The richest women of Russia
Among wealthy Russians every year becomes more and more of the fairer sex. They are not inferior to their male colleagues nor business acumen, nor the market sense and determination. They can not only earn big money but are excellent mothers and wives. So who are the richest women of Russia?
In 2016, authoritative magazine «Forbes» published the list of the richest women in Russia: among them are the newcomers, who first came to this nomination; there are those who for many years held firmly at the top of this ranking.
Siberian Natalia Fileva was born in 1963. She has two higher education: electrotechnical Institute (mechanic engineer) and national economy (the organization of production management). Together with her husband Vladislav they work in the aviation business.
Their career in this business began in the 90s, and quite by accident. They bought the shares of airline «Siberia», which was on the verge of bankruptcy, at the request of administration. In 2004, the controlling stake in the airline was registered to Natalie, which allowed her in 2006 to enter the list of the most successful entrepreneurs.
Directs S7 Airlines and Globus, at public events appears not often, but any important decision in the development of the airlines will not be accepted without its participation. Natalia is one of those women who love their work and effectively realize their potential businessman. Her fortune is estimated at $ 190 million. Natalia Fileva – novice rating «the richest woman in Russia.»
The list of successful and richest women of Russia continues a businesswoman who earned his fortune in the it sector. She is one of the founders of the company «Kaspersky Lab» and General Director of InfoWatch.
Natalia was born in the family of engineers in Moscow in 1966. Her parents worked on a «closed» defense plants, and Natasha from childhood accustomed to be a leader. Member of the Board of the pioneer squad, and later the Komsomol, the future entrepreneur was accustomed to occupy leadership positions from a young age.
Their husband and «child» Kaspersky Lab was one of the most successful antiviral laboratories in the former Soviet Union. After her divorce from her husband, Natalie had to settle for a company InfoWatch, which was part of the «Kaspersky Lab» and was at that time not particularly profitable. But since the arrival of Natalia in the position of CEO, the company has become a very dynamic development and, by 2015, became one of the leaders of the Russian market in the sphere of systems of protection of confidential data.
As a General Natalia Kasperskaya is estimated at 220 million dollars. But this woman is not only smart business man, and mother of 5 children. In the first marriage with Anatoly she had two sons, and the second husband of Natalya gave birth to three daughters.
The youngest participant of the rating of the richest women of Russia is not and 30 years. Famous tennis player Maria Sharapova also among the ten richest. But as Maria earned not on the tennis courts and creating his own company, Sugarpova, which produces chewing gum and candy. Like not a particularly lucrative product, but it turns out that if properly organized advertising campaign and business management, then you can very well earn.
Moreover, Sharapova is an investor of The Supergoop, which specializiruetsya in the production of sunscreens. The state of one of the most successful Russian athletes is estimated at 260 million.
Another newcomer on the ranking, ex-wife of Russian billionaire, a major part of their capital received after a divorce. In 2007, according to the court, she was received in the division of property of the estate in England and about 150 million dollars. Today, its status is estimated in 300 million. Where Irina came the money, an authoritative publication is silent.
Irina is the mother of 5 children, he enjoys breeding and keeping horses at his estate in Hampshire. Her daughter Arina and Sofia are engaged in equestrian sports and show good results.
An example of this tenacious and determined business woman can serve as an example for many ordinary Russian women. When she and her husband began to accept orders for a delivery of clothing by the German directories, they could not assume that their business into a huge company with dozens of branches throughout Russia and the CIS.
The first consignment of goods of the wife were kept in the apartment, so renting a warehouse there was no money. Moreover, Tatiana at that time was on maternity leave and she had to combine the duties of wife and mother with the work. Only Tatiana, Bakalchuk three children, and she very loves to pose for glossy magazines and puts their photos on the social network.
$ 500 million – that’s the result of his hard work. Moreover, in order to occupy a place in the ranking of the richest women in Russia she didn’t have a good marriage and then to divorce. Whatever has this woman earned their own minds.
On top of this ranking is again the wife of former Moscow mayor Yelena Baturina. Her fortune exceeded $ 1 billion. The company Inteko, owned by Elena, the first was a small company for the production of plastic products (1991).
Today the richest woman in Russia is the President of Federation of equestrian sports of Russia and is investing heavily in its development. Elena Baturina does not look like a Western business lady often appears in public without makeup and not watching the new trends of the fashion world, but has a unique business flair and acumen, which are the envy of any man.