Kirill Priyatel has been the Chief Commercial Officer for Spark Networks since January 2020. He joined Spark Networks in January 2016 and held various positions in monetization, analytics and strategy. Prior to joining Spark Networks, he led the small domestic appliances sector for global marketing consultancy company Gfk, and spent several years in the sports industry, working with ice hockey clubs across Europe. Kirill holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the Higher School of Economics in Russia, as well as a master’s degree in business administration from Jönköping International Business School in Sweden. He brings international experience to his role at Spark, having lived and worked in Russia, Sweden, and the Czech Republic before moving to Germany.