‘I have to take my share of responsibility’: Billionaire tech executive and Yandex co-founder Arkady Volozh clarifies his political position
Responding to critical publications in Meduza and other media, billionaire tech executive and Yandex mastermind Arkady Volozh has released a public statement of his views on the Russian invasion of Ukraine, his early vision for Yandex, and his business activities since the start of the war.
“Many questions have been asked of me over the last year, but especially this week,” Volozh writes in a statement forwarded to Meduza. “I want to make my position clear, and I am writing this in English and Russian because it’s important to me for this to be heard by all sides.”
Here is the rest of the executive’s statement in full.