Alibaba Group names new Russia head by Pavel Marceux in Marketplace 04 Jun 2015 China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba appointed Mark Zavadskiy as its new head of Russia’s representative office, which is set to open in the country shortly following an announcement last May. Zavadskiy’s previous position was as business development director for Russia and the CIS at the b-to-c cross-borde This article is only available to AIM Group clients. Please subscribe now or log in to view. Share alibabaAliExpressRussia Pavel Marceux Pavel Marceux joined AIM Group in 2014 as a writer focusing on the Russian market. Following his MA at Edinburgh University, he worked in a number of countries, including Turkey and Japan. Pavel has honed his skills and knowledge at several publishing houses and consumer markets research firms. He is an experienced markets analyst, researcher and editor, who values accuracy, professionalism and honesty in his work above all else. His specialist focus is technology, economics and consumer trends. Splitting his lifestyle largely between London and Moscow, Pavel functions on a truly international platform.