Roman Arkadyevich Abramovich is an Israeli-Russian billionaire businessman and politician. Abramovich is the primary owner of the private investment company Millhouse LLC, and is best known outside Russia as the owner of Chelsea F.C., a Premier League football club. He was formerly governor of Chukotka Autonomous Okrug from 2000 to 2008. According to Forbes, Abramovich's net worth was US$12.9 billion in 2019 making him the richest person in Israel, 10th-richest in Russia, and the 113th-richest person in the world. He has donated more money than any other living Russian, with donations between the years 1999 and 2013 of more than US$2.5 billion to build schools, hospitals and infrastructure in Chukotka. Despite this, Abramovich has been accused by his critics as being an oligarch.
About Roman Abramovich
Russian oligarch who made an enormous fortune in oil and used it to buy the Chelsea football club.
He used his business and political connections to acquire a controlling interest in a formerly state-owned oil company after the fall of the USSR.
He custom-built a $1-billion yacht called Eclipse, which, at 557 feet in length, was one of the world's largest.
He had five children with his first wife Irina and, in 2013, celebrated the birth of his second child with girlfriend and model Dasha Zhukova.
He used his deep pockets to bring to Chelsea talented players like Oscar Emboaba.
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