Yuri Milner

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Yuri Borisovich (Bentsionovich) Milner (Russian: Ю́рий Бори́сович Бенцио́нович Ми́льнер; born 11 November 1961) is an Israeli-Russian entrepreneur, venture capitalist and physicist. Milner is Russia's most influential information technology (tech) investor. He is a cofounder and former chairperson of Internet company Mail.Ru Group (former name Digital Sky Technologies (DST)) and a founder of investment firm DST Global. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yuri Milner has received more than 939,519 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Yuri Milner is the 445th most popular businessperson (down from 406th in 2019), the 1,614th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,490th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Russian Businessperson.

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Among businesspeople, Yuri Milner ranks 445 out of 604. Before him are Stephen A. Schwarzman, Irving Kristol, Guy Kawasaki, Donald Trump Jr., Allan Williams, and Francesc Xavier Bultó. After him are Richard Bass, Pierre Omidyar, Gardiner Greene Hubbard, Alexey Miller, Benjamin Vulliamy, and Manolo el del bombo.

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Among people born in 1961, Yuri Milner ranks 238Before him are Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet, Elpidia Carrillo, Alison Moyet, Jon Secada, Jim Hanks, and Kjell Westö. After him are Campbell Scott, John Key, Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, Paolo Barilla, Guru, and Simon West.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Yuri Milner ranks 1,614 out of 2,688. Before him are Lyudmila Bragina (1943), Sten Suvio (1911), Irina Privalova (1968), Valeri Brainin (1948), Karen Shakhnazarov (1952), and Natalia Molchanova (1962). After him are Vladislav Surkov (1964), Oleg Menshikov (1960), Alexander Yakushev (1947), Yuri Baturin (1949), Gennadi Volnov (1939), and Vyacheslav Starshinov (1940).


Among businesspeople born in Russia, Yuri Milner ranks 14Before him are Pavel Durov (1984), Savva Mamontov (1841), Oleg Deripaska (1968), Arkady Rotenberg (1951), Vladimir Lisin (1956), and Dmitry Rybolovlev (1966). After him are Alexey Miller (1962), Suleyman Kerimov (1966), Lila Tretikov (1978), Yelena Baturina (1963), Eugene Roshal (1972), and Artemy Lebedev (1975).