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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 Ratings3.2

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2018)8,854(+19%)
Job Openings489
Revenue (FY, 2016)₽75.9 B(+27%)
Share Price (Sept 2019)$36 (-1%)

Key People/Management at Yandex

Arkady Volozh

Arkady Volozh

Greg Abovsky

Greg Abovsky

Chiеf Financial and Chief Operating Officer
Mikhail Parakhin

Mikhail Parakhin

Chief Technology Officer, Head of Search and Portal
Elena Bunina

Elena Bunina

Director of HR and Educational Programs
Tigran Khudaverdyan

Tigran Khudaverdyan

Head of Yandex.Taxi
Anton Zabannykh

Anton Zabannykh

Head of Yandex.Verticals
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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.

Revenue (FY, 2016)


Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Market capitalization (24-Sept-2019)


Closing stock price (24-Sept-2019)

Yandex's current market capitalization is $10.4 b.
RUBFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016



Revenue growth, %

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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₽1.80 b₽1.83 b₽2.10 b₽1.87 b₽2.11 b₽2.33 b₽2.67 b₽2.50 b₽2.64 b₽2.78 b₽3.10 b₽2.90 b₽3.15 b₽3.30 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)

6 6 6 17 17 35 40 48 48 69
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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 Online and Social Media Presence

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Yandex News and Updates

Russia's Yandex.Market venture Bringly stops taking orders

Yandex.Market, a joint venture between Russian internet giant Yandex and the country's largest lender Sberbank, has stopped taking orders on its cross-border shopping site, Bringly, the company said on Tuesday.

Russia's Yandex gets green light from Putin over new governance structure

Russian internet giant Yandex was given the green light to pursue planned changes to its governance structure, after President Vladimir Putin signed a law late on Tuesday concerning the management of Russian offshore companies.

Russia's Putin says met with Yandex shareholders - RIA

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday he met with shareholders in the country's biggest technology company, Yandex, the RIA news agency said, just days after the company approved changes to its corporate governance structure.

Russia's Yandex.Taxi chooses 3 banks to arrange IPO -sources

Russia's largest online taxi service Yandex.Taxi has hired Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and VTB Capital as the first three banks to prepare for an initial public offering (IPO), three banking sources told Reuters on Thursday.

Rouble up despite trade deal setback; Mail.ru, Yandex in focus

The rouble gained on Tuesday, with local taxes propping up demand for roubles and protecting the Russian currency from discouraging news regarding U.S-China trade talks.

Sberbank CEO Gref to remain on Yandex board despite governance changes

Russian internet firm Yandex said Sberbank CEO German Gref will stay on as a board member, despite the company announcing changes to its corporate governance structure on Monday.
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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, Greg Abovsky and Mikhail Parakhin.

  • How many employees does Yandex have?

    Yandex has 8,854 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 ₽8.6 m.

  • Who are Yandex competitors?

    Competitors of Yandex include Yahoo!, Baidu and Google.

  • 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.