Andrey is an engineer developing open source RDBMS at Yandex. He has been engaged in data indexing research since 2008. Andrey is a Ph. D. in Technical Sciences, an Associate Professor at the Ural Federal University, and a lecturer at the Yandex School of Data Analysis. He is involved in database creation, research, and teaching. He committed his first Postgres patch for version 9.7.
Long before he graduated from university, Andrey was already teaching there. He asks people to solve riddles to find solutions. Andrey goes for a run whenever he gets a break.