Board of Directors

Yuri Shprits, Managing Partner

Professor Yuri Shprits is a Co-founder and Managing Partner of Simmakers Ltd. Dr. Shprits is an Associate Professor at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, a Visiting Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and President of the Institute for Magnetospheric Physics.

Dr. Shprits has 20 years of experience in numerical methods and scientific programming. He holds a Cum Laude B.S. from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, an M.S. from the University of Oklahoma and a M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles. In 2012 Yuri Shprits was honored by President Obama with the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers – the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals.

Vladimir Gordiychuk, CTO

Vladimir is the Chief Technical Officer of Simmakers Ltd. Vladimir is responsible for managing software development processes, business meetings, projects analysis & estimation, optimization & automation of production processes in Simmakers. Along with that, he usually represents Simmakers in conferences & exhibitions.

Vladimir started programming from an early age and took part in different programming competitions at school and university. Vladimir graduated from Belarusian State University in major “Computer Security and holds M.S. degree in Information Technology. Vladimir has been working in Simmakers since 2012.

Dmitri Evlanov, CEO

Dmitri is the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Simmakers Ltd. Dmitri is responsible for organizational strategy, company’s growth, general management, public relations, business partnerships and investors. As the thought leader and advisor to the Board of Directors, he inspires and motivates company staff and drives change within the company.

From 2005 to 2008, Dmitri served as Team Leader of the integration group at Insol Telecom, involved in managing the implementation of Ericsson equipment in the Core Network Operation of the GSM service provider, Astelit. Dmitri holds a B.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from the Belarusian State University of Informatics and Electronics.

Nick Filonchyk, CVO

Nick is the Chief Visionary Officer of Simmakers Ltd. Nick is responsible for global delivering of customer insights and marketing analytics for worldwide sales and marketing teams. Nick plays multiple leadership roles in Simmakers Ltd.

Nick’s management approach is one of contagious passion and collaborative style that draws others into the vision and mission. While being known as a trusted adviser at Simmakers Ltd. and thought leader with a direct, honest style, Nick understands positioning and building a solution, growing it from inception to revenue.