Yandex, Founder & CEO

Arkady Volozh is a technology entrepreneur, investor, computer scientist, and philanthropist, best known as the founder and Global CEO of Yandex, one of Europe’s largest Internet companies. NASDAQ-traded Yandex operates Russia’s most popular search engine, and on-demand ride-hailing and car-sharing services. Volozh co-founded several successful IT enterprises. In his early days, Volozh pioneered the development of search with embedded computer linguistics. Today, Volozh and Yandex remain at the forefront of cutting edge technology and the future of AI, having recently launched a Russian-speaking intelligent assistant and introduced a driverless car among other major milestones set to shape the future. Volozh is a co-founder and investor of Istanbul-based 10-minute food delivery Getir.