Russia’s Yelena Baturina Third Richest Woman in the World…

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
Source: construction
Age: 47
Country Of Citizenship: Russia
Residence: Moscow
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.

Hummmm… (Interesting)

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