Partner Director for Microsoft Teams Devices - Microsoft
Having been with Microsoft since 1994, Ilya is today a Partner Director for Microsoft Teams Devices. Ilya and his team are responsible for the strategy, product delivery, and business results of Intelligent Devices for Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business. Ilya has led his team through creating a devices portfolio across first party devices, such as Surface Hub, as well as 3rd party devices from partners such as Polycom, Crestron, Logitech, Yealink, Plantronics, and Jabra. Ilya also led the creation and delivery of a new generation of devices optimized for Microsoft Teams, including IP desk phones running the Teams application, and a new generation of Teams optimized room systems. Ilya’s team is currently defining and delivering differentiating capabilities across devices for Intelligent Communications, including integration of the Cortana personal assistant and other Microsoft AI technologies in Teams devices.