Ivan graduated with honors in Chemical Engineering from Moscow State University of Environmental Engineering in 1999 with M.S. degree. In 2004 he received Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from State University of Connecticut. During his graduate research, areas of concentration included numerical analysis, optimization under uncertainty, as well as fault-tolerant parallel process computing.
Prior to joining Seeq, Ivan spent 15 years working for OSIsoft as senior software developer where he created integration framework for connectivity between various batch/manufacturing execution systems and OSIsoft PI/AF system in bio/pharma/chemical industries. In 2013, Ivan transitioned to lead the core development of PI Integrator for Business Analytics product line. This software was designed to integrate OSIsoft infrastructure with cloud solutions primarily for machine learning and advanced analytics.
Ivan lives with his wife and son in Bay Area, California. He loves to spend most of his free time with the family traveling, biking, hiking, skiing, swimming. If he is not with the family, he is somewhere in the sky fulfilling the dream to become an ATP pilot.