Mikhail Prokhorov sells Snob
Onexim Group of billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov sold Snob edition to CEO of Snob Media LLC Marina Gevorgyan.
Onexim’s statement says that the group decided to get rid of media assets as part of its investment strategy. Snob was the last such asset of Onexim.
Marina Gevorkyan has been working at Snob since 2009. She became the General Director of Snob Media LLC in 2012.
In June 2017, Onexim sold RBC. ESN group owner Grigory Berezkin bought the media holding. He also owns Komsomolskaya Pravda publishing house and Metro newspaper.
Snob project was launched in 2008. It was created by the founder of Kommersant publishing house Vladimir Yakovlev.
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