Leonid Mikhelson, co-owner of Russian gas producer Novatek, has topped Russia's rich list for a second year running with an estimated wealth of $18.4 billion, the Russian edition of Forbes reported on Thursday. It said that Mikhelson, 61, had increased his wealth by $4 billion year-on-year, putting him at the head of the financial magazine's 2017 list of Russia's 200 wealthiest businessmen. Apart from a stake in Novatek, Russia's second-largest gas producer after Gazprom, Mikhelson also owns a stake in Sibur, a petrochemical firm. "The cost of a ...
Energy tycoon Leonid Mikhelson tops Russia's rich list: Forbes
Has estimated wealth of $18.4 bn, 2nd and 3rd spots in the ranking were occupied by steel tycoons