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Presentation at the 14th Annual CIS & Central-Eastern Europe Business Forum

November 2, 2007 - Tucson, Arizona – Gennady Serdyuk, Founder of Desna Systems, Ukrainian engineering and science software development company, made a presentation at the 14th Annual CIS & Central-Eastern Europe Business Forum

This symposium is designed for those planning to do business in countries of the former Soviet Union and Central-Eastern Europe and those currently doing business there. The program includes case studies of successful businesses, presentations on support programs available, and analyses of current legal, political, cultural, and economic issues.

Gennady Serdyuk, co-founder of startup, which specializes on hardware design outsourcing. From 2002 to 2004, worked as head of Ridgetop Group's Kiev Office. He is involved with Ukrainain High-tech Initiative, a non-profit organization, which serves as a hub, helping find customers for Ukrainian companies.

In his presentation at the session "Case Studies. Technology Transfer", Mr. Serdyuk described the present state and prospects of offshore software and hardware (electronics) development in Ukraine, along with particularities, which follow from Ukrainian legislation and present resources:

  • Outsourcing of SW development puts larger management burden onto company. Scope of possible issues is wide, but most of them are known from regular in-house operations.
  • Outsourcing allows:
    – decrease cost of development;
    – find technically literate personnel;
    – improve company market position.

 Download presentation "IT Outsourcing in Ukraine"


About Desna Systems

Desna Systems ( is an engineering software development company specializing in innovative, complex and mixed-level solutions for a variety of industries.

Company specializes in unparalleled application development, complex algorithms in application’s logic and work with equipment.

Working since 2006, Desna Systems has delivered applications for measurement processing and visualization, network control and management applications, applications for control and management of technological equipment, distributed data processing systems, as well as embedded applications, applications for mobile platforms, embedded Linux.

Posted on 05/11/2007