Jane Zavalishina is CEO at Yandex.Money, an e-commerce payment service in Russia. Yandex.Money is a part of Yandex NV, Russia’s leading internet company. Jane has been heading Yandex.Money since 2005, and during this time the company has undergone substantial growth, becoming a strong player in the market and gaining high brand recognition among Russian consumers and merchants for online payments. In recent years, Yandex.Money has partnered with thousands of online merchants and integrated with the largest banks in the country, which has produced a major impact on the whole e-commerce industry in Russia.
Prior to becoming CEO of Yandex.Money, Jane had worked as Chief Product Officer at Yandex since 2000. During those years Yandex became the leading Russian online portal, gaining wide popularity not only for its search engine, but for a rich range of web services for users. Jane strongly contributed to the company’s business development success.
Jane’s professional interests include retail payments, e-commerce and e-money regulation.