Elena Baturina - Fortune - Billionaire list

Elena Baturina

Born March 8, 1963 in Moscow, Russia. She is the only Russian woman who is a billionaire. Started her company Inteko in 1991 which initially produced furniture and crockery, but has since expanded into construction. Her business is said to control 20% of Moscow's construction market.

She is married to Moscow Mayor, Yury Luzhkov, they have two daughters Luzhkov, Alyona (born 1992) and Olga (born March 1994). Education: degree from Moscow Institute of Management.

$1.3 billion as of 2005.