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Alisher Usmanov
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Usmanov in August 2013
Born
Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov

(1953-09-09) 9 September 1953 (age 68)
Alma mater Moscow Institute of International Relations
Known for Owner of MegaFon
Owner of USM Holdings
Co–owner of Mail.Ru Group
President of Fédération Internationale d'Escrime
Net worth US$11.68 billion (May 2020)
Awards
  • Orden for Service IV.png Order "For Merit to the Fatherland" (4th class)
  • Order of Alexander Nevsky 2010 ribbon.svg Order of Alexander Nevsky
  • Orden of Honour.png Order of Honour
  • OrdenDostik.png Order of Friendship (Kazakhstan)

Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov (Russian: Алише́р Бурха́нович Усма́нов; Uzbek: Alisher Usmonov; born 9 September 1953) is an Uzbek-born Russian oligarch. As reported by Forbes in 2020, Alisher Usmanov has a net worth of $11.68 billion.

Usmanov built his wealth through metal and mining operations, and investments, and is the majority shareholder of Metalloinvest.

He owns the Kommersant publishing house. He is also a co‑owner of Russia's second-largest mobile telephone operator, MegaFon, and co-owner of the Mail.Ru group.

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