Ilya Sachkov, CEO of one of the global leaders in hi-tech security, became friend of the brand of Swiss luxury manufacture, Parmigiani Fleurier. Established at early 2000s, his company Group-IB today is in TOP-5 among leaders in its sphere worldwide, protecting largest banks, consulting governments and working in cooperation with Interpol and Europol.
Frequent flights, time zone changes are all essential attributes of the active life of the founder of one of the world’s largest companies in the fight against cybercrimes. That is why Ilya chose for himself the classic model in pink gold with the second time zone Toric Hemisphere Retrograde, the winner of GPHG (Grand Prix Horlogerie de Genève) 2017 in the Travel time category.
Ilya is also a member of the expert council of the State Duma committee for public communications policy, IT and communications, and of the expert committees of the Russian Foreign Ministry, the Council of Europe, and OSCE in the sphere of cyber crime.
He is also a member of several international associations in the sphere of information security. In the years of 2015, 2016 and 2017 he received EY Entrepreneur of the Year National Award in the IT category.
In 2016, Group-IB CEO ranked among the 30 under 30 entrepreneurs according to Forbes magazine. Since the year of 2017, has become Bauman Moscow State University’s Associate Professor of information security.