Alexander is Chief Information Officer of mail.ru. Mail.ru is a Naspers corporate investment backed business. Mail.Ru Group develops internet communications and entertainment services in Russia and globally. Alexander started his career in Mail.Ru after university and after a number of other companies in 2010, he returned to Mail.Ru Group where he became the head of ICQ project. In 2011, Alexander was appointed Chief Information Officer of Mail.Ru Group. Among other activities Alexander is responsible for cooperation with technology startups and looking for something that can be a Next Big Thing in the Internet.