Lyubov Prigozhina Biography
Lyubov Prigozhina is a Russian Pharmacist and Entrepreneur who is best known to be the wife of Yevgeny Prigozhin who is a prominent Russian oligarch and mercenary leader. She is the owner of Agat LLC, a subsidiary of Concord Management and Consulting LLC, which belongs to the Concord group, founded and owned until 2019 by her husband.
|Date of Birth||June 26, 1970|
|Age||53 years (2023)|
|Place of Birth||Russia|
|Net worth||$900 million (estimated)|
Lyubov Prigozhina Career
Lyubov Prigozhina is a successful pharmacist and entrepreneur. She owns a multitude of businesses, many of which have evolved into a network of boutiques throughout St. Petersburg. Leveraging her expertise in pharmacy, Lyubov Prigozhina has been able to carve out a unique space in the business world, establishing her influence and reputation in the bustling city of St. Petersburg. Her business acumen is further demonstrated by the growth and expansion of her companies.
Lyubov Prigozhina Husband and Children
Lyubov Prigozhina is married to her husband – Yevgeny Prigozhin. They have 3 children together. Prigozhin, sometimes referred to as “Putin’s chef”, owns a number of restaurants and catering businesses that serve the Kremlin. Despite having a criminal past in the Soviet Union, Prigozhin now controls a vast network of influential companies, including the state-backed Russian mercenary organization Wagner Group and three companies accused of meddling in the 2016 and 2018 U.S. elections. A 2022 investigation by Bellingcat, The Insider, and Der Spiegel suggested that Prigozhin’s endeavors were deeply intertwined with the Russian Defence Ministry and its intelligence arm, the GRU.
Prigozhin denied any connections to Wagner for many years, but finally confirmed his role as the founder on September 26, 2022. He revealed that the Wagner Group was established in May 2014 to back Russian forces in the Donbas war. This revelation came about after a video surfaced online showing Prigozhin recruiting inmates in a Mari El prison for the Wagner Group, offering them freedom in exchange for six months of service.
Lyubov Prigozhina Net worth
Lyubov Prigozhina has an estimated net worth of $900 million. She owns a multitude of businesses, many of which have evolved into a network of boutiques throughout St. Petersburg. Her husband and herself have a $105 million St Petersburg estate, which of course included a house for his daughter Polina, family’s yacht — named St Vitamin — which had ‘six bedrooms, a dining room, a terrace, a kitchen, rooms for the staff, two decks and a terrace’. Selling hot dogs was a distant dream.