Dmitry Vasilievich Firtash is a billionaire, businessman, one of the owners of RosUkrEnergo, most of the shares of the Inter TV channel.
Dmitry was born in a small village of Synkiv, Ternopil region. Education in the biography of Firtash was received in the railway technical school of Donetsk. Then followed the service in the army, after which Dmitry did not long work as a fireman. After that, I started doing business.
Moving to Moscow in 1990, he tackled issues of supplying food to Turkmenistan. In exchange, he began to supply gas to Ukraine using the quota of Igor Bakai. Then in the biography of Dmitry Firtash began cooperation with the gas trader Itera.
In 2001, he founded the company “Eural TransGas”, which was closed in 2004. After that, RosUkrEnergo was founded. Firtash’s assets are located in more than 10 countries in Europe and Asia. For his biography, Dmitry Firtash founded the holding Group DF, which includes Centragas Holding AG, Ostchem Holding.
During the 2006 elections, he supported the Party of Regions. In 2008, Firtash’s fortune was estimated at $ 1.71 billion.