- September 23, 1997
- Ilya Segalovich, Arkady Volozh
- Saint Petersburg
- Went Public on May 24, 2011
- Software, E-Commerce, Big Data Analytics, Cloud-Based Music, Mobile Software Tools, Mobile Search, Email, Portals, Information Technology, Search
- Yandex is a Russia-based technologies company operating an internet search engine and developing internet-based services and products.
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)Update
Vice President of Investor Relations
Jan 15, 2013
CEO at Yandex.Turkey
Chief Information Officer
Chief Technology Officer, Yandex Labs
Apr 15, 2011
Chief System Operations Officer
Past Team (13)Update
Product manager, Team lead
Sep 5, 2008 - Oct 24, 2011
Chief Accounting and Administrative Officer
Oct, 2007 - Jan, 2010
2007 - Jan, 2008
Senior Product Manager
Oct, 2009 - Nov, 2012
Jan 20, 2013
Chief Financial Officer
2000 - Jan, 2002
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