Founded:
September 23, 1997
Headquarters:
Saint Petersburg
Description:
Yandex is a Russia-based technologies company operating an internet search engine and developing internet-based services and products.
Founders:
Ilya Segalovich, Arkady Volozh
Categories:
Software, E-Commerce, Big Data Analytics, Cloud-Based Music, Mobile Software Tools, Mobile Search, Email, Portals, Information Technology, Search
Website:
http://www.yandex.ru

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Yandex is an internet technologies company that operates in Russia, CIS and Turkey. It is the largest Russian and one of the world's largest internet search engine. Yandex is an acronym for the phrase Yet Another Indexer.

As of March 2014, Yandex had 62.1% of the Russian search market (source: LiveInternet.ru).

Yandex's mission is to give the answer to the user anytime and anywhere. Company provides its services for desktop and mobile users and develops embedded solutions as well.

The company specializes on highly-targeted sophisticated web search and information retrieval services based on world-class technologies like a proprietary machine-learning method MatrixNet.

Yandex provides localized services for its users, as well as enables them to search for websites in other languages.

In addition to web search the company offers dozens of free online services, granting access to extensive local, national and international information. The services include maps; traffic jams information; photo hosting; cloud storage; news service; shopping service; spam-free email and many others.

In 2013, Yandex's revenue totaled to $1.2 billion while net income jumped to $411.7 million. Contextual ads accounted for 90% of the company's revenues as of Q4 2013.

Current Team (24)

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Past Team (13)

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Investments (7)

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Products (34)

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    Yandex.Store

    Alternative Android app store for smartphones and tablets. Available as a stand-alone app and as...
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    Yandex.Kit

    Firmware for Android phones' and tablets' fully equipped with Yandex's apps and...
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    Yandex.API

    Dozen of free and paid APIs for web- and app developers from around the world
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    Yandex.Video

    Yandex.Video was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Fotki

    Yandex.Fotki was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Mail

    Yandex.Mail was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Images

    Yandex.Images was added to CrunchBase in 2010
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    Yandex.Traffic

    Yandex.Traffic was added to CrunchBase in 2010

Acquisitions (9)

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Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (10)

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  • Istanbul Address

    Ofis No: 1501-1502, Trump Towers 2. Kule, 15. Kat, Mecidiyeköy Yolu Caddesi No: 12

    Istanbul,

    TUR

  • California Address

    299 S. California Ave.

    Suite 200

    Palo Alto, CA CA 94306

    USA

  • Simferopol Address

    6/13 Geroev Adzhimushkaya St.

    2nd Floor

    Simferopol, 95011

    UKR

  • Kiev Address

    4 Lunacharckogo St.

    Kiev, 02002

    UKR

  • Odessa Address

    4-D Shevchenko Ave., Office 37

    Odessa, 65044

    UKR

  • Novosibirsk Address

    35 Krasnoyarskaya St.

    Novosibirsk, 630004

    RUS

  • Ekaterinburg Address

    10 Khokhryakova St.

    Ekaterinburg, 620014

    RUS

  • St. Petersburg Address

    44 Sverdlovskaya Naberezhnaya, Business-centre, Benois

    Saint Petersburg, 195027

    RUS

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Customers (1)

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    Ouyeaa

    Ouyeaa is a web-search platform for booking leisure activities and bachelor parties.

Images (3)

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