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Portrait de Oleg Deripaska
Birthday : 01/02/1968
Place of birth : Russia
Public asset : 1,726,806,784 USD
Country of residence : Russia
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Summary 
Mr. Oleg V. Deripaska is President & Director at En+ Group Ltd., Chairman at AKME-Engineering OJSC, a Director General at Rusal Global Management BV, President & Executive Director at United Co. RUSAL Plc, Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Basic Element LLC, Vice President at The Russian Union of Industrialists & Entrepreneurs, Chairman-Management Board at International Chamber of Commerce (Russia), and a Member at Competitiveness & Entrepreneurship Council.

He is on the Board of Directors at En+ Group Ltd., Russian Machines JSC, United Co. RUSAL Plc, Basic Element LLC, The State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, Moscow State University Lomonosov, State University of St. Petersburg, and The Brasilinvest Group.

Mr. Deripaska was previously employed as Non-Executive Director by MMC Norilsk Nickel PJSC.

He also served on the board at Irkutskenergo OJSC.

He received his undergraduate degree from Moscow State University Lomonosov and a graduate degree from the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.


Holdings of Oleg Deripaska 
NameEquities%Valuation
STRABAG SE28,500,00125.9%1,188,133,122 USD
EN& GROUP PLC ORD74,785,71415.0%403,842,856 USD
Ingosstrakh OSAO (INGS)
Multiline Insurance & Brokers
250,000,00010.0%125,000,000 USD
United Company Rusal Plc (0486)
Aluminum
35,374,0650.23%9,830,806 USD


Biography of Oleg Deripaska 
Head of Rusal, the world leader in aluminium, Oleg Deripaska is a major figure among Russian oligarchs. He manages the holding Basic Element, an empire that is today from auto to insurance, trough aviation and energy.

Graduated in nuclear physic at University of Moscow, Deripaska began his activity as trader of metals. He takes advantage from privatization initiated by Boris Yeltsin to buy stakes in aluminium companies.
At twenty six years old after he won a majority of workers’ shares in the aluminium company in Sayansk (Siberia) he became director.

In the 80’s, a struggle for control of the aluminium market is started, between traders and red barons of industry.
In 2000, the Rusal is created. So many people protest in order to underline the conflict of interest which had involved the company’s creation. The strong connection between political ambience and business is also criticized by many western media.

In October 2006, Rusal merged with its rival Sual, and thanks to cooperation with Swiss company of trading Glencore, and also with Putin’s support, he created UC Rusal the world leader in aluminium. Valued $30 billion, 66% owned by Rusal’s shareholders, 22% by Sual and at least Glencore with 12%, and it employs 115 000 employers in 17 countries on five continent.

With his holding Basic Element, Oleg Deriparska brought 38% of the group that manages the development of finance district in Russian capital, Moscow-city launched in 1992 by Russian authorities.

In 2009, during the financial crisis, the Oleg Deriparska’s business is struck down by sharp fall of commodities’ prices. In fact, he passed from 9th place in Forbes’ ranking in 2008 to 57th place in 2010. He rose at 36th place in 2011 with fortune estimated at $ 16.8 billion.

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Anecdotes
In 2001, Oleg Deriparska married Paulina Loumacheva, editor of a gossip magazine.

In 1995, during the “war metal” Deripaska escapes to a bomb attack, while he was in the car to reach a shareholders meeting

In August 2011, he discovered during a Vladimir Putin’s official visit in southern Russia two Greek amphoras of VI century AD.


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