46 children from 20 richest families in Russia will inherit 211 billion dollars, reports Forbes. For the third time, publication experts ranked the heirs of the oligarchs.
20 children in the rating are the four children of the co-owner of Alfa Group and Herman Khan’s LetterOne. Each child accounts for 2.3 billion dollars.
Little is known about the sons of the oligarch, but both daughters of Khan live in Great Britain.
The eldest daughter, Eva Han, in the summer of 2017 married Skadden lawyer Alex van der Zwan. The cost of the celebration was estimated at 25-28 million dollars. Celebrated a wedding in the estate of Luton Hoo Hotel Golf & Spa in Bedfordshire, UK. Now the girl is waiting for a child.
In April 2018, Alex van der Zwan was sentenced to 30 days in prison for giving false testimony by the FBI about his connections with Rick Gates, partner of Paul Manafort, the former head of the election campaign of Donald Trump.
The youngest daughter, Elle Khan, is studying at Wellington College in the British county of Berkshire.
2.3 billion dollars will inherit the son of co-owner of Evraz Alexander Frolov Alexander Frolov Jr.
The young man began his career at Rosatom, but was disappointed in the bureaucratic structure and created a fund for investment in Target Global technology. Now under the management of the fund is more than 500 million dollars.
The children of the chairman of the board of directors of the Alfa-Bank Banking Group, Peter Aven Denis, and Daria account for $ 2.4 billion each.
Denis and Darya were the same, in 2016 they graduated from Yale University and remained to work in New York.
The young man loves the hunt. Together with his father, Peter Aven was seen with a gun in various parts of the world – from hunting grounds in the UK to the mountains in New Zealand.
Daria is interested in art. In January of this year, she began working at Tom Ford.
The president of IPG Photonic Corporation, Valentin Gapontsev, will leave his only son, Denis, a fortune estimated at $ 3 billion. Denis is engaged in real estate in Russia.
On the 16th place are five children of businessman Vladimir Potanin. Oligarch’s eldest daughter, Anastasia Potanina, managed to build a successful sports career. She is a three-time world champion and a multiple-time Russian aquabike champion.
Several years ago, Potanin invited Anastasia to take up the family business and entrusted her with projects for the development of the Rosa Khutor ski resort.
From the first marriage of Potanin, there are two more sons, Ivan and Vasily. Senior works for the financial company LR Global, where he is responsible for Eastern European markets. Junior graduated from Friends Academy in New York.
In the second marriage, the billionaire has a daughter Varya, born in 2012, and a son, born in 2014.
18.8 billion dollars will be divided among themselves by six heirs of Alexey Mordashov. The businessman’s son Ilya from his first wife. Boys Cyril and Nikita were born in a second marriage.
The third wife gave birth to an oligarch of two daughters and a son. The eldest, Masha, is studying at the Wunderpark School in New Riga, which her mother has opened. Younger children – Nastya and Daniel – are engaged in the same school according to the preschool program.
At 3.4 billion dollars in inheritance will Catherine and Anna Rybolovlev. Ekaterina Rybolovleva became famous when she first bought the most expensive penthouse in Manhattan, and in a few years she acquired the Greek island of Scorpios.
In 2015, Catherine married Uruguayan financier Juan Sartori. The wedding the newlyweds played just on a private island, but modestly, only in the circle of loved ones.
The eldest daughter Rybolovleva is fond of horse riding, lives in Switzerland, in 2016 she became a mother.
Businessman Mikhail Fridman publicly stated that he would not leave an inheritance to his children, but would give all the money to charity. “The worst thing I could do for my children is to give them a large sum of money,” says Mikhail.
But if Friedman changes his mind, his four children will inherit $ 3.6 billion each.
The eldest daughter of the founder of the Alfa Group, Laura Friedman, graduated from Yale and is now dancing in the Israeli national ballet.
Katya Friedman also graduated from Yale, she was an intern at Credit Suisse.
The son Alexander from the second marriage is studying in England at the school of Sevenoks and is engaged in business as a co-founder of the event-agency “Artist Bank”.
The youngest daughter of businessman Nick lives with her mother in Moscow so far.
Anton Fedun and Ekaterina Fedun occupy 12th place in the ranking of heirs. From the father of the co-owner of “Lukoil” and the owner of “Spartak” Leonid Fedun, they can inherit $ 3.6 billion each.
In 2012, the heir to the billionth state married Alina Uspenskaya, a singer from Cherepovets.
Anton runs his own The Ampersand Hotel in Kensington. He and his wife live in London, in early 2018, the couple had a son, Arnold.
Ekaterina Fedun graduated from MGIMO and the Regents. In 2014 she married Juhan Geraskin, technical director of FC Spartak.
Sergey Galitsky will leave 3.9 billion dollars to his only daughter Polina. The girl graduated from the Kuban State University in the program “Economics”. In 2015, the heiress married, and in 2016 she divorced.
4.5 billion rubles will be inherited by Maria Kozitsyna from her father, General Director of the Ural Mining and Metallurgical Company and UGMK-Holding Andrei Kozitsyn.
Victor Rashnikov will share his fortune between two daughters Tatyana Rakhno and Olga Rashnikova.
The elder Tatyana has her own construction company, Reconstruction. The younger Olga works as the finance director of the Moscow office of the Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Combine. She owns two villas in France. In 2013, she starred in Beckmambetov’s movie “Firs-3”.
Three children of Gennady Timchenko will share between 15.7 billion dollars. The daughter of a businessman, Ksenia Frank, who married the son of Sovcomflot’s general director, Sergei Frank, in 2017 was rated “50 of the richest women in Russia”.
The oldest daughter of a businessman, Natalya, is involved in cinema, and her son Ivan is studying at the University of Geneva.
On the 7th place in the ranking of the heirs are the children of businessman Vladimir Lisin. Both sons, Dmitry and Yuri, help their father with the business and are ready to take over the reins of government. Daughter Anastasia is studying at Moscow State University. Each of the young people can inherit 6.5 billion dollars.
The sixth place and the children of the owner of the GC “Renova” Viktor Vekselberg Irina and Alexander. Irina lives in Moscow and helps her husband manage the Trilogy Capital Group. Alexander lives in New York, works in the Renova venture fund Columbus Nova Technology Partners and owns several car dealerships.
Jahangir Makhmudov will inherit from his father, the main shareholder of the Ural Mining and Processing Company, $ 6.5 billion. Jahangir lives and works in Chelyabinsk as deputy director of a zinc plant.
The son of Alexei Kuzmichev, born in 2009 and living in Paris with his mother Svetlana Kuzmicheva-Uspenskaya, can become the owner of a fortune estimated at 7.1 billion dollars.
But the children of Andrei Melnichenko, who open the three richest heirs, have lost their positions. A year ago, Melnichenko’s six-year-old daughter Tara was in second place. But the family had another child, Adrian, and the inheritance had to be divided.
The richest bride of Russia – daughter of the head and co-owner of the gas company Novatek OJSC Leonid Michelson Victoria and her three year old brother with 8.9 billion dollars occupy the second place.
Victoria is rarely published and, in general, is a non-public person. She is interested in modern art. In her honor, her father created a foundation to support young Russian artists. In 2016, Victoria became a member of the board of trustees of the Museum of Modern Art New Museum in New York.
The 26-year-old son of Lukoil President Yusuf Alekperov is in the first place in the ranking of the richest heirs of Russian billionaires, according to Forbes. Father Vagit Yusufovich will give him the largest stake in the oil giant.
In April 2016, Yusuf posted on instagram news that he finally found his one and only, and even married her.
Yusuf Vagitovich – a typical representative of the “golden youth”. His passion – expensive cars, which the oil heir has a fleet of vehicles. The collection has a Mercedes, the cost of which in the basic configuration is 14 million rubles.
Yusuf graduated from the Russian State University of Oil and Gas. Gubkina with honors. He then worked for more than two years at the Lukoil fields in Western Siberia.
Not enough money
This year, the rating did not include the children of Mikhail Gutseriev, the main shareholder of the Safmar Group, and Oleg Deripaska, co-owner of UC Rusal.
Oleg Deripaska’s children, 17-year-old Peter and 15-year-old Maria, study in England. A year ago, their potential legacy was estimated at $ 2.55 billion.
Peter Deripaska is known for his opposition views. “Fun climbing lanterns. In March last year, one comrade at the monument to Pushkin climbed onto a lantern at the call of Navalny. Do you know who it was? Oligarch. Now in a scandal … Again Navalny caught him. With a woman rested … Deripaska, thank you! This is the son of Deripaska shouting "Down with corruption!"”- quotes the head of the Investigative Committee of Russia Alexander Bastrykin”
And Maria Deripaska likes to relax in the company of Boris Yeltsin’s granddaughter – Masha Yumasheva. The girls travel on a huge yacht along the coasts of Saint Barth and Corsica.