Roman abramovich net worth 2022 $14 Billion. Roman Abramovich is an Israeli-Russian businessman. Although Abramovich is a widely-known figure in Israel and Russia for his involvement in politics and business, most people know him as the former owner of the English Premier League team Chelsea F.C. Because of his considerable wealth Abramovich has at times been the richest person in Israel. He is also the tenth-richest Russia person and the 113th-richest person in the world. Reports stated that Abramovich’s net worth was actually much higher prior to the 2008 financial crisis, after which he lost billions.
He is one of the most generous Russian billionaires. Over the years, Abramovich has allegedly donated more than $2.5 billion of his fortune, mostly to develop schools and infrastructure in Chukotka, a federal subject of Russia which he once governed. Over the years, Abramovich has developed a reputation for being somewhat of a controversial figure. Considered by many to be an “oligarch,” Abramovich allegedly earned most of his fortune by selling Russian state-owned assets following the fall of the Soviet Union.
Roman Abramovich Net Worth
|Net Worth:||$14 Billion|
|Date of Birth:||Oct 24, 1966 (55 years old)|
|Profession:||Politician, Businessperson, Investor|
Roman abramovich Biography
Roman abramovich Car Collection
Abramovich’s car collection is said to be worth over $11 million. One of his most notable vehicles is a 190-mph Ferrari FFX – one of only 29 produced. He also owns a limited-edition Pagani Zonda Roadster. Only 15 were ever produced. Further automobiles in Roman’s possession include a Bugatti Veyron, a Mercedes AMG GT3, and an Aston Martin Vulcan.
Roman abramovich Early Years
Roman Arkadyevich Abramovich was born on October 24th of 1966 in Saratov, Soviet Union. Abramovich comes from a Jewish family from Lithuania, and his parents were deported to Siberia as part of the Soviet occupation. His grandfather was also sent to a Gulag. By age four, both of Roman’s parents had passed away. He started his fortune by selling goods as a street trader when the Soviet Union began to fall and capitalism started to creep in. Early successes involved selling consumer goods like tires and rubber ducks.
Rise to Prominence
Roman Abramovich rose to his incredible level of wealth after he established close ties with Russian government officials, allowing him to push his involvement in the oil industry even further. In 1995, Abramovich acquired a controlling majority in shares for the Russian oil company Sebneft. Later, he invested heavily in steel production in Russia. In more recent years, Roman has focused more on the acquisition of tech companies.
Ownership of Chelsea F.C.
In 2003, Roman Abramovich acquired Chelsea football club. Over the years, Roman has poured millions upon millions into the club, acquiring expensive players and helping Chelsea rise to unparalleled prominence in the modern game. As of this writing, Chelsea F.C. is worth between $1 and $2 billion.
On February 26, 2022, Roman announced he was transferring his ownership interest in Chelsea to a charitable trust.
Roman abramovich Art Collection
Roman Abramovich is known for his expensive personal art collection. He also sponsors various exhibits that are open to the public. In 2008, he purchased a Francis Bacon painting for approximately $86.3 million in an auction. He also acquired a piece by Lucian Freud for about $33.6 million.
Roman abramovich Yacht Collection
Abramovich has an extensive yacht collection, and he is considered to be the world’s leading spender on yachts, having acquired a “fleet” of vessels that are worth hundreds of millions of dollars. He is the current owner of the Eclipse, a custom-built yacht that cost Abramovich approximately $400 million. The Eclipse was once the largest privately-owned yacht in the world and includes two swimming pools, two helicopter landing pads, and a detachable submarine. In the past, Abramovich owned the Pelorus, another impressive yacht that was given to Abramovich’s ex-wife as part of the divorce settlement. She then sold the yacht for $300 million. Abramovich has owned five yachts prior to the Eclipse, including the Luna, which sold for $360 million.