About SPB TV

SPB TV offers comprehensive solutions for TV and video content distribution, broadcasting, management, and monetization within OTT and IPTV environment.

  • For over 10 years now, we’ve been providing our own mobile TV service to millions of subscribers; that's how we know what viewers value and look for when they are up for some content consumption.

    In the meantime, we’ve continued to evolve with the industry of digital video delivery and went multiscreen, while retaining excellent quality of video signal across any network bandwidth.

    Our combined customer expertise and grip on up-to-date technologies laid the basis for successful cooperation with TV networks and media companies that wanted to go OTT or with communications service providers who desired to add TV streaming to their list. You may find these stories here.

  • We have come to offer an end-to-end OTT and IPTV solution that can be launched exceptionally fast, is fully maintained and scalable, and offers great monetization benefits owing to its unique advertising engine.

    Whether it's live or VOD delivery, we know how to make it smooth and easy, from the point of procuring the signal to its playout, across any type of device including smartphones, tablets, personal computers, set-top boxes, and Smart TVs. All you need is your content to share, or an ad to add – the rest is on us.

    We work with broadcasters, media companies, communications service providers, and advertisers to bring the forefront of technology to every home and every device.

Management Team

Kirill Filippov

Kirill Filippov

Chief Executive Officer

Kirill Philippov is a co-founder of SPB TV who has been serving as the company CEO since 2007.

Kirill has over 20 years of strategic development and management experience in finance, broadcasting and telecommunication business. He has worked for UK, Canadian, Russian, and Swiss companies.

Kirill holds a PhD degree in Physics and Mathematics (with a thesis on Mathematical Cybernetics) from St. Petersburg State University.

Denis Byzov

Denis Byzov

Executive Director

Denis Byzov is a graduate of the Software and Information Systems Department of NovSU named after Yaroslav the Wise.

In 2007, he joined the SPB TV team as a project manager and then became a head of the iOS development team. One of his landmark projects is Amediateka online cinema platform.

Since 2018, Denis is the Executive Director of SPB TV. He leads operations, introduces new technological solutions, moreover, he is responsible for the implementation of the company's strategic plans.

Dmitry Filippov

Dmitry Filippov

CFO and Business development director

Dmitry holds a degree of The London School of Economics. 

He has experience in energy and economics, having worked in Russia’s largest electricity companies: Unified Energy Systems (FGS UES) and RosEnergo. He took up the position of Head of Multimedia in SPB Software House. 

His projects in interactive video delivery and advertisement targeting as key drivers for media and mobile are of notable interest.

Since 2011 he is CFO and Head of Business development at SPB TV. In this position he is responsible for the company’s finances and he develops of new areas of growth for the company. 

Peter Shcherbakov

Peter Shcherbakov

Content acquisition and distribution director

Peter is a graduate of the Moscow State University, Historical department, International relations’ branch.

He worked at “Voice of Russia” radio station as a presenter and producer, was in charge of RT TV channels marketing, produced TV-programs for state channels, was responsible for ISP Central Telegraph brand management and distributed Fox International channels, National Geographic, Disney, Euronews.

Since 2011 Peter is in charge of content policy at SPB TV, he builds the content strategy of the SPB TV brand and is responsible for the development of B2C services.

Denis Perepelitsyn

Denis Perepelitsyn

Head of communications

Denis is a graduate of the Faculty of Public Administration at the Moscow State University.

One of the landmark positions in Denis' career is the head of the media development of ‘RIA Novosti’ news agency.

Since 2013 Denis is the Head of communications at SPB TV. 

Within his work, Denis is responsible for the external communications. Also he takes care of the development and social responsibility of the SPB TV brand around the world. 

In 2018 he got an official Russian Federation President’s Message of Thanks for his contribution to the development of Russian-Chinese relations in the field of media and telecom.

Dmitry Teplyakov

Dmitry Teplyakov

Chief legal officer

Dmitry is a graduate of Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry for Economic Development of the Russian Federation.

He is experienced in intellectual property law, licensing, international private and public law. As well, he consulted leading Russian industrial companies and international foundations.

Since 2012 Dmitry is the Chief Legal Officer of SPB TV, dealing with all legal matters of group of companies. His main task in within this office is to provide legal support for the activities of the SPB TV group in all areas, including corporate, regulatory and business aspects.