Ilya is the Head of Research for Vector Capital's Credit Strategy. He identifies and evaluates new investments for the Vector Capital Credit Opportunity Fund and focuses on investments across the capital structure in both private and public securities. Ilya joined Vector in 2007 and has led the Credit Fund's investments in Fusion Connect, Saba Software, Open Solutions, SourceHOV, and Tekelec.

Prior to 2009, Ilya evaluated investments for Vector Capital's private equity strategy. 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.