Evgeny Lebedev

Born May 8, 1980

Evgeny Alexandrovich Lebedev is the Russian-born British chairman and owner of both Evening Standard Ltd, publisher of the Evening Standard newspaper, which he bought in January 2009, and of Independent Print Ltd, publisher of the Independent and Independent on Sunday, which he bought in March 2010. He is the son of Russian tycoon Alexander Lebedev.… Read More

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    Huffington Post - Oct 13, 2013
  • Independent Journalists Vote For Industrial Action Over Job Cuts
    Guardian (UK) - Aug 02, 2013
  • Russia Sentences Tycoon Lebedev To 150 Hours' Labour
    Fox News - Jul 02, 2013
  • Lebedevs Win London Local Tv Licence
    Guardian (UK) - Feb 04, 2013


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2006 26 Years Old Lebedev is the founder and chairman of the Raisa Gorbachev Foundation, established in 2006 together with President Mikhail Gorbachev, its aim being "to raise money to help children with cancer." … Read More
2008 28 Years Old He is a sponsor of the Moscow Art Theatre and the Anton Chekhov Yalta Theatre, which was built in 1883, renovated in 1908, and reconstructed in 2008 "with the financial support of A.E. Lebedev".
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