ISE Team

      Innovation comes from people who take joy in their work. (c) W.Edwards Deming


      Elena Malitskaya

      Initiator & Acceleration LeaderStrategy & Deals

      Turning ideas into cash-flows. Elena is a financier, investment and finance executive with a wide range of roles from a co-founder of the investment bank to CFO in international IT and e-commerce organizations. She worked in PwC, Astrum Capital, Ukrainian Private Equity Unibudinvest, International hotel operator FRHI, Swiss-American private equity firm Sterling Grace Group and several IT and CPA, e-commerce projects worldwide. 


      Taras Dumenko

      Chief BizDevLead Networker & Party Guru

      Taras is a friend of all mankind. Well-developed empathy, combined with expertise in innovation and entrepreneurship make him a strong business developer with the ability to quickly establish trusting and fruitful dealings.During his career, he has brought fun and value to TMF Group, Pfizer, Civitta, Kreston, Ukrainian Startup Fund and become a trusted project executor of business, local and state authorities, international organization, such as European Commission, International Organization of Migration, EBRD, etc.


      Anna Marko

      Corporate Business RockstarDigital Transformation

      Corporate profi with experience in the field of change management, corporate governance, and business process digitalization. She worked in international audit companies PwC, EY, and banks - Tsesnabank, ProCredit Bank, PGSC Swedbank. During her labor activity, Anna collaborated with large mining and energy companies. Consultant of the Kazakhstan Government in digitalization agro industry and facilitating sustainable development.


      Gleb Gavrilyuk

       Creator of new Products & Senses Serial Startupper, Product, Marketing

      Experienced product manager with a focus on FinTech and strong creative and strategic background. Hlib works with a passionate belief in the power of design, technology, and business to shape the world we want to live in. Goal and framework oriented person. Interesting in DesOps, Research Ops, UX, customer development, and Data Science to make well-founded product decisions. Hlib worked for such corporate business as VEON, Johnson&Johnson, Nikoil bank, Leroy Merlin, Visa. Also, he worked for PocketBook int, Yarche, Nullgravity. Hlib founded several startups.


      Dmitriy Yerushenko

      Chief Tech-NinjaCTO & Technology Guru

      We can build everything with experienced CTO and full-stack developer. Dmitriy has built Dating service app, Educational mobile application. A product for Ukrainian budget accounting, etc. Technologies: Node.js(npm), Express.js,, Adonis.js, Firebase, RabbitMQ, Knex, React.js(Saga, Redux, Thunk), TypeScript, Moment.js, Lodash, React Native, Ext.js, Serverside rendering, CoffeeScript, TDD(Mocha, Cucumber, Should) , Gulp, Grunt, Webpack, SA SS, LESS


      Nastya Andreeva

      Assistant of Acceleration ProgramStartup Friend

      Our future depends on eductaion. Nastya is accelerator assistаnt, ready to help startups with any organizational help, coordination or information. Nastya is new to startup world. She has background in education and holds Masters from Dragomanov University. Nastya is passionate about creating truly qualitative programs in education for the knowledge-seakers.

      Our Team

      Our team is our key success factor. Each of the team members is dedicated to delivering the best results to the clients.


      Elena MalitskayaInitiator & Acceleration LeaderStrategy & Deals


      Taras DumenkoChief BizDevLead Networker & Party Guru


      Anna MarkoCorporate Business RockstarDigital Transformation


      Gleb GavrilyukCreator of new Products & Senses Serial Startupper


      Dmitriy YerushenkoChief Tech-NinjaCTO & Technology Guru


      Nastya AndreevaAssistant of Acceleration Program
      Startup Friend



      Elena Bilozor

      Legal Expert

      Elena is deeply experienced in providing full legal support in the establishment of business, shareholding, management, and business restructuring matters; legal supporting for venture investment funds in IT, Internet & digital media, Cleantech and healthcare technologies.


      Andrey Yuranov 

      VC Expert

      Andrey has experience in investments, working with corporations and startup companies. He is competent in the area of venture investments and venture financing developing and has a unique network of contacts in startup ecosystem including innovative companies.


      Iuliia Pylnova

      Environmental Expert

      Iuliia has a strong background in projects on climate change, energy, and resource efficiency, environmental management, and consultancy. She was involved in international projects in Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova, and Armenia.


      Igor Kachan

      Industrial Expert

      Igor has expertise in low-carbon technologies at industrial enterprises and marketing/communication background in the private sector. He has a solid experience in R&D as a scientific researcher and was actively involved in the cooperation with testing laboratories and scientific groups.