Russian People Famous Bankers from Russia

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List of notable or famous bankers from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top bankers born in Russia and even some popular bankers who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian bankers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These bankers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known banker from Russia is included when available.

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Alexander Smolensky

Alexander Pavlovich Smolensky was the founder and president of one of the largest private banks in Russia - Bank Stolichny which collapsed in the 1998 Russian financial crisis wiping out its investors' savings. When asked what he owed his investors he replied: "dead donkey ears". In 1999, Russian prosecutors issued a warrant for his arrest including charges of embezzlement and money laundering. This warrant was later dropped. He currently controls the newspapers Kommersant and Novaya Gazeta. Smolensky began his business activities on the black market of the so-called "shadow economy". His private ventures included trading foreign currency, moonlighting on a second job in a bakery with a ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Andrey Kozlov is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bankers from Russia
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Andrei Andreyevich Kozlov was the first deputy chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation from 1997 to 1999 and again in 2002 to 2006. Kozlov was fluent in Russian, German, and English. He was married, and had three children. Kozlov died on September 14, 2006, in Hospital No. 33 in Moscow from gunshot wounds he sustained the night before. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 41 (1965-2006)

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

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Andrey Igorevich Akimov is the Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprombank. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Andrey Belyaninov

Andrey Yuryevich Belyaninov is a Russian businessman and government official. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Russia