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Oleg Tinkov

Oleg Tinkov

Chairman, Board of Directors, Tinkoff Bank


In 2005, he broke into the banking business within the Bank Tinkoff Credit Systems.

He established a cycling team Tinkoff Credit Systems in Italy, which later changed its sponsor and, after having moved to Russia, was called Katyusha. He became a general sponsor of another cycling team - Tinkoff-Saxo.

In 1998, he began producing ultrapremium beer; in December 2001, he decided to focus on the beer business; he founded the company Daria (easy-to-cook food).

In 1993, he established the company Petrosib (the network of stores Technoshock and MusicShock).