Our People

Here at Data MATRIX people are our greatest asset. We have a team of motivated and talented professionals united with a mission to deliver clean data to our sponsors. We strongly believe in open communication, free flow of ideas and fair judgment. By choosing us you will work with a team of strongly committed individuals ready to deliver solutions tailored to your specific study needs.

Leadership

Ekaterina Churzina
Ekaterina Churzina
Head of Business Development
Ekaterina has 10+ years of relevant experience and an impressive track record as a leader in sales, business development and partnerships. Having a degree in Economics, she is a proud holder of the Top Seller in the Northwestern region title. Ekaterina is responsible for bringing in commercial revenue to Data MATRIX and supporting the continued take-up of all the existing services and products: structure, negotiation, and closing new partnership deals. She invests a lot of effort into her team by continuously coaching them on product value and features, so that every Data MATRIX client has a unique and effective experience through clear communication and instant response to their requests.
Aleksei Loleit
Aleksei Loleit
Strategy and Development Director
10+ years of experience in strategic sales and marketing for innovative products (IT, AI) for such companies as Acronics and General Electric. Co-founder of Akeso, an RWE startup. Education: MSc, Moscow State Institute of International Relations/ Leipzig University – International Economy and Business; Moscow State University
Alexey Gurochkin
Alexey Gurochkin
Medical Director, PhD
A Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy graduate with a PhD in Clinical Pharmacology and Cardiology, Alexey has an extensive pervious experience of working for MedInvest Company, Clinical Trial Agency, Eli Lilly and Company, Boehringer Ingelheim. At Data MATRIX Alexey is responsible for coordination of work with pharmaceutical companies, participation in communication with pharmaceutical companies and medical organizations. Alexey is also in charge of the development of algorithms for solving research problems together with the machine learning team.
Oksana Babich
Oksana Babich
Head of Database Department
10+ years of experience in business and data analytics. 2 years of working on RWE projects within which Oksana analyzed EHR data, obtained from European and US clinics. Worked for IQVIA as a data-analyst. Extensively experienced in working with data bases (T-SQL, PostgreSQL и HiveQL (SQL for Big Data in Apache Hadoop)
Kristina Bondareva
Kristina Bondareva
Head of Biostatistics
A Penn State University graduate with a Master’s degree in Applied Statistics, Kristina also holds an undergraduate degree in Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics. Kristina has wide-ranging experience working as a statistician in the field of clinical research and she knows exactly how to draw up a study design, undertake planning and carry out statistical analysis for both local and global studies, as well as for non-interventional studies. Besides, she has an impressive portfolio of bioequivalence studies. She is, without a doubt, one of the key experts within the company, and leads a highly valuable department.
Aleksandr Yakovlev
Aleksandr Yakovlev
Head of Development
An experienced hands-on engineering manager with a proven record of delivering enterprise-class software, Alexander is skilled in managing global teams that build and release high quality software products on schedule. He leads multiple initiatives from incubation to successive product release cycles and provides efficient people management, attracting developing talents and, building teams of high-performing experts. He has a strong capacity to work constructively in hard case scenarios, taking calculated risks, influencing and coaching the team. ‍ Experienced in various Agile methodologies, Alexander manages multiple products with diverse technology. ‍ It is under Alexander’s confident leadership that Data MATRIX’s Development team is able to create a unique product, the ultimate purpose of which is to generate clean and lean data for its Sponsor.
Anastasia Zaytseva
Anastasia Zaytseva
Head of Data Management
Having been with Data MATRIX for over 5 years, in her role Anastasia supervises all Data Management department activities at administrative and project levels. Throughout her professional development Anastasia has grown from a Data Management Assistant, to Clinical Data Manager, to Senior Clinical Data Manager and now to her current role as the Department Leader. Her portfolio includes studies of varying complexity in different phases and therapeutic areas including ten studies in Oncology, four in Infectious Diseases among many others. ‍ Data MATRIX’s clients have grown to rely on her expertise and knowledge in setting up and running all the data management processes.

Advisory Board

Philip Lavin
Philip Lavin
Advisory Board Member
Over 35 years serving as an expert consultant with core expertise in biostatistics, regulatory affairs, agency representation, strategic consulting, investor decision making and legal support. The first person to be an elected Fellow of the American Statistical Association and Regulatory Affairs Professional Society.
David Stein
David Stein
Advisory Board Member
Biopharma Technology Executive with 25 years of leadership and entrepreneurial experience ranging from start-ups, M&A, business and product integrations, to Fortune 500 corporations. Author and professional speaker on eClinical issues and solutions.