Mikhail ZavileyskyOrganizational Development
Mikhail Zavileysky has been Chief of Operations at DataArt since 1998, and a member of the Board of Directors since 2002. He was appointed COO in 2003 and became General Manager in 2009. Mikhail is the driving force behind DataArt’s global expansion and oversees the operations of all 13 R&D centers in Central & Eastern Europe and Latin America. His core responsibility is human resources and risk management, as well as business development. He introduced a knowledge ecosystem at DataArt that encompasses every sphere of the company's activities and facilitates effective policies in working with subcontractors and educational institutions, as well as managing HR.
Prior to DataArt, in 1997-1998, Mikhail led an MS technology domain at WebPlus, the largest Internet provider in St. Petersburg, Russia. Before that, he managed software development projects in the area of mathematical modeling in hydrology and hydrogeology processes at St. Petersburg State Hydrological Institute. Mikhail holds an MS in Physics from St. Petersburg State University, and an MBA from Stockholm School of Economics.