Mikhail Prokhorov

 

amb_prokhorovChairman of Onexim and President of the Russian Biathlon Union

 

 

li Biography


Mikhail Prokhorov is one of the most gifted Russian businessmen of his time.

 

After graduating from the Moscow Finance Institute in 1989, Mikhail Prokhorov successively shaped a career in international banking, finance, and investment in natural resources, before making a name for himself in the energy production sector.

 

He is President and Founder of Onexim, a 25 billion USD investment fund dedicated to alternative energy sources and nanotechnologies. Onexim is one of Peace and Sport’s founding partners.

 

A philanthropist, in 2004 Mr. Prokhorov established a foundation for cultural initiatives designed to modernize and promote the artistic, intellectual and creative environment in the Krasnoyarsk region of Siberia.

 

An avid sportsman, he became President of the International Biathlon Union in 2009 and now has plans to acquire the NBA New Jersey Nets team.


 

li For more information

 

Mikhail Prokhorov’s Personal site: targethttp://mprokhorov.com/

Onexim’s site: targethttp://www.onexim.org/

 

 

li His commitment to Peace and Sport