ELEKS’ Director of US Business Development, Roman Kyzyk, Passed Away


The company announces with deep sadness the passing of the longtime dedicated managing associate and the respected industry professional

October 5, 2015 – Lviv, Ukraine – ELEKS announces with deep sadness the passing of Roman Kyzyk, the company’s Director of US Business Development. A respected industry professional who devoted much of his career to multinational business development, Roman joined ELEKS in March 2014, driving company’s business strategies on the US market.

A gifted manager and a seasoned professional, Roman had a profound experience in aerospace, defense, information technology, financial services, energy and manufacturing industries, as well as private equity and venture capital. Roman Kyzyk was a Co-Founder of Executive Partners and had 13 years of sales and senior management experience within Xerox Corporation. He also served as a Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson Nexus Fund I, a venture capital fund focused on globally applicable technology sourced in Ukraine and Emerging Europe.

Apart from his outstanding professional career, Roman Kyzyk was also known as a dedicated and enthusiastic supporter of the Ukrainian Catholic University and many of the Ukrainian-American charity programs and initiatives.

“Our thoughts and prayers are for Roman, his wife and children, as well as the entire Kyzyk family”, said Andrey Hankevych, Chief Global Strategist at ELEKS. “Roman will always remain in our memory as an amazing person - full of energy, enthusiastic, a great patriot, and a doer. We will all miss him immensely”.

ELEKS is a global organization that provides end-to-end, offshore, software product development. Since 1991, our innovative and award-winning solutions to include Data Science, Mobility and Wearables as well as Digital solutions have significantly contributed to the success of our customers, including Fortune 500® companies, and are recognized as a valuable part of international best practices.

ELEKS is a strategic partner with the proven ability to address our customers' most pressing needs. Our delivery organization, consisting of approximately 900 professionals in Eastern Europe, is strengthened by a local presence in the U.S., Europe and the UK.

For more information, please visit: eleks.com.

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