Suleiman Kerimov has got a degree in financial accounting and economics from Dagestan State University. Kerimov is whoever owns football club FC Anzhi Makhachkala in Russian Premier League.
Suleiman Kerimov Net Worth $7.1 Billion
He sold nearly all his Russian assets, including shares in Gazprom, government-owned Sberbank and a huge housing development in suburban Moscow prior to Russia’s 2008 financial crisis. The amount of money allowed him to settle his debts as well as to purchase stakes in a few European banks including Royal Bank of Scotland and Fortis along with Russia’s largest gold mining outfit, Polyus Gold. Has additionally invested in real estate company PIK. Most recently, in summer 2010, Kerimov collectively with fellow billionaires Alexander Nesis and Filaret Galchev purchased Dmitry Rybolovlev’s controlling stake in Uralkali, the largest manufacturer of potassium fertilizers in Russia. He allegedly possesses three planes and two yachts. Kerimov was born March 12, 1966 in Derbent, Dagestan (USSR) now an associate of the Federation Council of Russia.
Following his car crash in fall 2006 and resulting clinical treatment for serious burns, Kerimov given 1 million to the non-profit organisation Pinocchio. In 2007, Kerimov founded The Suleiman Kerimov Foundation with the eyesight to help lives by purchasing initiatives that strengthen communities and help those in demand. The Suleiman Kerimov Foundation has directed over $60 million to charitable causes.