Suleiman Kerimov is a Russian investment magnate, a noted politician and a philanthropist. He is the owner of football club, Anzhi Machakhkala. Kerimov has major share in Russia’s biggest gold producer, Polyus Gold. His fortunes collectively sum up to $3.1 Billion and that makes him the 31st richest person in Russia.
Suleiman Kerimov was born on 12th March, 1966 in the Derbent region of the then USSR’s Dagestan state. His father worked as a lawyer, while his mother was an accountant. He opted to study engineering but could not complete his studies due to compulsory military service. On completing his term with the army, Kerimov did his Bachelors in Financial accounting in Economics from the Dagestan State University.