USM Holdings Limited (“USM Holdings”) is a diversified international holding company with significant interests across the metals and mining, telecoms, internet and media sectors.

The Group`s assets include Metalloinvest, a leading global producer and supplier of high added-value metals and mining products; MegaFon, one of the most dynamic global telecommunications operators and the top mobile data and advanced services provider in Russia; Mail.Ru Group, the Russian internet and social network leader; and UTH Russia, Russia’s leading youth entertainment and media enterprise.

USM Holdings was established in 2012 to streamline and consolidate the various investment holdings of Mr. Alisher Usmanov. These investments are the culmination of over 20 years of illustrious entrepreneurial and business development activities on the part of Mr. Usmanov and his long-term partners.

Bringing together Mr. Usmanov’s interests into one Group, USM Holdings is structured to facilitate the sharing of both intellectual and financial capital, and to establish and inculcate the best business practices amongst its various companies. The Group companies benefit from a global network of relationships and a wealth of experience, which enable them to access international investment opportunities. Through its transparent operational structure, financial reporting and corporate practices, USM Holdings aims to ensure that its companies adhere to the highest international standards of corporate governance.

In carrying out its operations, USM Holdings acts in a socially responsible way, investing in long-term sustainable enterprises, stimulating economic development and creating employment opportunities in Russia. The Group cares about the communities in which it conducts its business, and supports them through a wide range of social projects in the fields of education, sports, arts, science and ecology.

The main shareholders of USM Holdings are Alisher Usmanov, Vladimir Skoch and Farhad Moshiri.

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