Pavel Aleshin is Head of Classifieds division at Yandex, which comprises a real estate portal and property website, a job listings website, and an automotive portal and car classifieds website. In this role Mr Aleshin is responsible for operations, marketing and strategy of the company’s classifieds offerings.
Mr Aleshin joined Yandex to lead its Classifieds division in 2019, having previously had a 15-year long career at Yandex from 2001 to 2016. During this time, he had served in a number of key roles, including as head of the company’s comparison-shopping service Yandex.Market and its electronic payment system Yandex.Money, in addition to his role as the company’s Chief Information Officer. He first joined Yandex in 2001 as a software engineer and soon became responsible for the company’s payment, billing, and user metrics solutions.
Mr Aleshin has a degree in biomedical engineering from the Bauman Moscow State Technical University.