How rich is Gennady Timchenko?
Gennady Timchenko Net Worth:
|Birth date:||November 9, 1952|
|Birth place:||Gyumri, Armenia|
|Children:||Sergeï Timchenko, Xenia Frank|
|Awards:||Legion of Honour|
Gennady Timchenko net worth, wiki & biography:
Considered as one of Russia’s most powerful individuals, Gennady Timchenko is a Russian-Finnish businessman with an estimated net worth of $14.1 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. Gennady Timchenko is well known to be buddies with the Russia President Vladimir Putin. Now, he holds positions in Sibur Holding, Novatek, Transoil, Colmar and IG Seismic Services. He currently serves as SKA Saint-Petersburg Hockey Club’s President and KHL’s chairman of the board.
Gennady Timchenko Net Worth $14.1 Billion
In 1990, he left Russia to work for URALS FINLAND, an oil company based in Finland. The company specializes in importing Russian oil to a number of nations in Europe. He is one of the creators of Gunvor international B.V., a Netherlands-based oil company which is considered as the world’s third biggest oil dealer.
Timchenko’s professional career started in 1977 when he began working as an engineer in a plant that specializes in manufacturing power generators. When Russia started becoming more liberal economically, Gennady Timchenko became the head of Kirshinef tekhimexportenterprise, an oil company owned by the state.
He is a graduate of the Mechanical Institute of St. Petersburg with a degree in Electrical Mechanical Engineering. He is now married to Elena Timchenko and he’s three kids.