Mikhail Fridman (Co-founder of L1)
Mr Fridman is one of the original founders of LetterOne.
Mikhail was born in Lvov, Ukraine on 21 April 1964. He graduated from school in Lvov in 1980, where he won school Olympiads in physics and mathematics.
He won a place at the prestigious Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys and graduated with honours in 1986.
He started as an entrepreneur in 1988, establishing Courier, a window-washing business, with a group of friends from University, where they employed students from different Moscow universities.
Together with several partners he founded the Alfa Group Consortium in 1989, ….