Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

List of Russian Outlaw Businessmen published
25.02.2009 14:16
List of Russian Outlaw Businessmen published
Vladimir Gusinsky

A new ranking of Russian businessmen, who had to abscond afraid of being put in prison, has been made up by the Smart money magazine. Vladimir Gusinsky tops the list he has already been in hiding for 104 months.
      
      In 2000 Vladimir Gusinsky, the founder of Most Bank and owner of NTV federal channel, was arrested on large scale fraud charge, but soon he was released on his own recognizance. However, shortly the Russian entrepreneur found himself in Spain, where he was admitted to citizenship in 2007. He also has got Israeli passport.
      
      Boris Berezovsky, wanted for criminal cases of embezzlement and money laundering, has not been in Russia for 88 months and now lives in exile in London. In 2007 he was sentenced in absence to 6 years of imprisonment.
      Ranking 3rd on the list Yuli Dubov, Berezovskys associate and former director general of LogoVaz, is charged of fraud and is in hiding for 76 months. In October he was granted political asylum in the UK.
      
      Leonid Nevzlin, Menateps former shareholder, goes next on the list with 61 months spent in hiding. In 2008 the businessman was sentenced to life imprisonment, no wonder, he is not eager to go back to Russia from Israel. Another shareholder of Russian bank Menatep Mikhail Brudno, charged of fraud and large scale theft, also absconded to Israel.
      
      Two Russian businessmen closing the list now live in the UK: Mikhail Gutseriyev, ex-president of Russneft (19 months) and Evgueny Chichvarkin, former co-owner of Russias largest mobile phone retailer Euroset (1 month). Mikhail Gutseriyev is charged of tax avoidance and illegal enterprise, while Evgueny Chichvarkin is accused in plagium and blackmailing.
      
      source:
      www.lenta.ru


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russian Journalist Banned from Working Over Blackmail Charges
10.01.2014
Actor Anatoly Kuznetsov Passes Away
10.03.2014
Russian Top Health Official Appointed as Aide to Prime Minister
24.10.2013
Famous Russian Actress Tatyana Samoilova Passed Away
05.05.2014
Jailed Pussy Riot Member to End Term in a Hospital
17.12.2013



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Kazimir Malevich  Moscow  Moscow World Fine Art Fair   Moscow monuments  Soviet Actors  Russian space  Archeology  Public transport   Marat Babin  Russian TV  Apollon Maykov  World War I  Central Bank  Lokomotiv  Russian wildlife  Alexander Pushkin  Winzavod  Hermitage  Russian ballet dancers  Russian Actresses  Sochi 2014  Exhibitions in Moscow  Bicycles  Russian regions  Novgorod Region  entertainment in Kazan  Russian Literature  Russian tennis players  Mike Naumenko  Komi Republic  Samara  Rostov Region  Liv Ullmann  Cruises  Yevgeni Grishkovetz  Russian history  children  Russian Cinema  Hindi Zahra  Museums in Volgograd  Rituals  foreign passport  Russian business  Russian politics  Russian social networks  Russian tourism  EU sanctions  Forbes  Aeroflot  Russian society 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites