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SimbirSoft's Management Team

SimbirSoft's history dates back to 2001, when a team of passionate people started their first project.
We succeeded by combining our superb professional skills and strong work ethic. We use this same formula every day to grow SimbirSoft!

Management

Sergey Yurkin
Sergey Yurkin
Сo-founder
Ilya Kashtankin
Ilya Kashtankin
CEO

Sergey Yurkin founded SimbirSoft in 2001 and was its CEO until 2017. The company has worked with people from all around the world since its very first days.

Sergey gave a grounding in the company operation, its philosophy and basic principles: reliability, loyalty and constant development. In 2012 he initiated significant alterations of the company, thanks to which a new team of managers was put together. This new team jump-started development of Simbirsoft.

He attended Kazan ElectroTechnical College. Later he graduated from Ulyanovsk State Technical University, Radio Engineering Faculty. After that he graduated MBA program by Link. He is now studying at the Open University, UK.

He is the IT-obudsman of the Ulyanovsk region and a founder of “Fund for IT Development” in Ulyanovsk.

He is a member of Rotary Club (Ulyanovsk).

Ilya Kashtankin' professional career has been connected with SimbirSoft for 9 years in row. Here he worked his way up from a programming engineer to the director.

Under his guidance a team of effective managers was put together, SimbirSoft has grown 3 times larger, it has ranked in Innovative and Rapidly-growing Russian companies by IT-success, Runet, Ruward, Tagline, the company has been listed in the largest Russian IT-companies by RA Expert and largest Russian mobile developers by Csnews. In 2016 Simbirsoft was short-listed in the international outsourcing provider ranking Global Outsourcing 100.

Ilya has a PhD and an MBA.

Dmitry Peterson
Dmitry Peterson
Director mobile.SimbirSoft
Viktor Sychev
Viktor Sychev
Vice director

Dmitry has worked in Simbirsoft since 2010, he founded and became the head of mobile division in the company. His task is to help clients effectively solve their issues using modern technologies. Thanks to brisk growth of the mobile department, Simbirsoft lists in the largest Russian mobile developers rank.

He began his IT career 15 years ago. He has worked in SimbirSoft since 2007. Viktor fully supervises project development. His main tasks include product services development and technical expertise in SimbirSoft. He graduated from information systems and technologies department of Ulyanovsk Technical University. He has a master's degree.

Aleksey Florinskiy
Aleksey Florinskiy
Vice director
Maria Tsiruleva
Maria Tsiruleva
Vice director of client relations

He is a co-founder of SimbirSoft, recognized technical expert in web development. From 2003 till 2012 he managed the project to develop a large web-product for the company. In 2012 he became the head of the web department in SimbirSoft. His main task is to create efficient web-products for our clients, using modern web-technologies and accumulated expertise.

In 2011 Maria Tsiruleva was appointed to the position of Deputy Director of Sales in Simbirsoft. Since 2010 Maria worked as a key account manager.

Maria is actively involved with Simbirsoft service promotion in the global market. Under her guidance the company began to improve the client service.

Elena Sumenkova
Elena Sumenkova
Deputy Director of Finance
Ekaterina Remizova
Ekaterina Remizova
Head of QA

In 2013 Elena was appointed to the postion of Deputy Director of Finance in Simbirsoft. She joined the company in 2005 as a chief accountant. Elena has two University degrees, one of her majors is Finance and credit.

She has joined the company in 2010 as a testing engineer. She has created and become the head of the QA department and process quality assurance service in the company. Her task pool includes providing quality of developed products and projects, benchmarking the best practices, improving business practices in the company. She is a facilitator of “Ulyanovsk tester community”. She holds a ISTQB certificate.