Yelena Baturina, the wife of Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov, is officially one of the three richest women in the world with an estimated wealth of $2.9 billion…
Only 14 women in the world have amassed personal fortunes of $1 billion or more – just 2% of the 1,011 self-made billionaires on the Forbes list. She is # 342 on the list of all billionaires…
Net Worth: $2.9 Bil
Fortune: Self Made
Country Of Citizenship: Russia
Education: Moscow Institute of Manag
Marital Status: Married, 2 children
Powerful wife of Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov started out as a factory worker, then entered the Moscow Institute of Management. Met Luzhkov in 1987 when they were both serving on the Mosgorispolcom, a Soviet-era municipal commission. In 1991 started plastic-products company Inteko, which produced furniture and crockery but has since expanded into construction and construction materials. Has a new company called Patriot, which is focusing on affordable housing. They also helped restore the gigantic monument – Worker and Collective Farmer, reinstalled in November 2009, at a cost of $100 million.
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