Kirill Artemenko

Co-founder and the CEO
Paperpaper.ru

Kirill is the co-founder and the CEO of the St. Petersburg based mediacompany Paperpaper.ru. Before starting Paperpaper.ru in 2012 from scratch as a lean media startup he worked as a reporter for different local and nationwide news outlets. From 2012 to 2018 he was an editor-in-chief and a CEO of Paperpaper.ru the same time, after 2018 he focused on the business issues of the company. In 2020 Paperpaper.ru is a profitable local media company with almost 30 people in staff.

Kirill is a Bachelor of Journalism (graduated from St. Petersburg State University) and Master of Technological Entrepreneurship (graduated from ITMO University) and the graduated student of the Future Mediamanagement Mini-MBA program in Stockholm School of Economics, Riga. Kirill leads courses dedicated to media business and Russian media in ITMO University, St. Petersburg European Universitu and St. Petersburg State Economical University.