Dmitry Medvedev Net Worth
Dmitry Medvedev Net Worth: Dmitry Medvedev is a Russian politician who has a net worth of $2 million. Dmitry Medvedev is the 10th and current Prime Minister of Russia (since 2012). Dmitry Medvedev was born September 13, 1965 in Saint Petersburg, Russia. He previously served as the third President of Russia (2008-2012). Elected at the age of 42, Medvedev was the youngest of the three Russian Presidents who previously served. Medvedev graduated from the Law Department of Leningrad State University in 1987. He worked as a docent at his alma mater, now renamed Saint Petersburg State University, where he taught civil and Roman law until 1999. Medvedev's political career began as the election campaign manager (and later an advisor) of the St. Petersburg Mayor Anatoly Sobchak. It was during this time that Medvedev befriended Vladimir Putin. In November 1999, Medvedev was hired within the Russian presidential administration, where he worked as deputy chief of staff. In the 2000 Presidential elections, Medvedev was also Putin's campaign manager. In 2005, Medvedev was appointed First Deputy Prime Minister and was tasked with overseeing National Priority Projects. He also worked as the chairman of Gazprom's board of directors, a post which he held until 2008. In 2007, Medvedev was informally endorsed as a candidate for the forthcoming presidential elections by four political parties of United Russia, Fair Russia, Agrarian Party of Russia and Civilian Power, and was officially endorsed by United Russia. Widely regarded as being more liberal than his predecessor, Medvedev's top agenda as President was a wide-ranging modernization program, aiming at modernizing Russia's economy and society and lessening the country's reliance on oil and gas.