Jane Zavalishina is Chief Executive Officer of Yandex Data Factory. She ensures that the project’s operations and strategies fulfill its mission of finding new ways for utilizing Yandex’s data processing technologies and capabilities outside their core applications and markets.
Before taking up the leadership of the company’s new business unit, Jane was serving as Chief Executive Officer of Yandex’s e-commerce payment service Yandex.Money, which she joined in 2005. Under Jane’s leadership Yandex.Money produced a major impact on the e-commerce industry of Russia; it became one of the strongest players on the country’s e-commerce market and one of the most recognized e-payment brands in this county.
Prior to becoming head of Yandex.Money, Jane served as Chief Product Officer at Yandex, having joined the company in 2000.
Speaker at Money20/20 Europe 2016
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