Samvel Karapetyan is an Armenian-Russian and the founder and owner of the famous Tashir Group. The group deals in the field of construction, finance, retail, development, power, restaurants and manufacturing. Tashir Group has its presence in over 200 companies, having more than 45,000 employees working under them, making it a formidable force to be reckoned with in the international business world. The Group is one of the largest developer of commercial real estate agency in Russia. The Tashir Group under the name of Kaskad Holding, ventured into infrastructure, power, construction projects and civil facilities.
Samvel Karapetyan was born on August 18, 1965 in Armenia. He completed his education in the year 1986 from Yerevan Polytechnic Institute, and soon afterwards returned to Russia in 1990. Karapetyan has an older brother, Karen.