Net Worth: $315 Million
- Source of Wealth Kogan Technologies, Milan Direct
- Birth Place Babruysk, Belarus
- Full Name Ruslan Kogan
- Nationality Australia
- Date of Birth 1983
- Ethnicity Australian
- Occupation Entrepreneur
- Education Monash University
About Ruslan Kogan
Australian entrepreneur Ruslan Kogan has an estimated net worth of $315 million. In addition to being the founder, he currently serves as the chief executive officer of Kogan Technologies. He is also a co-founder of Milan Direct, which is a furniture retailer in the United Kingdom and Australia.
Kogan’s fortune significantly increased to $315 million in 2013, up from $145 million the year prior. This made him as the third richest person under 40 in Australia. From 2011 to November 2012, he was considered as Australia’s richest man under 30.
Ruslan Kogan was born in November 1982 in Bobruysk, Belarus. After completing his Business Systems degree from Monash University, he worked in the IT Departments of Telstra, GE and Bosch. After working at Accenture as management consultant, Kogan started working on Kogan Technologies.
He began earning money after selling TVs on eBay. Eventually, his business expanded into various other consumer products, including Netbooks, Video Cameras, Tablets, GPS Devices, and Digital Radios. His business operations expanded to Hong Kong, Spain, the US, New Zealand, Ireland, Spain, Finland, France and Belgium. Since then, Kogan continued to earn more and more millions as years passed by.