Director Developer & Platform Evangelism, Microsoft
Director of Developer & Platform Evangelism at Microsoft Ukraine. In this position he is responsible for evangelizing Microsoft platform to Ukrainian Developers, IT Professionals and University students. Since 2003 his previous assignments at Microsoft were at Microsoft Central & Eastern European Headquarters in Munich and Microsoft Russia in Moscow. Prior to Microsoft, Andrey worked for almost 10 years in a Russian software outsourcing company LANIT-TERCOM, starting there as a programmer and leaving the company in the position of Chief Operating Officer. One of his most memorable projects in LANIT-TERCOM was working for an American startup called Relativity Technologies at the peak of dot-com boom and its subsequent crash. Andrey holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from St. Petersburg State University (Russia).