Associate of businessman Boris Berezovsky, Nikolai Glushkov has died on 69-m to year of life, reported on his page on the social network Facebook, the owner of the newspaper «Vedomosti» Demyan Kudryavtsev, previously also work closely with Berezovsky.
«We have common friends, they reported the death. The specific cause is not known to me, but he was no longer a young man. He died in London, at home,» – said Kudryavtsev in an interview with radio station «Moscow speaking».
Nikolai Glushkov, a Russian businessman. In 1989-1991 he held the post of head of Department, then Deputy General Director of JSC «LogoVAZ» Berezovsky created. In 1991-1995 headed the Finance Department of «AVTOVAZ» in 1996 took the post of Deputy General Director of «Aeroflot», is reminiscent of March 13, the news Agency TASS.
In 2000, Glushkov was arrested on charges of embezzling the funds of the airline, accused of fraud, the laundering of criminally acquired assets and the non-return of currency earnings from abroad. In 2004, he was sentenced Savelovsky court of Moscow sentenced to three years and three months imprisonment and released in the courtroom, as spent that time in detention.
Recent years lived in the UK, where in 2010 he received political asylum. In March 2017 the Savelovsky court of Moscow sentenced in absentia Glushkov to eight years in colony of General regime on the case of plunder of means «Aeroflot» in the 1990-ies.