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Bidzina Ivanishvili

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Net worth 2018: $4.61 Billion
Industry: Investments
Residence: Tbilisi, Georgia
Country: Georgia
BirthDay: 18 February 1956
Sigh: Pisces
Children: 4
BIOGRAPHY

Bidzina Ivanishvili was bornon 18 February 1956 in Tbilisi, Georgia, Georgia. Bidzina Ivanishvili is #461 in List Billionaires People In The World. Bidzina Ivanishvili was elected prime minister of Georgia in October 2012. Thirteen months later he stepped down after his party won the presidential elections, saying he'd fulfilled his task. In July 2016 a concert hall, Black See Arena, in which he invested about $120 million, opened. Georgia's richest person by far, he made his money in Russia and moved back home in 2003. Over the years he sold off his businesses and reinvested the proceeds in hedge funds, private equity funds and art. He entrusted about $1 billion to Credit Suisse but more than $100 million of that sum was apparently stolen by the bank's manager. Ivanishvili is suing him in Switzerland. Businessman and philanthropist Ivanishvilli lives in a 108,000-square-foot compound in the mountains overlooking Tbilisi. Prolific art collector, he sold three paintings for more than $110 million in 2016 including Untitled XXV by Willem de Kooning for $66 million. He still has a vast collection, including Dora Maar with Cat by Picasso, that's worth an estimated $1 billion.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2009

$3.2 Billion

2010

$4.8 Billion

2011

$5.5 Billion

2012

$6.4 Billion

2013

$5.3 Billion

2014

$5.2 Billion

2015

$5.2 Billion

2016

$4.8 Billion

2017

$4.5 Billion

2018

$4.61 Billion

TIMELINE
2013

Although Ivanishvili officially retired from politics in late 2013, he continues to have influence on Georgian Dream

2012

"Georgian Dream" is a rap song by Bera and became an inspiration to his father who named the party he founded in 2012 Georgian Dream (full name Georgian Dream–Democratic Georgia) after his son's rap song

2011

However, he has returned to his Georgian first name Bidzina in 2011

2010

In March 2010, he ranked 173 in 2010 Forbes List of Billionaires, with a reported net worth of 4

2006

The documents show, that he has been director of the front company Bosherston Overseas Corporation in the British Virgin Islands (2006), a front company which still exists

1990

" In 1990 he and Malkin set up "Rossiysky Kredit", which is up to now Ivanishvili's biggest holding

1956

Bidzina Ivanishvili (Georgian: ბიძინა ივანიშვილი, also known as Boris Ivanishvili; born 18 February 1956) is a Georgian businessman and politician who was Prime Minister of Georgia from 25 October 2012 to 20 November 2013

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