Dr. Alexander Filatov

Dr. Alexander Filatov

CEO and President

Alexander Filatov has been with the company since its inception in 1996. Before assuming the CEO position in 2014, he led all research and development activities at Parascript. Alexander has more than 20 years of technology development expertise in the fields of image processing, machine learning, and artificial intelligence.

Prior to Parascript, after getting his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Alexander led the research and development team at ParaGraph International, known for its handwriting recognition technology licensed by Apple and Microsoft.

Alexander is the author of many scientific papers and holds multiple patents in the field of machine learning.

Ted Niemann

Ted Niemann

Vice President, Finance and Administration

As the Vice President of Finance and Administration at Parascript, Ted Niemann is responsible for managing all aspects of corporate finances, accounting, and human resources. Ted brings over 20 years of financial and management expertise to Parascript. His focus has been on identifying, evaluating, selecting, and executing the right options to drive company valuation and financial success.

Prior to joining Parascript, Ted served as Chief Financial Officer at Power Tagging Technologies, a developer and manufacturer of telecommunications and telemetry equipment for the power industry. Earlier, he served as the Chief Financial Officer at Privacy Networks that provides enterprise-class unified messaging archive SaaS solutions.

He holds an MBA in Accounting and Finance from Regis University and a BA in Accounting from Chadron State College.

Dawn Wood

Dawn Wood

Vice President, Sales

Dawn Wood is Vice President of Sales at Parascript responsible for leading the development and implementation of Parascript’s sales strategy and business development intended to increase Parascript’s presence within the document automation market. Dawn has over 25 years of global sales and management experience in the IT industry.

Prior to Parascript, Dawn led and supported the North America SI relationships and partner programs at Kofax, where she was responsible for channel management and partner development. Prior to Kofax, Dawn worked for OpenText in EMEA, where she was responsible for sales, channel management, partner development, and technical support across Africa.

Ati Azemoun

Ati Azemoun

Vice President, Business Development

Ati Azemoun is VP of Business Development at Parascript responsible for partner alignment, new business development, and revenue growth for all deposit automation, item processing, and payment transaction-related solutions.

Prior to joining Parascript, Ati led Sales operations and new business development at A2iA Corp. He has extensive sales management experience, delivering OEM solutions for the Financial Services, Healthcare, Insurance, and Government industry verticals through a variety of ISV partners, as well as bespoke services extended by BPO and reseller channels.

Igor Kil

Igor Kil

Senior Vice President, Research and Development

Igor Kil has been working at Parascript since its founding in 1996. In his role as Senior Vice President, Research and Development, he oversees the company’s product development and engineering teams. Before assuming the Head of Research and Development position, Igor played leading roles in the development of Parascript’s core recognition technology and managed a number of Parascript projects related to address recognition. Igor’s more than 20 years of research and development expertise in the fields of pattern recognition, image processing, and artificial intelligence, have made him one of the key members of Parascript’s management and development teams.

Prior to joining Parascript, Igor worked for ParaGraph International, developing handwriting recognition technology used by Apple and Microsoft. Igor holds a Master’s degree in Applied Mathematics.

Tara Todd

Tara Todd

Manager, Human Resources

Tara Todd is the HR Manager at Parascript responsible for the Human Resources Department and its day-to-day operations. Tara works with Parascript colleagues to support progress toward common goals and directs HR resources to ensure skills and experiences are matched with a suitable role. She has over 10 years of experience in HR administration and vendor management and provides personalized guidance, support, and solutions to Parascript team members.

Greg Council

Greg Council

Vice President, Marketing and Product Management

Greg Council is Vice President of Marketing and Product Management at Parascript. In this role, Greg is responsible for market vision and product strategy. He oversees all aspects of Parascript software life cycles, leading the successful development and introduction of advanced technology to the marketplace. Greg has over 20 years of experience in solution development and marketing within the information management market including search, content management, and data capture for both on-premise solutions and SaaS. Formerly, he led product management at Evolving Systems and Captaris, now OpenText.

Greg holds a BBA in Marketing with a minor in Information Systems and an MBA from the Isenberg School of Management at UMASS Amherst.

Ariane Barragan

Senior Marketing Manager

Ariane Barragan is the Senior Marketing Manager at Parascript. She helps ensure that marketing management activities at Parascript run smoothly with her experience in all-areas marketing. With her extensive marketing experience in various tech companies, she quickly realized what was needed in the market throughout the years including positioning, research, content development, and client management.

Ariane holds an MBA from Loyola University Chicago, as well as a BA in Marketing from the Metropolitan State University of Denver.