OFFICIAL FORBES LIST:2017 Top 10 Richest People In Russia

10. Mikhail Prokhorov

Mikhail Prokhorov

Mikhail Prokhorov is the last richest person in our list and ranked 10th in the list of top 10 richest people of Russia with an estimated net worth of US $ 11.4 billion. He founded the Onexim Group which is the Russian largest holding company and involved in insurance, banking, sports and energy. The business group holds 17 percent shares in the world’s leading aluminum producing company United Co. Rusal, and also holds 27 percents stakes in Uralkali which is also the Russia’s largest potash maker. Prokhorov also competed in the Russian presidential elections as an independent candidate but he was remain unsuccessful and place 3rd and just gain 7% of total votes. He formed the new political party which he names the “Party of Civic Platform”.

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