Alexey Smirnov - General Director of "Progress" Ltd.

Aleksey Smirnov

Aleksey Antoninovich Smirnov is an individual entrepreneur, current member of the Association of organizations and specialists in the field of information technology management "IT Service - Management Forum" KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS.

Alexey Smirnov was born on December 9, 1969. In 1993 he graduated with honors from St. Petersburg Higher Military College of Communication, specialty "automated control systems". Has over 20 years experience in IT industry and over 8 years in managerial position.


From 2000 to 2004, Mr. Smirnov A.A. was CEO of Complex-System LLC, where he oversaw the management and development of the company, was engaged in its strategic development and conducted a financial analysis of the company.

From 2004 to 2009, he served as chief technical director of ASBIS LLC, Moscow. He managed the technical departments of the company, organized and supervised technical development projects, including financial, and interacted with contractors through negotiations.

In 2009, Alexey Smirnov assumed the position of General Director of Russian Legal Company Holding-Finance LLC in Moscow, where he worked until 2015. As a director, he was engaged in strategic planning of the company's development and control over its implementation, research and development of business relations with clients and partners, as well as budget development and control over its execution.

Since 2017 and up to the present time, A.A. Smirnov heads PROGRESS LLC, where he is engaged in the development of the company's business strategy and general business policy, as well as control over its efficiency.

Since September 2018, Alexey Smirnov is a member of itSMF Russia and the owner of IE Smirnov A.A., engaged in IT consulting and professional IT support.

About the company

IP Smirnov A.A. was registered by the owner on August 29, 2018 at Moscow, Shmitovsky proezd, 1, premise 28. The staff has a team of 4 highly qualified employees, as well as periodically engaged specialists for outsourcing. IE also has its own website and provides the following services for businesses:

  • development of turnkey software (including the development of ip-telephony systems);
  • provision of separate services, which are parts of full software development cycle (system analysis and design, development, testing, technical support);
  • support of developed systems and taking on support and maintenance of systems developed by customer or third-party vendors;
  • improving the efficiency of the customer's business processes;
  • development of interaction algorithms;
  • information security;
  • implementation of ERP systems;
  • —Āonsulting services and development of recommendations on checking counterparties, checking counterparties;
  • management consulting services;

Among the regular clients of IE Smirnov AA since 2020 are such large counterparties as:

  • LLC "ESPERANS" - a company that is part of the group of companies Novard (trademark - Econika, a large network of retail and online stores for the sale of shoes, the site -;
  • LLC "Niko-truck" - an international transport company;
  • LLC "Children's Medical Center VILIRIS;
  • LLC "RUSVINTORG" - one of the main importers of the best wines on the Russian market;
  • Fort Wine Trading Company LLC - one of the largest importers of foreign wines;
  • IT SERVICE MANAGEMENT Ltd. is a company developing IT solutions for small and medium size business.

IE A.A. Smirnov provides a wide range of IT services: software development, maintenance of information systems and IT consulting. The range of the services offered is constantly expanding. The priority of the company is high-quality work with the use of modern technologies, and professionalism and individual approach are the basis of our work.