyiv Investment Management Institute (Financial management diploma program) and the Security Institute of London (International Capital Market Qualification certificate program).

Eoghan O’Donnell
Eoghan O’Donnell
Chief Engineering Officer

Eoghan O’Donnell has over twenty years of experience in the software development industry having worked at Symantec Corporation, McAfee, and most recently with Amazon.

Eoghan has a proven track record of successfully launching new products and innovative technology, managing global and co-located development teams, and delivering value to customers.

Nataliia Zub
Nataliia Zub
VP of Delivery Management

Nataliya had served as an Executive Manager and Consultant for a number of international hi-tech enterprise companies, start-up projects and new market entries who were looking to set up and scale their businesses around Software and Hardware Engineering Products and Services.

Her main focus is the global delivery of engineering services including dedicated R&D centers.

Since 2012, she has been an executive manager at Innovecs and has been involved in building our  current, well-known company from the ground up in this highly competitive market. For the first 3 years, the company managed to start more than 30 cutting age projects requiring non-standard engineering solutions and hired more than 300 top-level engineers.

Previously, VP of Corporate Development, currently she holds the position of VP of Delivery Management in the Engineering Business Unit and is responsible for contracted services delivery and overall client success within assigned accounts.

Her experience is balanced between strategic delivery planning, project and resource management and practical application of SW/HW engineering services for businesses.

Over the last few years, her technology focus has been on Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Connected Devices Infrastructure, Data Science, Predictive Analytics, Machine Vision, Machine Learning within E-commerce, Transportation, Logistics, and Supply Chain business domains.

Nataliya earned her master’s degree in Computer Science from National University of Ukraine “Kiev Polytechnic Institute” and bachelor’s degree in psychology from National Pedagogical University.

Vlad Kopanko
Vlad Kopanko
VP of Delivery Management

Vlad is an IT professional with over 14 years of experience in IT and telecom industries. Bringing strong business qualifications with an impressive track record of hands-on experience in strategic planning, engagement and business development, project and program management, team management. Setting up dynamic and productive business relationships between Clients and teams. Scaling company business.

Vlad holds the position of VP Delivery Management. Accountable for delivery of high quality services, successful projects execution and Client satisfaction ensuring. His responsibilities include Clients relationships and cooperation, operation and delivery excellence, team management and expansion of our workforce. His role within Innovecs will also include operation and finance planning, organizing and managing the continuous delivery process, Client Engagements. Prior to joining Innovecs Vlad has worked as an Engagement Manager, Bid Manager, Resource Manager, Project/Program Manager at such companies as Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard.

Vlad holds a Master’s degree in Telecom Systems and Networks from Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.

Olga Safina
Olga Safina
VP of Employer Brand & PR

As one of the leading specialists in event marketing and creative projects development, Olga is well known for her launching of the most-discussed projects, such as FEDORIV HUB, UNIT.City and Chasopys.

Olga also held the position of PR & Project Manager in NEMIROFF and Chief of Marketing, PR and Events in VDNG.

Overall experience of almost 15 years allows Olga to perform as a speaker at the biggest events and share her excellent expertise via various lectures and workshops.

Olga joined Innovecs as VP of Corporate and PR and is currently managing all PR initiatives, SMM, event strategies and the overall industry marketing needs to support Innovecs brand.

Olga earned her Master’s Degree in International Journalism from Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.

Mykola Kyriienko
Mykola Kyriienko
Head of IT Department

Mykola has over 10 years of experience in designing, implementing and maintaining complex computer networks, systems and servers, and brings outstanding leadership and management skills to Innovecs.

Prior to Innovecs, Mykola held the position of Leading System Administrator and was responsible for the corporate IT policy, infrastructure and strategy development and implementation.

Mykola earned his Master’s Degree in Physics and Mathematics from Poltava National V.G. Korolenko Pedagogical University.

Anastasiia Osypova
Anastasiia Osypova
Head of People, Engagement & Culture Department

With over 10 years of experience in HR management in FMCG, Retail, HORECA and Media, Anastasiia brings a unique vision and expertise in managing, leadership, and delivering best HR practices and initiatives; creating positive and trustful working relationships with employees and managers; and maintaining a certain atmosphere in the company.

Prior to Innovecs, Anastasiia held the position of Head of Compensation and Benefits in leading Ukrainian companies and successfully held HR trainings and courses, such as HR School Professional, Compensation & Benefits Professional, Budget and HR Metrics, and Band&Grade Course for over 3 years.

Anastasiia earned her Master’s Degree in International Economics and Management from Ukrainian Academy of Finance and International Trade.

Igor Bekh
Igor Bekh

Igor is a certified Instructional Designer and business coach with 9 years of experience in training, professional development and marketing.

Prior to joining the Innovecs Team, Igor worked as a Training Team Lead of one of the largest media holdings in Ukraine, 1+1 media, and founded the first commerce Academic Certification Center of SAP company in Ukraine. He has launched learning management systems, prepared e-learning courses and conducted a series of workshops for internal and external customers.

Now, Igor is responsible for managing INNOCAMP, Innovecs’s innovative educational camp. He is fully involved into the development of innovative mindsets and creative skills of software engineers, designers, and project managers.

Igor earned his master’s degree in Management in Innovation at the National Technical University of Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”. He continues to share his deep expertise with students of the International University of Finance as a Senior Lecturer at Management and Innovation Department, and also as a mentor of the E-learning Bootcamp in Ukraine.

Regional Management Team
Gerry Michaeli
Gerry Michaeli
Managing Director, Innovecs Israel

Gerry is a highly-skilled professional and senior executive with more than 16 years of experience in the Hi-tech industry working throughout various territories (Americas, EMEA, APAC), Gerry has an extensive experience in managing worldwide sales, Building Sales methodologies, business unit development & management, orchestrating and navigating complex organizations with cross-functional teams located worldwide focusing on cutting edge technologies.

Gerry Started his career as a Software engineer and in 2001 switched to the business world, His background is in Cyber Security, Mobile, VOIP, Content Delivery Networks, Gaming, Automotive (LBS) and e-commerce.

Prior to joining Innovecs, Gerry served as a senior executive in various technological company’s and consulting firms. Gerry has founded 2 start-up companies in the Mobile\Telecom arena (HIO) and in Cyber Security arena (Opservo).

Gerry Holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science & Mathematics from the Netanya Academic College.

Ofer Ben-David
Ofer Ben-David
VP of Sales and Business Development, Israel

With over 20 years of experience in Israel, Ofer brings strong technical and business skills with an impressive knowledge via practical experience in strategic planning, business unit development, and complex project management. He brings a decade and a half of involvement in senior management in the Israeli economy and the establishment of complex IT systems.

Ofer began his professional career in the mid-1990s as a software systems analyst. He has held a number of senior positions in which he has demonstrated the ability to lead various teams of professionals to new levels of success in a wide range of competitive industries, innovative markets, and successful projects.

In 2016 he won Innovation and Digitalization of the Year award for one of his projects.

Prior to joining Innovecs, Ofer served as a director in the Malam Group’s project division and as a director and manager of Guardian where he led the activity and strategic direction of the Malam Team’s projects division.

Ofer holds an MBA from the University of Derby in England and a BA from Bar-Ilan University in Israel.

Gary González
Gary González
Executive Vice President of Innovecs USA

Gary is a highly accomplished supply chain technology executive.  He has over 25 years of experience helping organizations across a diverse range of industries to develop and achieve strategic supply chain corporate objectives.

Gary has extensive C-level executive relationships globally who require efficient and transparent supply chains that positively impact everything from demand, supply, and replenishment through End-to-End Supply Chain (E2E) Management & Design, Front End Innovation, and Digital Supply Chain Transformation.

As the head of Digital Supply Chain Innovation for Innovecs, Gary leads global strategic development and execution of all demand planning processes, systems, and initiatives that enable organizations supply chain transformation. He delivers breakthrough improvements in the Integrated Business Planning Process (S&OP), replenishment & inventory management, demand planning platform, and the balance of the global SC planning capabilities & functional areas.

Furthermore, he builds Supply Chain Excellence across supply planning organizations worldwide by digitizing supply chains and leveraging structured data to ease disruptions while also providing high levels of visibility, improved efficiency, and minimized risk.

Gary holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Science/International Business from the Kean University of New Jersey, United States.

Ian Beighton
Ian Beighton
Senior Vice President – Business Development & Sales EMEA

Ian is a highly skilled professional and brings an extensive proven track record in Business Development leadership expanding over 18 years attained in various market sectors including on-line marketing services in EMEA markets, and a Global BPO Managed Services Org his area of expertise includes: first class business development skills; a proven ability to self-generate leads, consistently high prospect conversion rates; delivering business growth through the use of innovative sales & customer contact strategies at C-Suite level, and the ability to network/engage and spark interest at exhibitions and industry specific events. In his time as a Leader Ian has successfully trained, developed and managed teams from entry level though to Executive stakeholders.

Prior to joining Ian was Head of Business Development EMEA for ServiceSource a Global BPO Managed Service Organisation where he drove many successful engagements with Enterprise Organisations, across Industrial, Healthcare, SaaS and Hardware sectors.

Ian holds qualifications in Marketing attained at De Montfort University and volunteers for Reader.org

Board of Advisors

Innovecs is advised by top-level executives in Fintech, Advertising Technology, Blockchain, M&A & Investments. Our Advisory Board has top-notch experience at global companies and technology startups such as Hewlett-Packard, Credit Suisse, Eclipse Ventures, KUNA Bitcoin Agency and Madberry.

Igor Karev
Igor Karev

Tatem Games | CEO & Founder

Action Forms | CEO & Founder

Eric Kadyrov
Eric Kadyrov

CrossBridge Capital Group | Executive Director

Credit Suisse | Head of CIS / Eastern Europe Region

Hewlett-Packard | Executive Manager – Strategy and Technology

Michael Chobanian
Blockchain & Fintech
Michael Chobanian

KUNA Bitcoin Agency | Founder

Bitcoin Foundation Ukraine | Co-Founder and member of the board

Vulkanit | CEO

Dmitry Sverdlik
Dmitry Sverdlik

Madberry | CEO & Co-Founder

StrikeAd | VP Engineering

Zoral Labs | Head of Engineering

Iryna Chubur
Iryna Chubur

Innovecs | Brand Advisоr