Yandex, Head of Kinopoisk Development
Alexander started his career at Yandex as a line specialist on the Kinopoisk team. From there, he rose to Deputy Technical Director and now leads projects on optimizing the biggest online streaming service in Russia. He earned his degree in engineering from the Zhukovsky Air Force Engineering Academy, in development from the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University, and in product management from the National Research University Higher School of Economics. Always on the lookout for new opportunities to learn and raise his qualifications, Alexander is currently working on an MBA.
In his free time, Alex pursues a variety of creative projects, and since the last YaTalks conference, he has launched his own musical brand: Ambisasha.