ALISHER USMANOV • Net Worth $16 billion • House • Yacht • Private Jet • MetalloInvest

Name:Alisher Usmanov
Net Worth:$ 16 billion
Source of Wealth:Metallo Invest
Born:September 9, 1953
Wife:Irina Viner-Usmanova
Children:Anton Viner
Residence:Beechwood House, Highgate, London, UK
Private Jet:Airbus A340 (M-IABU), Dassault Falcon 7X (LX-USM)

Who is Alisher Usmanov?

He is an Uzbek born Russian billionaire and founder of Metallo Invest. He was born in 1953.

Usmanov is married to Irina Viner-Usmanova. They do not have children, although Irinia has a son from her first marriage.

Usmanov is a graduate of Moscow State Institute of International Relations. His wealth comes from mining and investments.

Source of Usmanov’s Wealth

He is the majority shareholder of Metalloinvest. Metalloinvest is a leading global iron ore and HBI producer and supplier.

He is also a co-owner of UTH Russia. One of Russia’s fastest-growing commercial television broadcasters. His channels include the Disney Channel, U channel and MUZ-TV channel.

Besides this, he personally owns the Kommersant and Sekret Firmy Publishing Houses. He is a co-owner of Russia’s second-largest mobile telephone operator MegaFon and


Mail.Ru Group is Russia’s number one Internet company. Mail.RU reaches 85% of Russian users every month. It is the world’s fourth-largest Internet company based on total page views. Is has a global monthly audience of 97.4 million users.

Mail.Ru operates two leading Russian social networks. My World and It also owns a 40% stake in VKontakte, Russia’s number one social networking site.

He is the largest investor in Digital Sky Technologies. DST was an early investor in Facebook.

Through DST and Mail.Ru Group investments, Mr. Usmanov holds  stakes in some of the world’s leading and most valuable internet assets. Investments include Facebook, Twitter, Groupon, Zynga, Spotify, Zocdoc, Airbnb, Alibaba,  and 360buy.

How much did Usmanov pay for Arsenal FC shares?

He was a major shareholder in London’s Arsenal Football Club active in the premier league. In 2017 he was offered GBP 575 million for the club. Stan Kroenke offered to buy his stake in Arsenal FC.

The Arsenal shareholder is a close friend of Roman Abramovich.

USM Holdings

In 2012 the company USM Holdings was formed to bring the assets of Usmanov together under one transparent holding company.

The main shareholders of USM Holdings are Usmanov with Vladimir Skoch and Farhad Moshiri. Vladimir Skoch is the father of Andrei Skoch). Their economic interests are divided 60%, 30%, and 10% respectively. Usmanov is the largest shareholder and holds 100% of the voting rights of USM Holdings.

His business partner Farhad Moshiri is the owner of FC Everton. The training ground of Everton is named USM Finch Farm.

Alisher Usmanov Net Worth

How wealthy is Usmanov? He has a net worth of US$ 12.4 billion. He is one of Russia’s richest men. And he is the world’s 73rd richest person.

Private jet

The business magnate owns one of the largest private jets.  An Airbus A340 with registration M-IABU. He named his jet Bourkhan, after his father. An A340 has a list price of US$ 200 million. The A340 is registered to Klaret Aviation Ltd.

He also owns a Dassault Falcon 7X with registration LX-USM. The jet is registered to a company named Klaret 7X Ltd. on the Cayman Islands.

His wife Irina Viner also owns a Dassault Falcon 7X, with registration LZ-ZXP.

Alisher Usmanov

Alisher Usmanov

yacht Dilbar - 156m - Lurssen - Alisher Usmanov

yacht Dilbar - 156m - Lurssen - Alisher Usmanov

Klaret Holdings Limited

Many assets of Usmanov are legally owned by a ‘Klaret’ company.

The top holding is named Klaret Holdings Limited. According to official documents Alisher Usmanov is controlling shareholding in the Klaret Group.

His previous yacht Dilbar was registered to a company named Klaret Pacific Limited. And his Sutton Place residence in the UK is managed through a company named Klaret Limited.

We also found:

Klaret Shipping Limited, Klaret Marine Limited, Klaret Tender Limited

Klaret Yachts Limited, Klaret Marine Support Limited, Klaret Helicopter Limited

Klaret Ocean Limited, Klaret (Antibes) Limited

Klaret Sky Leasing (owner of the helicopter G-DLBR)

Klaret Sky Limited, Klaret Continental Limited

Klaret Continental Leasing Limited (owner of the current Dilbar)

1892 Olympic Manifesto

In February 2020 Usmanov donated a US$ 9 million Manuscript to the Olympic Games Museum. The 14-page manifesto was written in 1892 by International Olympic Committee founder Pierre de Coubertin.

The document is advocating the resurrection of the ancient Greek Games. It is the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold at auction. Usmanov heads the international fencing federation

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