Vladimir Baranov

Vladimir Baranov

CIO/COO at Scout Inc

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Vladimir Baranov is a Chief Information/Chief Operation Officer of SCOUT Inc. He oversees the company’s software development and business operations. He has nearly 15 years of experience designing and building successful technology solutions. Prior to SCOUT Vladimir was the CTO of AdvisorEngine, a next-generation technology company that pioneered online wealth management in partnership with financial advisors. He has also served as President of Avtomat Software and has held several positions at major financial firms including Citigroup, National Bank of Canada, Tradition North America and Deutsche Bank, where he built technical solutions in Equities and Derivatives. Vladimir holds a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Stony Brook University, as well as Master of Business Administration degrees from both Columbia University and the London Business School.

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Computer Hardware
Computer Software
Financial Services / Fintech

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Building and Formalizing a Career Ladder in a Startup

13 March

Vladimir Baranov, CTO at AdvisorEngine Inc., shares how to build a career ladder in a startup emphasizing the difference between a career ladder in a startup and a large company.

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From Chaos to Structure on the Operations Team

13 March

Vladimir Baranov, CTO at AdvisorEngine Inc., tells of his efforts to restructure the operations team and make them more efficient and delivery-oriented.

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Scout Inc

Aug 2021 - current

Leading SCOUT's technology and operations. Space is increasingly crowded with spacecraft and debris. SCOUT is building solutions to help understand threats that have, until now, been impossible to see.


Scout Inc

Mar 2020 - Aug 2021

SCOUT is developing small, inexpensive satellites to perform in-space inspections of large, expensive satellites.

Chief Technology Officer

AdvisorEngine Inc

Dec 2014 - current

Acquired by Franklin Templeton (NYSE:BEN). AdvisorEngine (formerly Vanare) helps financial advisors, broker/dealers, financial planners and wealth managers serve their clients through digital advice technology.

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