Competition And Being Number One- Uncovering The Algorithm,
The Internet holding Rambler Media may every Russian-speaking user of the World Wide Web. It’s the first and also the oldest Russian internet search engine. Search, news, an introductions service, mail on , the famous , goods catalogue on – for many years all these maintained Rambler because market leader on the net. However, over the last number of years, the organization has become losing turnover. Certainly, the organization has stayed within the top three companies for the Russian net – Yandex, Rambler and – but attachment to old projects is becoming more difficult to sustain, and fireworks from brand new ones – except buying a block of shares inside contextual advertising company Begun – haven’t been remarkable. Their TV channel brought a series of losses, and was consequently sold. Mobile content initially generated decent profits, then again also begun to stagnate. This spring, the business witnessed a change of its top management. We invited one of the new team, Artur Akop’yan, Financial Director for the Rambler Media Group, with an online interview.