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Oleg Deripaska
Born Oleg Vladimirovich Deripaska
(1968-01-02) 2 January 1968 (age 49)
Dzerzhinsk, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Russian SFSR
Residence Moscow, Russia
Alma mater Moscow State University, Plekhanov Russian Academy of Economics
Occupation Chairman of Supervisory Board of Basic Element Company
Net worth US$3.2 billion (April 2016)[1]
Spouse(s) Polina Deripaska (née Yumasheva); 2 children Alexander Deripaska (1989)Yulia-Olga Deripaska (1990)
Awards

Order of Alexander Nevsky
Order of Friendship

Website Basic Element, Oleg Deripaska

I don't like Moscow. It's not my city.
My mum brought me to my first job when I was 12. I started electrical work at her plant. She was an engineer, a technical expert, at one of the plants in the south, and in the summer she brought me in and I learnt how industrial things work: casting, electricity, maintenance, everything.
Oleg Deripaska
Don't forget I'm from a military family. I was in special training in the army. I am tall, sporty and – how do you say – you can always protect yourself… I have very strong security.
Oleg Deripaska
Long term I do believe internationally there is a huge misunderstanding of Russia.
Oleg Deripaska
I was very good in math and physics. In the Soviet time, we had a lot of Olympic-style competitions for different disciplines: I was always winning in my region.
Oleg Deripaska