Ozon names COO, strengthens management team

Ozon announces appointment of Daniil Fedorov, its Chief Financial Officer, as the Chief Operating Officer of Ozon and Igor Gerasimov, its corporate finance director, as the Chief Financial Officer.

As Chief Operating Officer of Ozon Group Daniil Fedorov will focus on operational excellence of the entire Ozon business – a key priority for 2021. He will have a special focus on the continued development of the Ozon Marketplace, which is an important strategic project for us. Daniil will be leading Ozon towards cementing our position as the partner of choice for every business and entrepreneur in Russia seeking to sell online, as well as the go-to e-commerce destination for every consumer in the country.

Igor Gerasimov will take over as Chief Financial Officer after previously serving as Corporate Finance Director at Ozon. Igor led Ozon’s preparations for its IPO on Nasdaq in November 2020, in addition to overseeing other fundraising activities and strategic project development.

Alexander Shulgin commented: “I am very proud of the transformation that took place at Ozon over the past three years. Our focus on building scale and improving quality of service to our buyers and sellers has been the bedrock of our success. I am grateful to Igor and Daniil for their contribution to Ozon's success so far. I look forward to working with Igor and Daniil to build a company that we and our shareholders can be proud of".