Kirill Tatarinov is the Executive Vice Chairman at Acronis and a former CEO of Citrix Systems and Executive Vice President of Microsoft Business Solutions.
He has a master's diploma in systems engineering from Moscow University of Transport Engineering and an MBA from Houston Baptist University. Tatarinov co-founded Patrol Software, which was acquired by BMC Software in 1994, and became the company's CTO. He joined Microsoft in 2002 and led the Management and Solutions Division before becoming the EVP of Microsoft Business Solutions in 2007. Tatarinov left Microsoft in 2015 and became the CEO of Citrix Systems in 2016.
He joined the Acronis Board of Directors in 2019, becoming the Executive Vice Chairman later that year.