Evgeny Sokolov

Evgeny Sokolov

IBM iX Leader RCIS, CEE Digital Services Lead Executive Partner IBM GBS

Evgeny is enthusiastic and energetic Business Lead with more than 15 years experience fusing strategy with technology to create new exciting digital opportunities and ensure rock solid execution. Being engaged with Fortune 500 international and Russian companies he is driving the 'digital age’ that is reshaping business models and creating new values for the clients. Evgeny leads consulting and development services around digital strategy, customer experience, front-office transformation and delivery platforms leveraging on IBM Design Thinking and Agile frameworks. 

Under his leadership, IBM iX started a front-office transformation in Sberbank recognized as a Finalist of International Financial Award by bba/ifs for “Excellence in customer experience” along with Barclays and Lloyds. As a result of 2-year productive and close collaboration, new internet bank and digital marketplace became available for every third Russian legal entity – Sberbank clients. Currently, IBM iX supports the transformational journey of the bank in a number of projects in mobile development, cash management services development, blockchain prototyping, advanced analytics modeling, UX-implementation.