Andrei Chernyaev

Angestellt, Regional IT Architect International Wealth Management, Director, Credit Suisse

Zurich, Switzerland


Enterprise Architecture
IT Strategy
Software implementation
Project management
Project control
Managing distributed resources
Cross-country collaboration
Platforms optimization
Complexity reduction
IT landscape simplification
IT Security
IT Service Management
Systems integration
Vendor management
Solutions design
Systems life cycle management
Architectural processes
Banking Applications


Professional experience for Andrei Chernyaev

  • Current 13 years and 4 months, since Jan 2010

    Regional IT Architect International Wealth Management, Director

    Credit Suisse

    - Driving strategic evolution and optimization of IT platforms in 15 countries of the region. - Providing IT Architecture support for major implementation projects. - Achieving cost efficiency by reducing complexity of IT landscapes and optimizing architectural solutions. - Facilitating IT Architecture principles and standards, fostering communication and collaboration between key stakeholders. - Planning and controlling regional IT Architecture budget.

  • 5 years and 9 months, Oct 2003 - Jun 2009

    IT Director

    Norilsk Nickel Global Sales Network (Zug, Switzerland)

    - Building corporate IT architecture for international multi-office environment. Establishing control, maintenance and support procedures for critical IT areas. - Successful implementation and customisation of key ERP systems required to support sales operations, logistics, risk management and accounting worldwide. - Achieving operational efficiency and ongoing cost savings through standardisation of IT systems and services across global corporate structure.

  • 5 years and 4 months, Jul 1998 - Oct 2003

    Head of Information Technologies Division

    Credit Suisse First Boston (Moscow, Russia)

    - Successful managing IT division through upsizing and downscaling times. - Identifying key business needs and promoting respective IT services and projects. - Managing implementation of core IT systems required to perform banking operations. - Managing projects for customisation of global banking software used in several countries. - Implementing disaster recovery solutions and processes to provide coverage for all critical IT systems.

  • 3 years and 2 months, Apr 1995 - May 1998

    Head of Business Systems Development

    Credit Suisse (Moscow, Russia)

    - Managing customisation of global banking applications according to business needs and local regulatory requirements. - Integration of global and country specific banking software.

  • 1 year, Apr 1994 - Mar 1995

    Senior IT Specialist

    Yugorsky Joint Stock Bank (Moscow, Russia)

    - Maintaining IT processes. - Customising business applications. - Software vendor management.

Educational background for Andrei Chernyaev

  • 1 year and 10 months, Sep 2007 - Jun 2009

    Computer Security

    The University of Oxford

  • 2 years and 10 months, Sep 1999 - Jun 2002


    The Open University

  • 5 years and 1 month, Jun 1986 - Jun 1991

    Data Processing Systems

    Space Engineering Institute


  • English


  • German


  • Russian


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