Albert Avdolyan

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Albert Avdolyan
Born (1970-11-08) 8 November 1970 (age 45)
Krasnodar, Russia
Residence Moscow, Russia and Beverly Hills, California
Citizenship Russia Russian Federation
Occupation Chairman of Expatel
Spouse(s) Elena Avdolyan
Children 4
Website Expatel Web Site

Albert Avdolyan (born 8 November 1970), is a Russian businessman specialized in the telecommunication sector. He is the founder and owner of Mobile WiMAX company Expatel and a shareholder of Yota, and is considered as one of the key players of 4G technology in Russia.[1]

Early career and personal life[edit]

In 1999, Avdolyan acquired 15% of the shares of Russian chemical company Usoliekhimprom.[2] Since 2003, he has also been a shareholder of construction equipment firm Gazkomplektservice, a subsidiary of Gazprom.[3]

Avdolyan is married and is the father of four children. In 2009, he and his wife bought a home in Beverly Hills.[4] In 2011, he bought a second house in the Beverly Park neighborhood.[5] This home was heavily damaged by a fire in the following year.[6]


In October 2009, Albert Avdolyan[7] founded Russian company Expatel,[8] one of the Russian leaders in Mobile WiMAX (G4) Internet technology.

In 2010, Expatel had more than 500 retail offices across Russia[9] and was the first Russian company to supply optical fiber services to its customers.


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