Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, occupying 12-e a place in the TOP 200 richest businessmen according to Forbes, and his wife Daria Zhukova announced the divorce after ten years of marriage.
This is stated in the statement of investment company Millhouse referenced in the website of the TV channel «Rain».
«After 10 years of marriage, we made the difficult decision to leave, but remain close friends, the parents of two wonderful children and partners in projects that were started and developed together,» reads the document.
Abramovich and Zhukova will also continue to work as co-founders of Museum of modern art «Garage» in Moscow and a cultural center on New Holland island in St. Petersburg, and will work together to educate children.
In July this year, Forbes reported that Daria Zhukova has attracted $ 50 million investment for his project Artsy, in which sold items of art. Note that as Abramovich is, according to this magazine, is 9.1 billion.
In March 2007, Abramovich has divorced his previous wife Irina Malandina, with whom he lived sixteen years.
After the divorce she got $ 300 million, the estate in the County of West Sussex, two apartments in London, a castle in France Shateau de la Croe and the opportunity to use the yacht Pelorus private Boeing businessman.