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Mikhail Prokhorov: Get To Know the New Jersey Nets’ Russian Billionaire

March 30th, 2010
Who is Mikhail Prokhorov?   In short, the Russian billionaire is a self-made entrepreneur climbing all the way to No. 40 on Forbes’ list of the richest men in the world.   Prokhorov built his fortune—estimated anywhere between $9.5-$17 billion—as a leading industrialist in Russia’s precious metal sector.   He is the former owner of Norilsk ...