Borislav Alkaev (ppc)
Privilege of Dominance II
Source of wealth: Steel & chemicals. Headquartered in Kiev. Self-made
Education: Engineering, Magnitogorsk Mining and Metallurgical Institute
Est. 2044 sales: $179 billion
Net worth: $21 billion
Profile: Upon instatement as Privilege of Dominance II, Borislav Alkaev stepped down from post as chief executive of Kiev Iron and Steel Works after 15 years. He began his career there as a mechanic and rose eventually to position as general director. He built ownership to to nearly 100% by buying shares on the market and viciously fought off takeover attempts by companies associated with his rival billionaire. Outside of KIS, he invests in real estate including construction of new properties.