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Dmitry Rybolovlev: a biography
Dmitry Rybolovlev is known for his passion for paintings, expensive real estate and football. He is the owner of FC «Monaco».
Biography of billionaire began on 22 November 1966 in Perm. In Soviet times, Perm was closed to foreigners, as the city has focused a large number of objects of defensive value. It was producing military engines and missiles.
Dmitry’s parents were doctors, known in Perm specialists. The choice of a profession for his son was not – Rybolovlev had to continue the dynasty, especially in the Soviet Union to work as a doctor was prestigious.
After school Dmitry Rybolovlev filed documents at the Perm medical Institute and enrolled on the first try. Rumor has it that the son helped parents, but during his studies he constantly proved that he can reach himself, without the help of parents. He educated himself, and after classes worked as a nurse in the intensive care unit of the cardiology Department, then as a nurse. In 1990, Rybolovlev just graduated with «red» diploma. The country was changed, the medical profession could not meet an ambitious guy, he had dreamed of.
Perestroika was a time of new possibilities. Dmitry Rybolovlev quickly felt it and asked the father to become his co-founder of the medical business. In 1990 Dmitry founded the company Magnetiks, which was engaged in the improvement of the Perm elite. Rybolovlev used for this magnetic devices. The business prospered.
After 2 years, enterprising Dmitry received a license to operate with securities and founded an investment brokerage firm and investment Fund. In 1994, he has headed Bank «Credit FD». But an entrepreneurial streak pushed him further. Perm Krai is rich in natural resources, so Rybolovlev gradually began to buy up the assets of companies for the production of potassium. Less than a year he became part of Directors, and after 2 years became its head.
A lot of money in those days, promised a serious problem. In the spring of 1996, Rybolovlev was charged with murder and arrested. In jail he spent almost a year and came under an unprecedented security Deposit of 1 billion rubles. Later, the businessman was acquitted and cleared of all charges.
After the release of Dmitry Rybolovlev decided to get rid of assets to secure a normal life abroad. In 2007, he began selling shares of «Uralkali». Journalists wrote that the sale of the first pack at 13%, it received more than a billion dollars. In 2010, the owner sold another 53 percent of the shares. The amount of the transaction were not disclosed, but financial analysts have estimated it at more than $ 5 billion.
At the same time, Rybolovlev acquired the shares in a Cyprus Bank and invested in real estate and works of art abroad. In 2011, Dmitry Rybolovlev moved to permanent residence in Monaco, so he bought a football club «Monaco». For three years he managed to bring the club of the outsiders in the Champions League.
In 2013, the businessman bought two Greek Islands and a luxury mansion will Smith, spending on these acquisitions of $ 120 million.
The businessman was often supported socially significant projects and donating money to charity. His donations for the restoration of the Cathedral of the virgin at the Metropolitan monastery was 15.5 million euros. When the financial participation was built and restored other churches of Russia. He financed the shooting of a documentary project «Eyes of God» and «the Ridge of Russia».
Now Dmitry Rybolovlev continues to do charity work, but already in Monaco and Greece.
Dmitry Rybolovlev married in 1987, then he was in his third year. Two years later, the future cardiologist and his wife Helen a daughter Catherine. A businessman has two daughters: the second, Anne, born in 2001. In the 90 Rybolovlev feared for the safety of his family, so he sent his wife and daughter in Switzerland. Elena lives in this country now.
This marriage was not destined to be happy: in 2008 Elena rybolovleva initiated divorce. The divorce process lasted almost 7 years, a wife could not divide property. In the spring of 2014, the court of Geneva divorced and ordered Dmitrii Evgenevich to pay ex-wife $ 4.5 billion, to convey real estate in Switzerland and other property. The businessman appealed against this decision — as a result of the amount of payments was reduced to 604 million dollars. In October 2015, it became known that Rybolovlev had agreed on the division of property.
After a scandalous divorce of billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev not noticed in a serious relationship. Several times he had appeared in society the model of Belarus Tatyana Dyagileva, but the novel blue-eyed blondes and a private investor so it does not over.
Oligarch seen surrounded by Organic juice manufacturers Religion and model Anna Barsukova on different social events and matches in Monaco. The first official release of a couple of little did not take place at a charity auction for AmfAR in 2015, but they quickly dispersed, and not get into the camera lens.
At the beginning of 2016, as Dmitry Rybolovlev Bloomberg estimated at $ 9 billion. The Russian businessman took the 112th place in the ranking of the richest people in the world. According to Forbes, the richest person of Russia Dmitry Rybolovlev ranks 12th.