Alexander Abramov was bornon 1959 in Moscow, Russia, Russia. Alexander Abramov is #377 in List Billionaires People In The World. Alexander Abramov is chairman of steel company Evraz. He is partners in the company with Roman Abramovich. They also own a stake together in Norilsk Nickel. Abramov got his start as the head of a research lab before the collapse of the Soviet Union. In 1992, he founded a precursor to Evraz Holding and made a fortune exporting metals and coal from the Urals and Siberia. After the 1998 Russian financial crisis, he bought up hobbled steel companies and coal mines on the cheap, including two U.S. firms, Claymont Steel and Oregon Steel. In January of 2017, Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded Abramov the Decoration For Beneficence for his public work and charity activity.
A business partner and ally of Aleksandr Frolov and Roman Abramovich, Abramov was in March 2015 listed by Forbes as having an estimated net worth of $4
For example, in 2007 Abramov acquired Oregon Steel Mills and Claymont Steel
In June 2005 EvrazHolding was listed on the London Stock Exchange
The two factories Abramov was interested in were in bankruptcy in 1998
By 1997, trading was less profitable and many trading companies, including Abramov's, were owed large sums by producers
Trading was a popular and quick way to make money in Russia in the early 1990s
Alexander Grigoryevich Abramov (Russian: Александр Григорьевич Абрамов, born 1959) is a Russian former scientist who became an industrial magnate as one of the two heads of Evraz, Russia's largest steel producer