Ilya joined Vector in 2007. He identifies and evaluates new investments for the Vector Credit Fund. Ilya has focused on investments across the capital structure in both private and public securities. Ilya has led the Credit Fund's investments in Saba Software, Open Solutions, SourceHOV, and Tekelec.

Prior to 2009, Ilya evaluated investments for the Vector Capital private equity effort. He worked on the acquisitions of Corel Corporation and Aladdin Knowledge Systems. Prior to Vector, Ilya worked in the Leveraged Finance group at JPMorgan Chase in New York.

Ilya has a B.S. with distinction from Duke University.