Interesting facts from the life of a politician
Berezovsky and the first business project
In 1989, the entrepreneur started his first major
business project - "LogoVAZ».
This company sells products Volga car,
withdrawn from foreign salons AvtoVAZ,
and imports of cars Mercedes-Benz. "Cherokee" was the launching pad
Berezovsky Boris Yeltsin
Berezovsky was a close circle of Boris Yeltsin.
Largely thanks to him, Yeltsin was re-elected for a second term in 1996.
By the end of the 1990s, after taking part in a victorious campaign, Yeltsin
in the 1996 election, Berezovsky became the most powerful oligarchs.
An excerpt from the book of Boris Yeltsin "Presidential Marathon»:
"... I never liked and did not like Boris Berezovsky. Not fond of the arrogant tone,
for the scandalous reputation, because he is credited with a special influence on the Kremlin,
that never was. Did not like, but always tried to keep it somewhere close to ...
not to lose. Paradox? Probably, yes. But for someone who is professionally engaged
policy or management - no.
We, the representatives of the profession, sometimes forced to use people,
which is not particularly warm feelings.
Forced to use their talent, professional and business skills.
So it was with Boris Abramovich ».
Berezovsky and "Sibneft»
In 1996, Boris Yeltsin, Berezovsky convinced create
private oil company "Sibneft».
Later it became the formal owner Roman Abramovich.
In the High Court in London Berezovsky failed to prove,
that the real owner of the company is himself,
rather than his younger business partner.
Berezovsky and Chechnya
In the mid-90s served as deputy secretary of the Russian Security Council.
Berezovsky contributed to the signing of a peace treaty between Russia and the Chechen Republic.
After that, the disgraced oligarch repeatedly accused in connection with the Chechen rebels.
Berezovsky and attempt
In June 1994, in Novokuznetsk street in Moscow near the house
techniques "LogoVAZ" machine Berezovsky was detonated.
The driver was killed, the businessman and his bodyguards were injured.
In the organization of the crime was suspected ringleader of the gang Orekhovskaya
Sergey Timofeev, and later blown up in his car.
In total, Berezovsky was committed six attacks and assassination attempts.
The last attempt was made in June 2007 in London.
None of the attempts on the life of Berezovsky was not disclosed.