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Alexander Mamut

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Net worth 2018: $2.49 Billion
Industry: Investments
Residence: Moscow, Russia
Country: Russia
BirthDay: 29 January 1960
Sigh: Aquarius
Children: 5
Education: LLB, Moscow State University
BIOGRAPHY

Alexander Mamut was bornon 29 January 1960 in Moscow, Russia, Russia. Alexander Mamut is #1000 in List Billionaires People In The World. Alexander Mamut was trained as a lawyer but made his fortune as an investor.Over the years he's had stakes in fertilizer producer Uralkali, mining company Polymetal and construction company PIK Group. In December 2012, he sold his 50% stake in the mobile phone chain, Evroset, to billionaire Alisher Usmanov and his cellular operator Megafon for more than $1 billion. Mamut got cash plus a 50% take in Internet company SUP Media. In April 2013 Mamut merged SUP with Afisha-Rambler, an Internet company owned by billionaire Vladimir Potanin. A year later, the company was renamed Rambler&Co, and Mamut became its CEO. In December 2016 he bought Potanin's share for $270 million and now has 100%. Rambler&Co owns LiveJournal.com, Russia's most popular blogging platform. He also owns the British bookstore chain Waterstone's, founded by his friend Tim Waterstone. Mamut graduated from Moscow State University and gained notoriety in the late 1990s when he became known as "the Yeltsin family banker." He was one of the founders of Imperial Bank, at one point ran MDM-Bank, and was a major investor in the Troika-Dialog investment bank and Ingosstrakh insurance company. He is one of the founders of the Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design, a cultural and educational center.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2010

$1.5 Billion

2011

$2.3 Billion

2012

$2.1 Billion

2013

$2.3 Billion

2014

$2.3 Billion

2015

$2.5 Billion

2016

$2.4 Billion

2017

$2.5 Billion

2018

$2.49 Billion

TIMELINE
2016

On the Forbes 2016 list of the world's billionaires, he was ranked #722 with a net worth of US$2

2012

Mamut became the sole owner of the SUP Media in December 2012

2011

In May 2011, Mamut acquired Waterstones, a UK-based bookstore chain, through Capital Fund Management Limited, a subsidiary of his A&NN company

2009

By 2009, he served as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design

2006

He founded the SUP Company in 2006, and acquired LiveJournal Russia in 2007

2001

He was the founder of ALM Development and remained an investor until 2001

1999

Mamut served as the Chairman of Moscow Business World (MDM-Bank) from 1999 to 2002

1998

Mamut served as an economic adviser to the President of Russia, Alexander Voloshin from 1998 to 1999

1996

Mamut made donations to Boris Yeltsin's 1996 re-election campaign

1993

Meanwhile, he was the co-founder and director of Sedmoy Continent from 1993 to 1997

1990

In 1990 Mamut founded “ALM-Consulting” law firm (ALM abbreviated after Mamut’s name) and served as Managing Partner there throughout 1990–1993

1977

In 1977 Mamut finished Moscow gymnasium #17, in 1982 graduated from Moscow State University, Faculty of Law

1960

Alexander Mamut was born on 29 January 1960

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