Meet our team
Our team consists of professionals from a variety of fields who have more than 30 years of experience in e-commerce and IT. We are experts in data analytics, supply chain, growth marketing and finance.
Max is a serial entrepreneur with more than 10 years of experience in e-commerce.
Former CEO of Yandex.Eats and Head of Yandex’ food-tech services (Y.Eats, Y.Lavka, Y.Chef).
Prior to working for Yandex, Max founded the first food delivery aggregator in the region, which he led until its acquisition. All in all, Max has 15+ years experience in e-commerce (incl. Lamoda, Rocket Internet) and finance (Interros, Aton, Integra)
Founder, Managing Director
Nick brings a unique mix of a brilliant academic background and career in strategic consulting.
He has a successful track record of building and selling one of the biggest transportation marketplaces.
Nick won several international olympiads in physics and mathematics. He graduated from MIPT (Phystech) and was recruited by the Boston Consulting Group. Later he became Managing Director at Busfor, a leading bus transportation marketplace. It was acquired by BlaBlaCar (the French carpooling unicorn).
We all believe that the quality of a business is determined by its team. We are looking for people who share our vision and would to like grow with us.
Daria leads the M&A team at AccelClub, drawing from her extensive background at KPMG and Dentsu Aegis, as well as her VC and start-up experience in Silicon Valley.
Head of Acquisitions
From early on in his career, Askar worked as Project Leader for BCG where he oversaw projects in finance and operations. He went on to gain experience in the tech start-up space as COO and as Head of Digital for CROC Russia. He brings Accel Club over 10 years of experience in team building, process optimisation and business transformation.
Head of Growth
Matthew is a former Digital Advertising Executive at Google and Managing Director for BBDO. He has several years of experience driving sales on Amazon for private labels.
Head of Operations
Maria has been a leader of operational innovation in tech as Head of Partner Operations (200+ employees) for Yandex.Eats and Uber.Eats. Her people-management experience and expertise in building processes from scratch, form a unique combination.
Ruslan is a seasoned finance and investment professional. Before joining Accel Club, Ruslan worked at McKinsey, VTB Capital, and the RDIF Sovereign Wealth-Fund. With his US education from the University of Washington and his experience in the food-tech startup space, Ruslan’s expertise is extremely valuable.
HR Business Partner
Marina joined Accel Club after working for JPMorgan as HR BP for Russia&CIS, and as project manager for several CEEMEA countries. Her expertise in recruitment, coaching, and talent development is essential to AccelClub’s People & Culture strategy.
Head of Marketplace Efficiency
Max is a former Data Science executive at Yandex Foodtech, and Head of Platform Performance Analytics and Business Intelligence at Yandex.Eats. Having also graduated from MIPT, Max brings an exceptional combination of academic and data science expertise to Accel Club.