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Andrey Andreev Makes Dating Handy

Andrey Andreev has been described as the King of the dating apps. He has developed and runs five innovative and successful dating apps with millions of users across the globe. These dating apps include Chappy, Badoo, Bumble, Mamba and, Huggle. The headquarters of his company is in London with a branch office in Moscow. In 2018 he was included in the Forbes list of billionaires (Wikipedia). 

Andrey Andreev was born and raised in Moscow, Russia. He attended the University of Moscow for a short while and dropped out. He then moved to Spain to start his first company and e-commerce company called Virus. The company ran an online shopping portal where Russian users could purchase computers and accessories. He sold the company and started another company called spylog. The company developed software that tracked visitors to websites. 

In the year 2001, Andrey Andreev left spylog to launch another innovative internet company called Begun. Begun was a contextual advertisement company based on auctioning keywords. Google showed an interest in buoying begun but the deal fell through. In 2004 he started Badoo and online dating site with a computer interface. He launched the company in 2009. 

This visionary saw the future in mobile apps and has now developed five mobile dating apps. He and his team continually work towards including new and innovative functions for their apps so that users find using the apps enjoyable and easy. Andrey is Badoo´s founder. Badoo has become the largest network where users go to meet new people all over the world. Badoo has over 360 million registered users. 

The dating site Mamba is the most popular among dating sites in Russia. Bumble is a dating app that is woman-focused. Besides these dating sites, he enjoys cooking innovative recipes and two Michelin starred restaurants in London list the Sweet Onion Soup ‘Andrei Style’ created by him. So his passions and interests don’t stop at business!! Andrey Andreev has helped millions of users meet a wide range of people across the world with his innovative and user-friendly dating apps. He has been called the mobile cupid for putting finding the special someone at the fingertips of mobile device users across the world. 

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