In 2005, Alexandre Dorjiev graduated from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology with a bachelor’s degree in Systems Analysis/Management and master’s degree in Technological Process Modeling. He has 10+ year professional background in IT, including network and system building, software development, and team management. Alexandre worked as a technical specialist and then the head of hosting dept. at Internet provider Plus.ru, and was a co-founder of a hosting provider, Paltus. In 2008, he co-founded AlterGeo.