Vagit Alekperov[table border=”0″]Net Worth, $14.8 Billion,,,
Source of Wealth, President of LUKOIL,,,
Russian businessman and billionaire Vagit Alekperov was born in Azerbaijan in 1950. Amongst Russia’s richest individuals, Alekperov ranks fifth. He ranks 55th in the world. According to Forbes magazine, he has an estimated net worth of $14.8 billion. Alekperov has made fruitful banking and media investments. Alekperov is one of the presidents of LUKOIL, one of the most successful and dominant oil conglomerates on the planet.
LUKOIL holds many oil reserves in the world, only second to Exxon. LUKOIL has over 100,000 employees. It was the first Russian company in history to have taken over an American company when it acquired Getty Petroleum Marketing.