Mikhail Maratovich Fridman is a Russian entrepreneur and businessperson who founded Alfa Group, Genesis Philanthropy Group, Alfa-Foto Cooperative and LetterOne Holdings SA and who has been at the helm of 7 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Chairman for LetterOne Holdings SA and Chairman-Supervisory Board for Alfa Group.
He is also Member of Public Chamber of Russian Federation and Member-Management Board at The Russian Union of Industrialists & Entrepreneurs and on the board of 8 other companies.
In the past Mr. Fridman held the position of Chairman at Letterone Investment Holdings SARL, Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer for RN Holding OJSC, Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at TNK-BP Ltd., Chairman at Alfa Finance Holdings AD, Chairman of Genesis Philanthropy Group and Member-Management Board at Council on Foreign Relations, Inc.
He received an undergraduate degree from Moscow Institute of Steel & Alloys.