Alex Axelrod, CEO and founder of Aximetria and Pay Reverse, is a serial entrepreneur with over a decade's experience in leading, world-class technological roles within a large, No.1 national mobile operator and leading financial organizations.
Prior to these roles, he was the Director of Big Data at the R&D Center of JSFC AFK Sistema, a large publicly-traded diversified holding company in Russia and the CIS. Here, Alex developed mechanisms of data exchange and monetization between the group's subsidiaries, leading to the company's growth. In addition, he led an R&D group focused on the development of new next-gen technologies, such as geo-targeted advertising and subscriber solvency scoring, based on customers' active use of communication services and services to counter fraud in remote banking channels.
He also led the technical audit of startups, including several acquisitions and played a pivotal role in setting up a branch in India focused on the monetization of telecom data of the group's subsidiary.
Prior to JSFC AFK, Axelrod worked for MTS (Mobile TeleSystems – the largest telecom provider in Russia with over 102.4 million subscribers) where he headed the antifraud and cybersecurity systems development – crucial factors for any organization in today's hyper-connected world.
He also initiated the development of heavy-load analytical solutions to work with and manage the subscriber base and set up Big Data technology expertise. Alex developed systems for collection and analysis of data traffic, geolocation, data transmission quality, all of which also aided the company's core marketing activities to promote and deliver better products, services and prices to customers large and small.
Alex Axelrod has two graduate degrees in Computer Science and Strategic Management.