Fund of Struggle against Corruption (FBK) Alexei Navalny has published a new investigation. This time it relates to First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov. FBK claims that through his lawyer Sergei Shuvalov Kotlyarenko acquired in high-rise building on Kotelnicheskaya embankment ten apartments on the same floor as the market value of 600 million rubles. The representative Igor Shuvalov said that Mr. Shuvalov and his family's assets are held in trust, and all information about the funds and property of the first vice-prime minister and his family openly declared.
Alexei Navalny alleges that classmate of Mr. Shuvalov lawyer Sergei Kotlyarenko bought in the high-rise on Kotelnicheskaya embankment ten apartments with a total area of 719 square meters. m and the market value of 600 million rubles. All luxury apartments are located on the same floor and are adjacent to each other. Mr Navalny said that Mr. Kotlyarenko apartments bought not for himself but for Igor Shuvalov, is associated with at school and work. "Since 1999 Kotlyarenko career is inextricably linked to one official - Igor Shuvalov. Shuvalov hosted his work wherever heserved as an officer, "- says Mr. Navalny. Among other things, Sergei Kotlyarenko, he said, ran the family assets Shuvalov - for example, the company "Profdir" belonging to Mr. Kotlyarenko controls several companies that belong to the Deputy Prime Minister or members of his family.
Head of FBK assumes that the process of buying apartments has not yet been completed and the "buyers-up in the near future be able to collect a royal flush of 17 apartments per floor," which, in his opinion, will be further integrated into one. Apartments began buying in 2014. "United apartment for 1 sq. M. m, taking into account the history of the house, panoramic views, marble entrances and fresh repair of the building, would be probably the most expensive and impressive apartment in the capital ", - says Alexei Navalny.
In 2016, Igor Shuvalov, who several times led the list of members of the government in terms of income (total and his wife, who is also a beneficiary of the "blind trust", the asset manager of the first deputy prime minister), is ranked in first place, but still declare for 2015 year revenue of 97.2 million rubles., and e,wife - to 92.5 million rubles.
The Secretariat Igor Shuvalov said that, as has been mentioned, Mr Shuvalov and his family's assets are held in trust. All information about the funds and property of the first vice-prime minister and his family openly declared and presented in the prescribed manner by the Russian tax and regulatory authorities.
Sergei Kotlyarenko representative said that the assets of Igor Shuvalov and his family are held in trust: "We do not comment on the specific case, but in general the practice of real estate can be purchased as part of the investment managers of asset management strategy."
This is not the first time Alexei Navalny published an investigation about Igor Shuvalov: May 26, he accused him that he was the owner of the car Rolls-Royce Phantom EWB worth 40 million rubles. and I do not declare the purchase. Then Mr. Shuvalov's spokeswoman declined to comment on the "b" of this information.