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List of Russian billionaires by net worth

Russia is home to 7 of the 25 richest people in the world, and 12 of the 25 richest in Europe.
There are more billionaires living in Moscow, at 74, than in any other city in the world,
with an average wealth of $5.9 billion. Russia ranks second in the world in number of
billionaires with 87, behind America's 469.[1] Below is a list of all 87 Russian billionaires as
of March 2008, according to Forbes magazine.[2]
World Estimation of
Name Main assets, government positions
ranking net worth, $bln
9 Oleg Deripaska Owner of Corporation Basic Element 28.0
Owner of Chelsea F.C., former Governor of
Roman
15 Chukotka Autonomous Okrug, former owner of 23.5
Abramovich
Sibneft
Alexei
18 Major shareholder of Severstal 21.2
Mordashov
Main shareholder of Alfa Group, Chairman of the
20 Mikhail Fridman Commission on Healthy Style of Life of Public 20.8
Chamber of Russia
Chairman and the main shareholder of Novolipetsk
21 Vladimir Lisin 20.3
Steel
Mikhail Co-owner of Norilsk Nickel, Rosbank, Polyus
24 19.5
Prokhorov Zoloto, Open Investitions and Prof-media
Former partner of Mikhail Prokhorov, decided to
25 Vladimir Potanin 19.3
split their business in Dec 2006
Suleyman Owner of Nafta-Moskva, shareholder of Sberbank
36 17.5
Kerimov and Gasprom
54 German Khan Shareholder of Alfa Group, Executive of TNK-BP 13.9
56 Vahid Alakbarov President of LUKoil 13.0
Dmitry
59 President of Uralkaliy 12.8
Rybolovlyev
Iskander Co-owner of Ural Mining-Metallurgical Company,
63 11.9
Makhmudov Kuzbas Coal and Transmashholding
Alexander Co-owner of Evraz Group, partner of Roman
65 11.5
Abramov Abramovich
67 Viktor Vekselberg Owner of group Renova 11.2
Alexei
72 Co-owner of Alfa Group 10.8
Kuzmichov
Chairman of Magnitogorsk Metallurgical
73 Viktor Rashnikov 10.4
Enterprise
Vladimir
77 Major shareholder of Sistema 10.0
Yevtushenkov
77 Igor Zyuzin Director-General and the owner of Mechel 10.0
Owner of 23% share in Arsenal Football Club, Co-
91 Alisher Usmanov owner of Holding Gasmetall, Publishing house 9.3
Kommersant, shareholder of Gazprom
113 Nikolai Tsvetkov President of Uralsib, shareholder of LUKoil 8.0
Vice President of LUKoil, co-owner of FC Spartak
149 Leonid Fedun 6.4
Moscow
149 Boris Ivanishvili Investor 6.4
Owner of Evrokhim, Coal holding Suek,
149 Sergey Popov Shareholding of MDM Bank together with Andrei 6.4
Melnichenko
Owner of Evrokhim, Coal holding Suek,
Andrei
158 Shareholding of MDM Bank together with Sergey 6.2
Melnichenko
Popov
160 Kirill Pisarev Engineering/Construction 6.1
160 Yuri Zhukov Engineering/Construction 6.1
Dmitry
164 Owner of Trunaya Metallurgical Company 6.0
Pumpyansky
178 Pyotr Aven Shareholder of Alfa Group, president of Alfa Bank 5.5
178 Alexander Frolov Chairman of Evraz Group 5.5
Leonid
214 Chairman of Novatek 4.7
Mikhelson
253 Elena Baturina Real Estate 4.2
260 Vasily Anisimov Co-owner of Coalco and Gasmetall 4.0
260 Mikhail Balakin Engineering/Construction 4.0
Andrei
260 Owns construction firm Lenstroireconstruktsiya 4.0
Molchanov
277 Gleb Fetisov Diversified 3.9
Owner of Russian Standard Bank and Russian
307 Roustam Tariko 3.5
Standard Vodka
Member of State Duma, Partner of Alisher
334 Andrey Skoch 3.3
Usmanov and Vasily Anisimov
358 Filaret Galchev Chairman of Evrocement Group 3.1
Alexander Member of State Duma, Co-owner of National
358 3.1
Lebedev Rezerve Bank and Novaya Gazeta
Vladimir
446 chief executive of Surgutneftegas 2.6
Bogdanov
Mikhail
446 President of Russneft 2.6
Gutzeriev
Vyacheslav
446 Owner of fertilizer producer Akron 2.6
Kantor
Gennady
462 Co-owner of the Gunvor Group 2.5
Timchenko
Member of Federation Council of Russia, equal
524 Dmitry Ananyev 2.3
partner of his brother Alexey Ananyev
Co-owner of PromSvyazBank, IT company
524 Alexey Ananyev 2.3
Technoserv, etc.
Shalva
524 Owner of Sibir Energy and Rossiya Hotel 2.3
Chigirinsky
Danil
605 President of Rosgosstrakh, controls Rus Bank 2.0
Khachaturov
Sergey Member of Federation Council of Russia,
605 2.0
Pugachyov chairman of International Industrial Bank
Founder and largest shareholder of copper
652 Igor Altushkin 1.9
producer RMK
652 Sergey Galitsky Major shareholder of the shopping network Magnit 1.9
652 Yuri Kovalchuk Largest shareholder of Rossiya Bank 1.9
Major shareholder of Magnitogorsk Iron and
677 Pyotr Kondrashev 1.8
Metals Institute
677 Anatoly Sedykh Chairman of the United Metallurgical Company 1.8
Owner of the Eldorado chain of electronics
677 Igor Yakovlev 1.8
hypermarkets
Alexander
707 Owner of Eurasia Drilling Co. 1.7
Dzhaparidze
707 Andrei Kosogov chief executive of Alfa Capital 1.7
Owner of Larf, the largest retailer of foreign-made
707 Sergei Petrov cars in the country. Mmember of lower house of 1.7
parliament
Major shareholder of Ural Mining and Metallurgy
743 Andrei Kozitsyn 1.6
Co.
785 Oleg Boyko Gambling business 1.6
785 Lev Kvetnoy Former co-owner of Gasmetall 1.5
785 Nikolai Sarkisov Insurance, Younger brother of Sergei Sarkisov 1.5
785 Sergei Sarkisov Chairman of insurer RESO-Garantiya 1.5
Alexander
785 Sold Absolut Bank 1.5
Svetakov
Founder of Pytyorochka shopping centers, Karusel
785 Andrey Rogachev 1.5
hypermarkets
Farkhad Gazprom shareholder, owner of Nortgas Gas
843 1.4
Akhmedov company. Senator of Krasnodar region
843 Maxim Blazhko Engineering/Construction 1.4
843 Vladimir Iorikh Former co-owner of Mechel 1.4
Alexander
843 Owner of Novorossiysk Commercial Sea Port 1.4
Ponomarenko
Alexander Controlling stake in the Novorossiysk Sea Trading
843 1.4
Skorobogatko Port
Sergei
843 Investor; Owns 25% of Estar 1.4
Veremeenko
Founder and co-owner of construction giant Don-
843 Dmitry Zelenov 1.4
Stroy
Tycoon, one of Russians notorious Oligarchs of the
897 Boris Berezovsky 1.3
90's
897 David Was main oil trader at Abramovich's Sibneft, 1.3
Davidovich which was sold in 2005 to Gazprom. Owns piece
of Millhouse LLC
Controlling shareholder of Troika-Dialog
897 Ruben Vardanian 1.3
investment bank
897 Andrei Komarov Main shareholder of the ChPTZ group 1.3
962 Aras Agalarov Trade service 1.2
962 Igor Kesayev Shareholder of Sibir Energy 1.2
962 Alexander Mamut Investor 1.2
Owns Mirax Group, largest real estate developer in
962 Sergei Polonsky 1.2
Moscow
1014 Viktor Kharitonin Owner of Pharmstandard 1.1
largest private shareholder of milk and juice
1014 Gavril Yushvaev 1.1
company Wimm-Bill-Dann
Megdet
Chief executive and 10% owner of oil & gas giant,
1014 Rahimkulov & 1.1
MOL
family
was a shareholder and vice president of oil
1062 Sergei Generalov company Yukos; holdings in FESCO and Russian 1.0
Alcohol
1062 Igor Kim Head of Ursa Bank 1.0
Board member of Evrocement Group, has a
Georgy
1062 minority stake in the largest Russian cement 1.0
Krasnyansky
producer, Evrocement Group
1062 Vitaly Malkin Investor, senator in the upper house of parliament 1.0
Vadim created Rusagro, one of the largest sugar producers
1062 1.0
Moshkovich in Russia