Prior to this role, Ilya had been Vice President, Airport Solution Line SITA for over two years where he was the architect behind SITA’s ‘Intelligent Airport’ vision. SITA's growing portfolio of airport solutions is used by airports and airlines at more than 400 locations worldwide and covers the entire airport ecosystem.
Ilya joined SITA in 1998 as a financial controller and from 2003 to 2009 successfully led the regional sales team in East and Central Europe. Born in St Petersburg, Russia, he graduated with distinction with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University in Montreal. Ilya is fluent in Russian and English and speaks French.
He is based in Singapore.