Valentin Zavadnikov is a Russian millionaire and politician. He is the non-executive director of the Beluga Group and was a shareholder.
He was a member of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, representing the Saratov Region. Zavadnikov is the owner of the 55m superyacht, QUINTA ESSENTIA, and is an avid sailor.
|Net Worth:||$300 Million|
|Source of Wealth:||BELUGA GROUP|
Zavadnikov has diverse interests and is the non-executive director of the Beluga Group. The Beluga Group is one of Russia’s largest liquor companies.
It is known for its Beluga Vodka and Belankaya and is the number one selling vodka brand in Russia. The company owns six distilleries in Russia, with more than 9000 employees.
Zavadnikov also owns PentAgro, a food production company. Zavadnikov owned 20% of the company’s shares in 2009. Recent annual reports show that Zavadnikov no longer owns any shares in the Beluga Group.
Zavadnikov was rumored to be a co-owner of the yacht building company Dynamiq Yachts, although the company denied his involvement. Dynamiq is based in Monaco and has yacht production in Italy.
Zavadnikov is an avid and experience regatta sailer. He is the founder of The Melges 20 Winter Series, which is one of the premier winter regattas in Europe.
Participants came from all over the world, including Monaco, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Turkey, Russia, and South Africa. Zavadnikov is also a member of the Yacht Club de Monaco and is integral to the Dynamiq Synergy Sailing team.
He was previously the senator for the Saratov Region from 2001 to 2012. He also co-founded and served as the vice president of Ruben Vardanyan’s Moscow School of Management Skolkovo, which was meant to rival Harvard as a business school.
VALENTIN ZAVADNIKOV Net Worth
Zavadnikov reportedly has a net worth of $300 million. Zavadnikov was the owner of the yacht JETSETTER 2016, which Dynamic built. The yacht was later sold to a UK businessman, Stephen Quaid, and she was renamed SPRING.
Zavadnikov was born in April 1963 and is married with one daughter.