YNDX Family

YNDX Family is a community of passionate people who were once part of Yandex, and are now banding together to help each other move forward in whatever direction they choose

Participation Perks
Career Track: find a mentor, job opening, or an employee in a pool of proven people.
Network and Exchange of Experience Track: pump your current expertise or acquire it in new areas, master new technologies collaboratively, expand your circle of acquaintances
Entrepreneurship Track: find co-founders, team, expertise and great contacts; get help in fundraising, and join the community of 100+ ex-Yandex founders
Team and Ambassadors
Organizer, Partner at GuruDev VC
Anton Abdukhamidov
Oleg Koverznev
Yandex.Cloud Co-Founder
Max Avtukhov
Yandex.Lavka Co-Founder
Vahe Ovasapyan
Ozon.FinTech CEO
Oleg Shevlyagin
1520 Co-Founder
Mikhail Allakhverdian
Adapter Co-Founder
Sergey Polissar
FoodFox Co-Founder
Dmitry Tsybin
Engineering Manager at Yandex Self-Driving Cars business unit
Participants Geo
Our Values
We trust
We cultivate a safe-space of like-minded people, where the trust in each other's expertise thrives, allowing for the open exchange of experiences and the expansion of horizons
We believe that through mutual help and support you will find meaning and purpose, allowing you to create mind-blowing projects and socially important technologies
We support
We believe that the power of a collective mind is more than the sum of its parts. Contribute and collaborate to make our community great
We develop together
What We Do
Who can assist with warm intros for investors? What tools are best when launching a startup? How do you find a startup to work in? Who can help onboard you in a new location?
We form knowledge bases
Meet the people whose interests match yours: entrepreneurship, career, network, and exchange of experience.
We make friends via Non-Random Coffee
We hold themed meetups for our participants and invite speakers from the startup environment. You can suggest a topic for an event. Here is the upcoming events plan.
We meet each other at great events
We have a participant catalog broken down by profession/interest/location, as well as a dedicated job board.
We find the right people
We hold offline meetups across the globe in order to meet in person and to simply have fun together!
…And we chill ✨
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