Forbes estimated in Russia who became rich faster during the pandemic
Forbes magazine estimated, who from the Russian list of the richest businessmen at the time of the pandemic coronavirus has increased his fortune at the fastest pace, the leader turned Internet investor Leonid Boguslavsky.
The state of Boguslav since mid-March has almost doubled to 88%, to $ 2.8 billion. According to the magazine, it has increased due to the growth of the stock developer, DataDog, which Boguslavsky owns 8.2 percent.
In second place - the family, the Senator from Dagestan Suleiman Kerimov, which owns 78.6% of Russia's largest gold miner Polyus. Her condition at the time of a pandemic has increased by 86%, to 18.6 billion dollars. Three leaders closes the co-founder of "Yandex" Arkady Volozh. State of Volozh March increased by 75% to $ 2.1 billion.
In fourth place in the growth rate of the state is located the founder of Tinkoff, Oleg Tinkoff, his fortune has increased by 63% to $ 2.6 billion. Fifth place for the main owner of AFK "System" Vladimir Yevtushenkov ( 53%, $ 2.3 billion). Next in the list are the co-owner "Surgutneftegaz" Vladimir Bogdanov ( 51%, to 1.97 billion), the shareholder of "Irkutsk oil company" Nikolay Buinov ( 51%, $ 2.1 billion), the founder of IPG Photonics Valentin Gapontsev ( 46%, $ 2.3 billion), the General Director of group "TAIF" albert Shigabutdinov ( 44%, 1.44 billion dollars).
In total, according to the magazine, 20 July 2020, the increase of the total wealth of Russian billionaires on the Forbes list was already 70,73 billion dollars.