Leonid Arnoldovich Fedun: biography and photos
Entrepreneurship is one of the most complex andlabor-intensive spheres of activity. In order to succeed in it, you have to give yourself all away, spend all your free time on work and constantly think only about the success of the business started. In such conditions, many successful entrepreneurs and people who have just started to take their first steps to their success do not have time for even the closest people, let alone any kind of outside pursuits such as hobbies or education.
However, there are people who have natural talentall have time. They are engaged in business, they devote time to their personal hobbies and education and do not forget about the family. To such people it is possible to carry safely one of the richest businessmen of Russia - Leonid Fedun.
This man has reached great heights in his lifelargely due to the fact that he is a very active and capable entrepreneur. He also advanced in the military service and has been a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences for more than 20 years. However, everything in order.
His education first was predominantlymilitary, since he graduated from the military school (Rostov), and then entered the post-graduate course of the Academy. F. E. Dzerzhinsky, where he remained to teach. In the same place, he defends his Ph.D. thesis and becomes a candidate of philosophical sciences.
However, on this Leonid Arnoldovich Fedun is notfinished his education. After receiving the degree of a candidate, he became involved in entrepreneurship and in 1993 graduated from the Higher School of Entrepreneurship and Privatization.
LeonidFedun in 1987getting acquaintedtheirfuturepartner creatorsconcern"Lukoil"VagitAlekperov, aftergraduationtrainingoccupiesposition-the presidentthe company.
Acquaintance of Leonid Fedun and Vagit Alekperovhappened at one of the lectures for oil workers, which the hero of the article read in Kogalym. Fedun did not start training in a special school at that time, and Alekperov already had ideas in his head about Lukoil. Since 1991, the partners have started active work on the creation of this concern, and by 1994 it had been functioning steadily. Leonid Arnoldovich Fedun, after completing his studies, received the post of vice-president of the company.
To overestimate the contribution of Leonid Fedun to development"Lukoil" will be difficult. He is a very talented businessman. As soon as he took up his post, the company began to develop actively. Largely due to his initiatives.
At the moment Leonid Arnoldovich Feduncontinues to work in Lukoil, but now he manages the direction of strategic analysis and investment. In addition, Fedun, naturally, is on the board of directors as one of the founders and the most significant people for the company's development, owning 10% of the shares.
Football Club "Spartak"
Leonid Arnoldovich Fedun has been fascinated since childhoodfootball, and his favorite club has always been Moscow's "Spartacus." In 2003, the team was almost on the verge of complete bankruptcy. For FC this meant a way out of the main Russian Premier League and almost complete loss of the main players and coaching staff, as there was nothing to pay wages.
At this difficult time Fedun Leonid Arnoldovich,whose family, like him, was rooting for Spartak, invested a lot of money in the team, becoming its owner and providing the necessary funding. It actually saved the football club. He changed a lot, began to perform stably in the Premier League and win medals. Leonid Fedun is still the owner of FC "Spartak".
No matter how rich Fedun LeonidArnoldovich, his biography does not contain any high-profile scandals. He married only once and is still married to his wife, who gave birth to him two children.
The value of entrepreneurship for the country as a whole is not only that businessmen pay big taxes. It is that many of them, having achieved success, begin to engage in charity.
Leonid Fedun founded several charitable foundations and supports their activities so far, so people like him really deserve attention and respect.
Now, despite a 60-year-old age, FedunLeonid Arnoldovich the state of health supports good, actively engaged in business and charity. Is on the 22nd line in the list of the richest people in Russia with an income of 3900 million dollars.