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Ozon announces completion of Oney Bank LLC acquisition

Ozon Holdings PLC (NASDAQ and MOEX: “OZON”, hereafter referred to as “Ozon” or “Company”), a leading multi-category Russian e-commerce platform, announces that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the charter capital of Oney Bank LLC from Sovcombank, with the title passed onto Ozon today.  As previously announced, the total cash consideration for the transaction amounted to approximately RUB 615 million. The transaction was approved by the Central Bank of Russia on April 29, 2021.

The strategic rationale for the transaction is to equip Ozon with the necessary banking license to structure the financial services products to its own specifications. The Company believes that this will allow Ozon to enhance the product range and qualityof the financial services which the Company offers to the customers and merchants on Ozon platform.

Contacts

Investor Relations
Maryia Berasneva-McNamara, Head of Investor Relations, OZON
ir@ozon.ru

Press Office
Maria Zaikina, Director of Public & Industry Relations, OZON
pr@ozon.ru

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This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that reflect the current views of Ozon Holdings PLC (“we”, “our” or “us”, or the “Company”) about future events and financial performance. All statements contained in this press release that do not relate to matters of historical fact should be considered forward-looking statements.

These forward-looking statements are based on management’s current expectations. However, it is not possible for our management to predict all risks, nor can we assess the impact of all factors on our business or the extent to which any factor, or combination of factors, may cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statements we may make. These statements are neither promises nor guarantees but involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other important factors and circumstances that may cause Ozon’s actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from its expectations expressed or implied by the forward-looking statements, including conditions in the U.S. capital markets, negative global economic conditions, potential negative developments in the COVID-19 pandemic, other negative developments in Ozon’s business or unfavorable legislative or regulatory developments. We caution you therefore against relying on these forward-looking statements, and we qualify all of our forward-looking statements by these cautionary statements.

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