Valery LutoshkinValery Lutoshkin

IT Infrastructure Solutions Expert, C-Level


CIO/CTO/CDO, project manager, chief solution architect in
design, implementation and/or maintenance of
system integration, networks and data centers.
Expert / consultant / business partner in those areas.
More than 20 years of experience. IQ 153.
High level of responsibility, self-learning experience, comprehensive approach, analytical skills.
My unique benefit is a perfect blend of systems thinking,
a wide range of knowledge on various subjects,
and the competence to solve problems at the intersection of business and technology.

Areas of expertise

  • Planning and Management
  • ITIL, ITSM, ISO/IEC 20000
  • Virtualization
  • Needs Analysis
  • Systems Integration
  • Digital Transformation
  • SAN, Storages
  • Staff Utilization
  • Risk Assessment
  • Service Provider Networks
  • Data Center




since 2023

Defining the company's technical development strategy and vendor policy. Organizing technical presales and project execution.




Defining the company's technical development strategy and vendor policy, managing the company's technical competence center (75 employees). Organizing technical presales and project execution.


Head of network solutions department


• Providing expertise for integration projects. • Restructuring and managing the department (23 employees).

Novye Telesystemy (New Telesystems)

CIO, Chief solution architect


• Deep remodeling and further maintenance of service provider network – Internet access (B2B, B2C), IP telephony, IPTV (70% more households (35 to 60k) and 250% income increase (130 to 331 M₽/year) under my supervision) • Dramatic increase in services stability, creating and fulfilling internal SLAs • Pioneering engineering solutions • Restructuring and managing IT services (15 employees) • Leading an in-house software development team • Design, implementation, and maintenance of the city's biggest distributed Internet Exchange point TSKIX (more than 30 participants, up to 13Gbps of incoming traffic, up to 3M₽/year income) • Providing expertise for network equipment design (Elsicom brand name).

DEPO Computers

Solution architects team leader


• Organizing and managing a solution architecture group (7 employees) in a systems integration department • Providing continuous solutions design (hundreds of designed solutions of different complexity, the design process was structured and streamlined) • Single-handed solutions design for major customers (Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Supreme Court of Arbitration of Russia, UNECO, VSMPO AVISMA, Rapida,, Yandex etc) • Project management, problem solving.


System Engineer


• Design and implementation of systems integration solutions (LAN/WAN/SAN, VoIP, videoconference, structured cabling systems, data centers) including projects designed for SIBUR TomskNeftehim, SBU AZOT, Tomsk region Administration, Tomsk State University of Control Systems and Radioelectronics (TUSUR), National Research Tomsk Polytechnic University(TPU) • Hundreds of solutions designed for SMB clients.



since 2023

Eltex ME routers (2023)

Eltex MES switches (2023)

Eltex VoIP solutions (2023)

Eltex Wireless Enterprise solutions (2023)

Eltex ESR service routers (2023)

Cisco Systems

since 2003

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Enterprise (2009-now)

Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching (2009-2021)

Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP) (2011-2021)

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) (2003-now)

Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA) (2010-2021)

Cisco Networking: On-Premise and Cloud Solutions (2019-now)

Express Foundation Field Engineer Representative (2006-2019)

Express Foundation Systems Engineer Representative (2010-2019)

Cisco Data Center Unified Fabric Support Specialist (2015-2017)

Cisco Data Center UF Support Specialist (2012-2017)

Cisco Data Center Storage Networking Design Specialist (2008-2016)

Cisco Data Center Storage Networking Support Specialist (2012-2016)

Cisco IP Communications Express Specialist (2006-2016)

Cisco Routing and Switching Field Specialist (2011-2016)

Advanced Routing and Switching Field Engineer Representative (2011-2014)


since 2004

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) Messaging on Windows Server 2003 (2009)

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) Windows Server 2003 (2009)

Microsoft Certified Professional (2004)


since 2019

Huawei Certified Internetwork Expert (HCIE) – Wireless (2021)

Huawei Certified Internetwork Expert (HCIE) – Datacom/Routing&Switching (2020)

Huawei Certified ICT Professional (HCIP) – Routing&Switching (2019)

Huawei Certified ICT Associate (HCIA) – Wireless (2021)

EF Education First

since 2015

EFSET EXPRESS High Proficiency (CEFR C1/C2) (2015)

EFSET English Certificate - Score: 72/100, Proficient (CEFR C2) (2017)

Leaders of Russia competition

Semi-finalist (2017-18 and 2018-19), IT track finalist (2021-22, 128/16000), finalist (2023)


National Research Tomsk State University

Systems Analysis (advanced course by Tarassenko F.), 144 a.h.

Cisco Systems Learning Courses

Implementing Cisco Storage Networking Solutions Power Workshop (ICSSPW) (2009)

Designing Cisco Storage Networking Solutions v 3.2 (DCSNS) (2008)

Cisco ICND (2003)

Cisco Expo/Cisco Connect in Moscow (2010-2014, 2019)

Tomsk State University of Control Systems
and Radioelectronics

Major: Radioelectronic systems

Specialist degree in radio engineering (BA/MA equivalent)

Non-professional skills


Russian - native, English - B2/C2

Driver's license

Non-commercial (since 2006)



Handgun, Standard division since 2013. Federation member since 2014. Active 1nd category status.

Internet pet-projects

Web sites, Telegram bots. Python, PHP.

Valery Lutoshkin — — telegram: v_lutoshkin — +7(903)579-579-7