Yuri Milner

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Mr Yuri Borisovitch Milner

Overview

Founded Digital Sky Technologies Ltd (now Mail.ru Group) in 2005 to focus on Internet investments in the Russian language world. In mid-2009, launched DST Global as the primary vehicle for international Internet investments.
Graduated from Moscow State University in 1985 with an advanced degree in theoretical physics and subsequently conducted research at the Institute of Physics in the Russian Academy of Sciences between 1985 and 1989. Attended the Wharton Business School MBA program between 1990 and 1992.

Career

Position:
Founder and Chief Executive Officer (current)

DST Global

   

The investment vehicle of Silicon Valley-based Russian Internet financier Yuri Milner.
Position:
N/A (current)

Education

Degree:
MBA in Business Administration (1992)
Degree:
in Theoretical Physics (1985)