Russian Search Marketing is driven by Yandex’s international sales and marketing team that spans the globe from Moscow to London to Lucerne to Boston. The team is made up of bilingual account managers, marketing professionals and sales leaders.  Some members of the team are:

Bernard Lukey

General Director, Yandex Europe AG (Lucerne, Switzerland)

Bernard leads Yandex’s international sales efforts. He initially started with Yandex back in 2000 to drive early marketing efforts. He rejoined Yandex in 2012 after holding executive roles with both Nestle and OZON.

Preston Carey

Business Development Director (Boston, USA)

Preston joined Yandex in 2009 and is responsible for building commercial relationships with clients and agencies he is also a well known speaker on the Russian internet and Yandex. In addition he has management responsibility for relationships with international strategic advertising partners.

Tatiana Kalinina

Business Development Director (London, UK)

Tatiana leads Yandex’s business development efforts in the UK. She has been with Yandex since 2009 and in that time has been instrumental in helping build the client service team and products that serve our international clients. Tatiana holds a BA from Oxford in the UK.

Melissa McDonald

International Marketing Manager (Boston, USA)

Melissa leads content generation and curation efforts for Responsible for expanding Yandex’s presence in the English speaking advertising world Melissa has an MA in Russian and European Studies from Duke University and a BA from Union College.

Brendan McGonigle

Business Development Manager (Boston, USA)

Brendan joined Yandex in 2014 and looks after many of Yandex’s clients in the US.  Brendan comes to Yandex after many years in the online travel industry working with TripAdvisor and  He has a strong expertise in online marketing and is an active contributor at conferences throughout the US.

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