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Jane Zavalishina

Jane Zavalishina is the CEO of Yandex Data Factory – a machine learning and data analytics company belonging to Yandex, one of Europe’s largest internet companies. Jane is a regular voice at international events, including Web Summit, DLD and Money 2020. She was recently named in Silicon Republic’s Top 40 Women in Tech as an Inspiring Leader.

As CEO of Yandex Data Factory, she ensures that the company fulfills its mission of finding new ways for utilizing Yandex’s big data processing and machine learning technologies outside their core applications and markets.

Before the launch of Yandex Data Factory in December 2014, she was CEO of Yandex.Money from 2006, of which she is still a board member.

Since 2016, Jane is also a member of the Global Future Councils of the World Economic Forum – the world’s foremost interdisciplinary knowledge network dedicated to promoting innovative thinking on the future.