Myroslav Mykhalchuk, Chairman of the Board and Founder of Edvantis
Myroslav Mykhalchuk started his career in the software/ITO/BPO industry in 1993. He founded Edvantis in 2000 and served as a company CEO for 15 years. Under Myroslav’s leadership, the company delivered over 500 projects and grew to 250 people across several locations worldwide. As a Chairman of the Board, Myroslav will further ensure that Edvantis maintains its reputation as a premier software vendor, and the leadership team meets new ambitious business goals.
Besides Edvantis, Myroslav has also founded and invested in several other technology-driven companies, including BPO Nextdoor (a growing vendor of value-added business process outsourcing services), Say2GO (an Internet startup experiment that was praised by Microsoft and Techcrunch), and the Western-Ukrainian Innovation Center (an NGO fostering international cooperation of scientists). He holds an MS and Ph.D. Degree from Lviv Polytechnic National University and completed Business Management training programs at York University (Toronto), University of Strathclyde (Glasgow), and University of Texas (Austin). Myroslav is now based in Berlin, Germany.
Tetyana Huley, Board Member and Co-Founder of Edvantis
Tetyana Huley co-founded Edvantis and served as the company’s EVP of Finance and Chief Financial Officer until 2019. She possesses extensive financial and managerial expertise, as well as in-depth knowledge of the IT outsourcing industry. As an EVP of Finance and CFO at Edvantis, Tetyana supervised all finance functions, namely accounting, reporting, budgeting & controlling and international tax management. Within her current role as a board member, Tetyana will further ensure that Edvantis maintains strong financial KPIs.
Before joining Edvantis, Tetyana served as the Head of the ІТ Department at the International Institute of Education, Culture, and Diaspora Relations and the Head of the Finance Department at SoftServe. Together with Myroslav Mykhalchuk, she co-founded BPO Nextdoor in 2009 and helped BPO Nextdoor scale into a prominent market player, demonstrating sustainable financial growth year-on-year.
Ruslan Zakharchenko, CEO
Ruslan is a seasoned executive with decades of experience in the IT industry and is now serving as a CEO at Edvantis and Managing Partner at NP Consulting.
Before joining Edvantis in October 2019, Ruslan held different executive positions and was a Member of the Board of Directors in one of Ukraine’s top-ten IT outsourcing companies. During his last tenure as a CEO, the company effectively underwent several stages of business transformations, resulting in 40% annual growth. His core areas of expertise include IT strategy, business model development, and change management.
Ruslan holds an Executive MBA from Kyiv Mohyla Business School and a Masters Degree in Applied Mathematics from I. Franko National University, Lviv.