Igor Borovikov

CEO at Softline Venture Partners

In 1981 he entered the Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov, the faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics.

In 1986 he graduated from the Moscow State University and started postgraduate studies.

From 1989 to 1992 he worked in the system of the Academy of Science. A candidate of physical and mathematical sciences. The author of over 30 scientific works.

Since 1993 – the General Director of Softline. Since 2008 – the chairman of the Board of Directors. Under his management Softline became an IT company of the global scale, present in more than 20 countries of the world, reached the leading positions in the area of licensing of software and provision of related services – IT education, consulting, legal and technical support, IT outsourcing in Russia.

Since 2009 Igor Borovikov is a member of the Presidium of the All-Russian public organization for small and medial entrepreneurship «OPORA ROSSII», the head of the Committee for Information Technologies. In 2010 he entered the top 25 most successful and efficient managers of the business in the years 2008-2009 within the framework of the fifth project «The best managers of Russian IT companies» arranged by the editorial office of CRN/RE.