Igor Shuvalov

Igor Ivanovich Shuvalov (born 4 January 1967) is a Russian lawyer and politician. Since May 2012 he serves as First Deputy Prime Minister in Dmitry Medvedev's Cabinet. Previously, he served in the same capacity in Vladimir Putin's Second Cabinet. As First Deputy Prime Minister, he is the most senior member of the cabinet besides the Prime Minister and is responsible for federal budget and economic policies. He serves also as a member of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission.

The press regularly covers Shuvalov's extravagant lifestyle. The Times wrote that he "uses a £38 million private jet to transport his wife’s corgis to dog shows across Europe". The Daily Mail reports on Shuvalov's £12 million apartment "just a short walk from Downing Street". The Washington Times covers the controversy surrounding Shuvalov's alleged ownership of an enormous $9.4 million apartment in Moscow.

According to the 2012 declaration filed and posted on the Government of the Russian Federation’s website, Igor Shuvalov is the wealthiest member of the government. His income was 226,386,929 roubles. In the same year his spouse Olga Shuvalova earned 222,009,378 roubles.

The UK will deal with the giant apartment of Igor Shuvalov


Transparency International became interested in Igor Shuvalov's income.

Which stadiums will not have time to build for the World Cup in Russia


Expenses for the construction of stadiums amounted to 390 billion rubles, which is 55 billion rubles more than the estimate for 2015. In this case, some stadiums risk being unfinished.

The Russian government will put the label "secret" on banks that work with the state defense order


This can save them from new tough sanctions.

Russians in Paradise Papers


The list includes Shuvalov's wife, Abramovich, a classmate of Putin and two deputies.

Chinese want to pay the French way


Beijing asks for a lower tax on dividends for its Yamal LNG participants.

The Russian government approved the transformation of Vnesheconombank into a factory of project financing


The bank nearly died because of ineffective political projects, but the officials don't care. 

Summa Group will get grain


The group of the Magomedov brothers and RFPI can receive the entire state package of the United Grain Company (OZK). 

Grigory Ivliev's patents


Head of Rospatent Grigoriy Ivliev wants to take control of the entire country's intellectual property. Russia in this case faces the redistribution of "intellectual property" with an unknown outcome.

Andrey Kostin hides everything


VTB financial statements are made to hide the real state of affairs in the bank. That's why the rating agencies gave it low marks.

Business of Megafon and Vimpelcom in Tajikistan is under threat


Tax claim of the Tajikistani officials are forcing the companies to think about leaving this market.

The company that manages the assets of Igor Shuvalov, was co-owner of White Gardens office


Its market value now stands at no less than $600 million.

Yevtushenkov decided to lead his agricultural holding to the IPO


The billionaire intends to achieve a doubling of the company's performance indicators and then to conduct an initial public offering of securities.

Yuri Trutnev used Alrosa for himself


A Russian official has become a diamond tycoon and a billionaire.

Lancet in aid


What the family of the Minister of Industry and Trade earns money.

Security forces picked up the trail of Igor Shuvalov


The arrest of Alexey Ulyukayev is the first step towards the arrest of the famous dog lover. 

American friends and private jets of Igor Sechin


Rosneft is lobbying for the US aircraft industry.

Igor Sechin found a way to bypass the government ban


Rosneft will buy Bashneft using a sly scheme.

Kremlin described frameup campaign against Medvedev


Dmitry Medvedev's opponents deliberately disseminated his statement on salaries, thinks the Kremlin. It is believed that the campaign is organized by the contenders for the post of prime minister or those who wish the defeat of United Russia in the elections.

Alexey Navalny found "king's dogs" in Igor Shuvalov's possession


Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov is suspected of possession of the aircraft Bombardier Global Express worth $52 million.

Manager of Shuvalov's assets spoke about the apartments on Kotelnicheskaya


The manager of assets of Deputy Prime Minister. Igor Shuvalov. talked about the purpose of the apartments bought in the high-rise on Kotelnicheskaya Embankment, and revealed the details of management of the official's trust. 

Igor Shuvalov turns out to have an entire floor to live in


Alexey Navalny alleges that the First Deputy Prime Minister has ten apartments in high-rise building on Kotelnicheskaya Embankment.

Officials and MPs are in no hurry to give up foreign property


Two branches of the federal government reported on income and property for 2015.

Rospotrebnadzor revealed the scheme of sending tourists to Turkey, bypassing sanctions


Rospotrebnadzor inspections revealed the scheme of sending Russian tourists on holidays to Turkey through the territory of neighboring countries.

Former rector of the New Economic School — RBC: "Corruption means the governors and higher officials"


One of the authors of the Doing Business ranking, the former Deputy Prime Minister of Bulgaria and the former head of the New Economic School (NES) Simeon Djankov spoke about the types of corruption and the inability of large-scale reforms in Russia.

Sanctions will hit both Turkey and Russia


For Turkey, it is fraught with the loss of markets worth billions of dollars; for Russia, the acceleration of inflation and the decline in the economy.

"Transaero" hasn't been saved in "Siberia"


A new scandal is erupting around the company

The first to be helped: Oleg Deripaska claims state support


As it became known to Forbes, GAZ Group may receive state guarantees for 25 billion rubles.

Usmanov's entourage: how the billionaire manages people and assets


Who is included in the inner circle of the leader of Russia's Forbes list and why only a few earned his trust?