Net Worth: $1.29 Billion
- Source of Wealth Real Estate
- Birth Place Baku, Azerbaijan
- Marital Status Married
- Full Name Aras Agalarov
- Nationality Azerbaijan
- Date of Birth November 8, 1955
- Ethnicity Azerbaijani
- Occupation Businessman
- Education Azerbaijan Polytechnical Institute
- Children 2 (Emin)
About Aras Agalarov
Russian businessman Aras Agalarov has an estimated net worth of $1.29 billion as of April 2016 according to Forbes. Most of his net worth is derived from his vast real estate business. Aras Agalarov is considered as one of the most prominent and biggest developers in Russia as well as the owner of the largest convention center in the country.
Aras Agalarov was born on November 8, 1955 in Baku Azerbaijan. He is an alumnus of Azerbaijan Polytechnical Institute. He is currently married with two children. Emin, his eldest son, is a singer, songwriter and businessman who is currently married to Leyla Aliyeva, the daughter of Ilkham Aliyev who currently serves as the president of Azerbaijan.
In 1998, Agalarov’s family moved to Moscow, and there, he launched Crocus International which specialized on trade fairs which made him a lot of money. The opening of his first Crocus Inter store led to Agalarov to engage into real estate and property development. Eventually, he built his own Crocus City Mall, which became Moscow’s largest shopping centre.