Mike Pozhenko, PhD
Mike is a customer-focused leader and seasoned technologist with 20+ years of diverse experience with large-scale software development, OLTP systems, and high-volume web service solutions in the fintech, web services, telecom, and cybersecurity industries. He has deep expertise in designing and implementing highly available, data-intensive, distributed systems in fast-paced environments. He is now Chief Scientist at Pratexo. Prior to that he has worked at Samsung, Ericsson, Yahoo, PayPal, AT&T and Northscaler. He has a B.Sc. and M.Sc. Degree in Computer Science from Tomsk Polytechnic University, a M.Sc. Degree in Business and Administration from Tomsk University and PhD in Computer Science from Tomsk Polytechnic University.