Born in Kaluga, Russia, he graduated from Moscow State University.
While studying at university, Andrey Lobanov and his friends created their own advertising agency with an annual turnover of $500,000. During this time, he also participated in a McKinsey business case competition, after which Lobanov worked at the company for almost five years.
In 2016, Andrey Lobanov decided to focus on education and modern technology. That year Algorithmics launched its first courses and a team of 130 people is currently working on this project. The company teaches 40,000 children in 115 cities in 14 countries.
Adviser to the President of the Russian Federation