Daniel Rybak is a Partner in the Moscow office of Odgers Berndtson where he manages the Technology and Telecommunications practice of the company and is responsible for business development. With broad industrial expertise in IT and Telecommunications, he works with major telecommunications companies, system integrators, private equity firms and international consultancies. Prior to his executive search career he took part in setting up and managing a number of software companies in Russia and developing corporate information systems and e-commerce projects. He also held an investment counselor role at a major Russian systems integrator. Daniel holds a degree in Applied Mathematics from Moscow Institute of Radio Technology, Electronics and Automation, and a Law degree. He has also completed Sociology studies at EHESS in Paris and a series of executive development programs by IMD, INSEAD and Stanford GSB. He is a member of Russian Independent Directors Association.