Founder of Smart Housing Services detained in Moscow
Evgeny Akhmadishin is accused of embezzling budget funds.
In Moscow, the CEO of the Vaviot company specializing in wireless dispatching for Russian housing and communal services, Evgeny Akhmadishin, was detained. Operational activities were held as part of a case on embezzlement of funds allocated for creation of an intelligent system for parking spaces monitoring in Moscow.
Ahmadishin was detained by FSB officers. The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation has already requested a preventive measure for the suspect in the form of detention. Evgeny Akhmadishin is accused of embezzlement of budget funds allocated for construction and installation works of intelligent monitoring system for parking spaces.
Oleg Filippov, former CEO of Sveko of the Federal Gusard Service, and Alexander Shukurov, director of the state capital institution Directorate of Capital Repair, have benn already taken into custody.
Ahmadishin is one of the founders of Strizh Telecom company, which develops and implements systems for remote acquisition of telemetry data. In 2014, Vladimir Putin signed an order for the government of Moscow to study Strizh’s developments in order to implement an intelligent monitoring system. In 2017, Akhmadishin started development of a new project, the Vaviot.
In early November 2017, Basmanny Court of Moscow has satisfied the motion brought by the Main Investigations Directorate in the City of Moscow of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation (ICR) and remanded Aleksander Shukyurov, Director of the Capital Renovation Directorate State Budgetary Institution of Moscow, in custody. The head of the institution subordinate to the Department of Capital Renovation of the City of Moscow that had acted as the client in tenders worth dozens of billions of rubles is suspected of swindling on an especially large scale.