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Yandex is a technology company that builds intelligent products and services powered by machine learning. It operates an Internet search engine in Russia and internationally. The company offers search, location-based, personalized, and mobile services that enable users to find information, and communicate and connect over the Internet from desktops and mobile devices. It provides maps and location-based services, email accounts, a cloud-based storage service, an online news aggregation service, an auction-based advertising placement platform, etc. In addition, it offers an on-demand transportation service, a real estate classified service, a job search Website, and other services and applications. The Company is also interested in autonomous driving and aims to build a commercial fleet of self-driving taxis.

HQMoscow, RU
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)12,991
Job Openings1,914
Revenue (FY, 2016)₽75.9 B(+27%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)₽5.9 K(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Yandex

Arkady Volozh

Arkady Volozh

Tigran Khudaverdyan

Tigran Khudaverdyan

Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Elena Bunina

Elena Bunina

Director of HR and Educational Programs
Svetlana Demyashkevich

Svetlana Demyashkevich

Chief Financial Officer
Dmitry Kachmar

Dmitry Kachmar

Chief Commercial Officer
Pavel Vlasov

Pavel Vlasov

Vice President of Corporate Development
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Yandex Office Locations

Yandex has offices in Moscow, Kazan, Kazan', Nizhny Novgorod and in 13 other locations
Moscow, RU (HQ)
16 Leo Tolstoy St.
Kazan, RU
Technopark, 3rd floor, offices 301 and 303, Universitetskaya ul. 7, Innopolis
Kazan', RU
6 Spartakovskaya Ulitsa
Moscow, RU
Sadovnicheskaya Ulitsa 82, building 2
Nizhny Novgorod, RU
Ulitsa Alekseyevskaya 10/16, Lobachevski Plaza
Novosibirsk, RU
35 Ulitsa Krasnoyarskaya
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Yandex Financials and Metrics

Yandex Revenue

Yandex's revenue was reported to be ₽75.93 b in FY, 2016 which is a 27% increase from the previous period.

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Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

Yandex's current market capitalization is ₽2.1 t.
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Yandex Operating Metrics

Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Sep, 2014Q3, 2014Nov, 2014Q4, 2014FY, 2014Mar, 2015Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015Q1, 2016May, 2016Jun, 2016Q2, 2016Sep, 2016Q3, 2016Nov, 2016Q4, 2016Feb, 2017Mar, 2017Q1, 2017May, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Partner Traffic Acquisition Costs

₽1.79 b₽1.8 b₽1.83 b₽2.1 b₽1.87 b₽2.11 b₽2.33 b₽2.67 b₽2.5 b₽2.64 b₽2.78 b₽3.1 b₽2.9 b₽3.15 b₽3.3 b

Distribution Traffic Acquisition Costs

₽779 m₽847 m₽937 m₽993 m₽851 m₽909 m₽949 m₽1.05 b₽895 m₽913 m₽954 m₽1.17 b₽1.04 b₽1.07 b₽1.11 b


72 b

Cities (Yandex.Taxi)

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Yandex Revenue Breakdown

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Yandex revenue breakdown by business segment: 88.3% from Search and Portal, 6.0% from E‑commerce and 5.7% from Other

Yandex Cybersecurity Score

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Yandex Online and Social Media Presence

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Yandex Company Culture

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Yandex News and Updates

Biggest DDoS Attack in History Hits Russian Tech Giant Yandex

Plus: A TrickBot hacker arrest, a Fortinet VPN password leak, and more of the week's top security news.

Yandex buys out Uber’s stake in Yandex Self-Driving Group, Eats, Lavka and Delivery for $1B

The total cost of the deal came to $1 billion, giving the Russian company 100% ownership over all four businesses.

Yandex Introduces SignalQ2 Driver Monitoring Camera for its Ride-Hailing Partners and Other Fleets, Powered by Ambarella’s CVflow® Edge AI Vision SoC

Ambarella’s CV25 SoC Chosen for AI Performance, Low Power Consumption and Cybersecurity Capabilities Ambarella’s CV25 SoC Chosen for AI Performance, Low Power Consumption and Cybersecurity Capabilities

Yandex Buys Uber Out of Food-Delivery, Self-Driving Venture

Yandex to Buy Uber Out of Food Delivery Business for $1 Billion

Yandex Self-Driving Group partners with GrubHub to bring robotic delivery to college campuses

Yandex Self-Driving Group, a unit of Yandex, the publicly-traded Russian tech giant, has announced a partnership with food delivery service GrubHub to be its multi-year robotic delivery provider across American college campuses. Yandex hopes to reach over 250 campuses over the course of this partner…

Yandex, GrubHub Launching Food Delivery Bots On 250 U.S. College Campuses

“While college campuses are notoriously difficult for cars to navigate, specifically as it relates to food delivery, Yandex robots easily access parts of campuses that vehicles cannot,” said GrubHub's Brian Madigan.
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Yandex Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Yandex founded?

    Yandex was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Yandex key executives?

    Yandex's key executives are Arkady Volozh, Tigran Khudaverdyan and Elena Bunina.

  • How many employees does Yandex have?

    Yandex has 12,991 employees.

  • What is Yandex revenue?

    Latest Yandex annual revenue is ₽75.9 b.

  • What is Yandex revenue per employee?

    Latest Yandex revenue per employee is ₽5.8 m.

  • Who are Yandex competitors?

    Competitors of Yandex include Mail.ru, Yahoo! and Baidu.

  • Where is Yandex headquarters?

    Yandex headquarters is located at 16 Leo Tolstoy St., Moscow.

  • Where are Yandex offices?

    Yandex has offices in Moscow, Kazan, Kazan', Nizhny Novgorod and in 13 other locations.

  • How many offices does Yandex have?

    Yandex has 18 offices.