10 Aviation BPA Business licensing CMS CMS_1 Computer and mobile accessories Computer Software CRM Cybersecurity Desktop Digital marketing Diversity Embedded Entertainment Farming Gambling Helthcare Home Insurance IoT IoT_1 Law Machine Learning Media Military Mobile Mobile_1 QA QA_1 Real Estate Restaurants Social project Social Social project Social project_1 Software development Sport Transport
Svitla Systems - Our Team
We deliver unparalleled value to our customers, who rely on our expertise and many years of experience in Managed Team Extension and Build-to-Order Software Applications.
scroll

Our Team

We Deliver the Best

Svitla Systems is a proven software development and testing provider.

We are always within reach.
Our team becomes an extension of your team.
You define your product concept. We deliver it.

Leadership

Svitla's Leadership, headed by Nataliya Anon, combines experience and strategy to deliver solid results and an excellent client experience.

Nataliya Anon
CEO and founder

Nataliya Anon - a Stanford Business School graduate with Ukrainian heritage, entrepreneur, leader, and strategic implementer - is the Founder and CEO of Svitla Systems.

Nataliya brings to Svitla extensive international business experience, keen cross-cultural knowledge and strong interpersonal skills. Her client-centric approach and relentless dedication to the highest standards have propelled Svitla’s success in the last decade.

Prior to founding Svitla in 2003, Nataliya founded and served as CEO of Lohika Systems (acquired by Altran Solutions Corp.) Before that, she held management positions at Ernst & Young as well as received private equity and venture capital experience in the US and UK, where she made investments in various emerging technologies and manufacturing companies. Nataliya was a member of the Fourth Class of Growing Entrepreneurs Mentoring Program administered by the Committee of 200. Nataliya was also the co-founder of Ukrainian Students Association at Stanford. She holds a Masters Degree in IT and Accounting from the University of Kansas and an MBA from Stanford University.

Nataliya Anon - a Stanford Business School graduate with Ukrainian heritage, entrepreneur, leader, and strategic implementer - is the Founder and CEO of Svitla Systems.

Nataliya brings to Svitla extensive international business experience, keen cross-cultural knowledge and strong interpersonal skills. Her client-centric approach and relentless dedication to the highest standards have propelled Svitla’s success in the last decade.

Chris Cosmos
Chief Sales Officer

Chris Cosmos brings over 20 years of experience in sales and sales management to Svitla Systems. Prior to Svitla, Chris served as a founder and Managing Director of Cosmos Sales Professional, a global sales consulting company that specialized in a proprietary sales methodologies for sales-executives and business development managers. 

From 1998-2008, Chris held various management positions in sales at the Nelson Family of Companies. During his tenure there, Chris excelled at creating effective sales organizations by introducing new and innovative sales methodologies. As a Senior Vice President of Nelson Technology (2004-2008), Chris managed projects for such clients as Google, Yahoo, Hewlett Packard, Wells Fargo Bank, Microsoft, Hitachi, and Sony. Chris knows well the vibrant Silicon Valley innovative tech culture and helps Svitla’s clients build superior products by finding the right engagement models for them.    

A fifth generation San Franciscan native, Chris Cosmos holds a Bachelors Degree in English from the University of San Francisco with emphasis in Global Relations.

Andriy Galych
Managing Director of Delivery in Eastern Europe

Andriy Galych brings more than 10 years of project management experience. His background in computer and modern science and cutting-edge technologies has helped build Svitla as one of the leading innovative outsourcing companies of today.

Prior to Svitla, Andriy worked as a Commercial Director of UStar, where he was responsible for project planning and implementation of IT projects, marketing and internal business processes organization. Andriy’s previous experience also includes development of product and technologies advancements on the HPC market in partnership with such key vendors as Intel, Microsoft, NVIDIA and HP.

In 2008, Andriy was the recipient of the Innovation Award by the Innovations.com.ua, an online educational resource of the Kyiv-Mohyla Business School. Andriy holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the National University ‘Ivan Franko’ in Lviv and a Diploma in Legal Studies from the Academy of HR Management.

Kostyantyn Kharchenko
Ph.D., Chief Technical Architect

As the Chief Technical Architect, Kostyantyn Kharchenko leads the technical department as our IT guru and sets up the strategy and processes standards. Kostyantyn has over 20 years of experience in complex software systems development and design. His strong engineering background has contributed to Svitla’s continued success.

Kostyantyn’s previous work experience includes top technical positions in such prominent companies as Digital Equipment Corp., Compaq Corp, Intel and Panasonic. His deep understanding of the emerging industries and strong technical skills allow him to help Svitla’s clients create technologies of the future.

Kostyantyn holds Masters and PhD degrees in Computer Science from the Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, one of the top academic institutions in Ukraine.

Sergiy Andriyenko
Head of Project Management Department

As the head of the Project Management Department, Sergiy Andriyenko possesses excellent project management and analytic skills and a strong technical background. With over a decade of international work experience in Canada and the United States, Sergiy is a valued member of Svitla Systems.

His previous experience includes 8 years in Process and Robotics Engineering at Magna Corporation; setting up automated sequences and running production lines in manufacturing facilities; developing applications and defining business requirements for the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) business application for Electronic industries. Sergiy holds an MBA in Management from Cleary University, Michigan.

Sergiy Shubin
Lead Project Manager

Sergey has over 12 years of work experience in Top IT Companies in Ukraine. At Svitla, Sergey is responsible for leading projects, managing teams, and delivering results on time and  within the budget for our customers. As a highly-skilled project manager, Sergey has a deep understanding of the software development process and uses all modern methodologies, such as Agile, Kanban, Scrum, and Extreme Programming RUP in his everyday work. His extensive knowledge of the cutting-edge technologies (C#, Object Pascal, Java Script, T-SQL, PL/SQL, ASP.NET, Ext JS, JQuery, Ajax, WCF, Web Services, OLAP, HTML, Win API and more) makes him a great technical expert and a valuable resource for our customers. Sergey is a graduate of the Sumy State University with specialty in Applied Mathematics.

Viktor Tsuik
Director of Finance

Viktor Tsuik is responsible for the financial side of Svitla’s operations. Viktor has held senior accountant appointments for more than 20 years of experience and has a deep understanding of the economic and financial topics, especially as they relate to the IT industry. Thanks to his attention to details and proactive approach, Svitla’s cooperation with clients and partners runs smoothly and without delays. Since 2007, Viktor holds a certificate of the Ukrainian Auditors Association.

Viktor is a graduate of the Ivano-Frankivsky Ukrainian National University and International Business Institute, with specialty in Economics.

Nataliya Yerisova
Chief Talent Acquisition Officer

Nataliya Yerisova brings over 8 years of experience in recruitment to Svitla. Prior to joining Svitla, Nataliya held senior positions in the leading IT companies. At Svitla Systems, Natalia is responsible for managing our recruitment team, managing the full recruitment cycle, and improving the quality of services provided to our clients by hiring the best talent in Ukraine.

Nataliya’s professional success is based on her outstanding ability to identify and provide the right candidates for our clients and to organize the seamless communication process between the sales and recruitment teams.

Nataliya holds Master’s Degree in Linguistics from Chernivtsi National University.

Nataliya Maletska
Recruitment Team Leader

Nataliya is a talented Team Leader, who supervises the everyday work of our Kyiv recruitment team. She is not afraid of difficult assignments and deadlines. Nataliya brings over 5 years of experience in recruitment to Svitla. Her professionalism and the ability to find great candidates are highly appreciated by our customers. Nataliya is an accomplished recruiting leader, who really enjoys her job. Nataliya holds a Master’s Degree in Economics and Management.

Jorge Valadez
Exec. VP Sales and Operations Mexico

Jorge Valadez brings over 12 years of experience in corporate sales, marketing and business administration. His Computer Science background, excellent management skills and native knowledge of Mexico IT market create a perfect ground for his leadership in Svitla Guadalajara division, keeping an eye on expanding local operations.

Prior to Svitla, Jorge held various key positions as Delivery Manager and Sales & Marketing Director, in both software development and testing companies, serving global clients from Mexico. He is also passionate about entrepreneurship, founding and effectively selling 2 companies.

Certified by UNIDO, he performed in 2010 as lead advisor to 5 different Export Consortiums, achieving exports to Central, South America and Asia. Jorge holds a bachelor degree in Computer Science from ITESO in Guadalajara, Mexico, and the University of Applied Sciences in Ulm, Germany. He studied Strategic Global Marketing and won a scholarship from Mexico´s Consulate at Silicon Valley to attend the International Summer Program for Entrepreneurs at Stanford University. Currently he is obtaining his MBA degree from Regis University in Denver, Colorado.

Christian Martinez
General Counsel

Christian provides primary legal support for Svitla, including its worldwide privacy and cybersecurity compliance, technology licensing, development agreements, and general commercial transactions. 

Christian brings a wealth of experience to the Svitla team. For several years Christian directed the legal department of a software and robotics company in the San Francisco Bay Area, and oversaw its licensing transactions and IP enforcement efforts in federal courts. Christian previously worked in large law firms specializing in intellectual property and commercial matters, and is a published writer on patents, trade secrets, and employee mobility issues.

Christian is licensed to practice in California and Washington D.C., and holds a Juris Doctor from University of San Francisco and a Master’s specializing in Law and Technology from U.C. Berkeley School of Law.

Mariia Petrovych
HR Manager

Mariia Petrovych is responsible for managing Svitla’s HR team and running the full cycle of human resources and administrative activities. Prior to joining Svitla, Mariia worked in large multinational companies, such as ABB, Scania, and Siemens, in various administrative and business operational roles. 

Mariia is focused on HR processes and nurturing Svitla’s corporate culture. She is also responsible for overseeing employee compensation and benefits packages, as well training and career development in the company.

Mariia holds Master’s Degree in Management of Foreign Economic Relations and Bachelor’s Degree in Commercial Law from Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics. 

Expertise

We deliver expertise for industries

Svitla is your conduit to the cutting-edge technological innovations within emerging industries, from Web and Mobile to Big Data to Internet of Things.

Our development process revolves entirely around your needs. If you want software products, systems, solutions, and services that improve the way you do business, stop searching. We approach every project – big or small – with the same level of care and professionalism. And we work alongside you every step of the way.

  • Web

    • HTML5
    • JS
    • JQuery
    • Angular JS
    • React
    • PHP
    • Python
    • Django
    • Ruby on Rails
    • ASP .NET
    • Magento
  • Front End

    • HTML5
    • CSS, SAAS
    • JS
    • JQuery
    • React
    • Angular JS
  • Back End

    • Ruby
    • Ruby on Rails
    • Python
    • Django
    • PHP
    • Laravel
    • Symphony
    • C#
    • ASP .NET
  • Mobile

    • Android
    • IOs
    • Java
    • C#
    • Swift
    • Cordova
    • Xamarin
    • Titanium
  • Quality Assurance

    • Hewlett Packard
    • Jira
    • Jmeter
    • QA
    • Selenium
    • Rspec
    • Silk Test
  • Internet of Things

    • Python
    • Linux
    • Embedded C
    • NFC
    • C++
  • Big Data

    • Python
    • Java
    • Hadoop
    • Kafka
    • Spark
    • Pig
    • R
    • Machine Learning
    • SciPy
    • Mongo DB
  • DevOps

    • Amazon AWS
    • Microsoft Azure
    • Chef
    • Puppet
    • Ansible
    • Linux
  • E-commerce

    • Magento
    • SAP
    • Shopify
    • OpenCart
  • Database

    • Mongo DB
    • MySQL
    • Oracle
    • Redis
    • SQLite
    • SQL server
    • Hadoop

Our Team Around the Globe

Svitla is built on the belief that true innovations happen when the best minds come together, no matter their location. Our teams of dedicated, savvy technical experts and strategic thinkers allow us to form collaborative relationships with our clients.

5
Countries
14
Years of Experience
13
office locations
1000 +
Completed Projects

We Always Look for New Talent

If you share Svitla's values and mission, we’d like to hear from you.