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Billionaire Gapontsev died without finding a successor


Billionaire Valentin Gapontsev died on October 23 at the age of 83. In what state did he leave his brainchild - the international corporation IPG Photonics?

Family Gapontsevs replaced brothers Ananiev in the next ranking Forbes


Valentin Gapontsev and his son Denis with a capital of 3.14 billion dollars were among the ten richest families in Russia.

The richest heirs of Russia


Forbes presented the rating of the heirs of the richest businessmen of Russia for the third time. The first place was taken by Yusuf Alekperov, the second place was occupied by the children of Leonid Mikhelson, "bronze" - in the son and daughter of Andrei Melnichenko.