BIOGRAPHYBoris Dobrodeev — Mail.ru Group
Mail.Ru Group CEO Boris Dobrodeyev has been a member of the Board of Directors since October 2018. In October 2016, he was appointed the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Between 2014 and 2016, he held the positions of Mail.Ru Group Director for Strategy and Development and VKontakte CEO, and from 2013 to 2014 he was Deputy CEO of VKontakte. Dobrodeyev graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia, in 2007, with a degree in History, and holds a Master of International Business Degree received at Moscow State University Business School in 2009. He worked at Metalloinvest from 2006 to 2009 and held the position of Business Development Director at Zoomby.ru from 2009 to 2011. From 2011 to 2012, he worked as an investment analyst at DST Advisors and from 2012 to 2014 as the Head of the Internet Asset Management Department at USM Advisors. In 2017, he entered the Top 1000 Russian Managers ranking annually posted by the Association of Managers and the Kommersant Publishing House.