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Alexander Mamut: a biography
Well-known financier, media Mogul and billionaire. And the man who had entered the inner circle of Boris Yeltsin, together with such famous persons as Valentin Yumashev, Roman Abramovich and Tatyana Dyachenko. It was called the confidant of Boris Berezovsky and the gray cardinal of Russian business, the most reasonable of the rich and rich and smart. And it’s all about him, Alexander Mamut – man-legend.
Alexander Leonidovich Mamut, a native Muscovite. He was born in an intellectual Jewish family in January 1960. His parents are successful lawyers. Father Leonid Solomonovich Mamut is known that he became one of the drafters of the new Constitution of Russia. He is a doctor of legal Sciences, Honored lawyer of the Russian Federation. Mom Cecilia the lyudvigovna is a successful lawyer. She was the head of the family and the center of strategic decision-making.
Family first Mamutov lived in a communal apartment on Taganka. Everyone had enough space in one room, where two generations lived with the grandmother. Then the living conditions have improved and the family moved in the Stalin house on Semyonov.
In his childhood Alexander was fond of reading and communication. The advantage of Mamut gave the Humanities. He graduated from one of the most prestigious schools in the capital, where studied English.
His son followed in the footsteps of their parents and also chose the law. Having received a high school diploma, Alexander Mamut has entered the Moscow state University and in 1982 he became a law student.
He received the diploma of Moscow state University, the young lawyer began to build a career. First experience in the legal industry, he received in the printing office, where he worked as a legal Advisor. Then still nobody knew that this young fellow will soon turn into a real media Mogul. In 4 years, Mamut has prepared and continued her studies in graduate school.
Second place was the Bank. According to Alexander Kudrin, every person is obliged to constantly move forward and develop. This principle, adopted in early youth proved to be very effective. Already 30 years old Mamut became the founder of the law office, which is modestly called «ALM-consulting». The abbreviation of the first three letters – the initials of his name.
Further – more. The young financier has created banks «Lefortovsky», «Imperial» Commercial Bank «Company for project financing» and a few smaller.
After a few years the biography of Alexander Mamut has received a new bright pages in a variety of industries: now, in addition to banking, he was known in the trade, telecommunications, oil and publishing.
In the first decade of the 2000s, the banker, the lawyer and the financier becomes a member of the Board of the Russian Union of Industrialists and entrepreneurs. In close partnership with Roman Abramovich and Oleg Deripaska, Mamut founded the charitable Foundation for the promotion of science and was among the founders of the company «Sixth channel».
It seems that in the country there are fewer industries in which Alexander Mamut has not stated about yourself. In 2005 he joined the Board of Trustees of the theater «Practice», and a year later opened his own restaurant «The Most».
In 2008 Alexander became the owner of retailer Euroset. In the same year he entered the Forbes list ranked among the richest people in the world. In a similar national list in 2015, the Russian oligarch is on the 36th position.
In recent years, the Empire of Mamut continues to grow in different directions and spheres, and the condition is rapidly transformirovalsya million to one billion. Businessman buys British book chain Waterstones», acquires securities «NOMOS-Bank» and 60 % of the shares in Spar – Dutch grocery chain.
Especially the rapidly growing media Empire entrepreneur. Mamut has shares in companies SOUP (SUP), which bought the blogging service LiveJournal, Oriel Resources Plc, «International logistics partnership» and «Corbina Telecom». The particles are in the publishing group «Attikus», a network of bookshops «of bukberi» network «holiday classic» film company «Mirumir».
In 2014, Alexander Mamut became the CEO of the Group of companies, which includes about 50 projects «Rambler&Co». The condition of the magnate growing mining company for the extraction of gold and silver called Polymetal in which Mamut is a main shareholder.
In 2015, the status of the oligarch is estimated at $ 2.5 billion.
The oligarch was married twice. His first wife was a former classmate Maria Gnevysheva. To this marriage were born a son Peter and a daughter Esther. But in 1993, the personal life of Alexander Mamut has changed dramatically. He met a woman who, as they say in the school years was his first love. Then Hope Lyamina gave preference to Alexander granddaughter of Leonid Brezhnev – Andrei.
When they met again, they both had families and children. But now it was no longer a barrier to their love. They divorced and created a strong family in which he was born a son Nicholas. Sons of Hope from his first marriage, Leonid and Dmitry, my stepfather gave an excellent education.
In 2002, Hopes Laminae did not: the woman was ill with pneumonia and suddenly passed away. Alexander Mamut is no longer married. But his novels a lot written in the press.
Rumor has it media Mogul was the cause of two broken marriages. Supposedly for the sake of relations with Mamut daughter of a famous Director Pavel Chukhrai Anastasia left her husband Anton Tabakov. Also received model Alena Akhmadullina, who left behind her husband, billionaire Arkady the Wolf. But none of these women Mamut has not called a wife.