Team

Our team, with about 40 employees, is a synergy of academic expertise and youthful endeavor. It groups prominent mathematicians and scientists with PhD and Doctor degrees in physics and mathematics, young and experienced programmers, engineers and IT scientists.

Executive Team

Sergey Morozov

Sergey Morozov, President of DATADVANCE SAS & General Director of DATADVANCE LLC

Sergey Morozov received PhD degree in physics and mathematics with specialization in theoretical physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology. He was awarded the Telegdi Award and Leonard Euler Award of the Humboldt University (Berlin). In 2007 was the awarded the Russian Federation Government‘s Science and Engineering Award for young scientists. He is an author of more than 30 papers in refereed journals and proceedings and he has consulted with various companies and international organizations.

Laurent Chec

Laurent Chec, General Director of DATADVANCE SAS

Laurent Chec has more than 20 years experience in the Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) business. He graduated from Evry-Val-d’Essonne University in 1995 with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering and started his career as application engineer in the simulation software business. He worked with major European aerospace companies as simulation expert consultant before orienting his career towards sales. Over the past 10 years, Laurent has held various sales management positions including key account manager for a worldwide organization. Prior to joining DATADVANCE, he was serving as EMEA Sales Director for a U.S. based company operating in the optimization software market. He joined Datadvance in 2016 to guide its expansion in Europe and Asia by heading DATADVANCE SAS French branch created on the same year.

R&D Team

Alexander Prokhorov

Alexander Prokhorov, Head of Software Development

Alexander Prokhorov has graduated from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology in 2005 with master's degree in applied mathematics and physics. He has more than ten years experience in software development and management of software development processes. He has worked in wide range of domains including the development of highly loaded internet services, development of electronic design automation software and development of engineering tools for tuning embedded software for automotive industry. He has been working for DATADVANCE since company's foundation.

Dmitry Golubkov

Dmitry Golubkov, Deputy Head of Software Development

Dmitry Golubkov graduated from the Moscow Technological University (MIREA) in 2005 with a degree in "Engineering computer complexes and systems". He has more than ten years experience in designing IT systems and management of IT departments. Since 2006, he is engaged in software development, including highly loaded web solutions, optimization and automation of business processes, systems integration and end-user solutions. Since 2008 he leads the software development. He joined the company DATADVANCE since its foundation.

Svetlana Chernova

Svetlana Chernova, Head of Software Testing

Svetlana Chernova graduated from Moscow State University (Department of Applied Mathematics and Cybernetics). She has received PhD degree in applied mathematics, she is an author of more than 30 papers in refereed journals and proceedings. She has large experience in data analysis, algorithms and software development. She has been working for DATADVANCE since company's foundation.

Dmitry Yarotsky

Dmitry Yarotsky, Scientific Advisor

Dmitry Yarotsky has obtained his Ph.D. in mathematics from Moscow State University in 2002. Since then, he has worked as a researcher at Dobrushin Mathematical Laboratory, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies and the University of Munich. He has experience with a wide range of topics in pure and applied mathematics and has publications in leading journals on quantum statistical mechanics, stochastic processes, optimization and approximation theory.

Sales & Marketing Team

Alexey Antonov

Alexey Antonov, Commercial Director

Alexey has more than 10 years of successful experience of heading the sales and business development. He graduated from Moscow Engineering Physics Institute (National Research Nuclear University MEPhI) with a degree in Computer Engineering and completed several international sales and business development courses in Austria, Germany and Russia. Prior to joining DATADVANCE Alexey succeeded in sales while working for several worldwide IT Software companies, like IBM and Kryon Systems.

Dmitry Frolov

Dmitry Frolov, Marketing Director

Dmitry Frolov graduated from the Ural Federal University in 2010 with a degree in Computer Aided Design and Engineering. After graduation he worked in the technical support of ANSYS software for mechanical analysis and optimization. He participated in the development of a new family of engines in the Ural Diesel-Motor Works LLC as a leading design engineer. He has extensive experience as a marketing director in the largest Russian distributor of ANSYS software, where he was also the chief editor of two engineering / technical journals. He is the author of several articles, including optimization studies.