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Russian entrepreneur, founder and shareholder of Tinkoff Bank, Oleg Tinkov said that he had coronavirus infection. About this he wrote on his page in Instagram.
“And of course, Pray to the Lord, he Rescued me and saved after 2 years of sepsis and Covid-19, Yes I have had corona virus 3 months ago,” Tinkov wrote (spelling and punctuation of the author saved).
According to the businessman, in the near future he will undergo surgery for a bone marrow transplant due to leukemia, which was diagnosed last fall. At the moment the disease is in remission.
In early April, Tinkov announced his retirement as head of Tinkoff Bank. Operational management of the credit organization carries out long-term partner Tinkov Oliver Hughes, the incumbent Chairman of the Board.
The two shares Tinkov, through which he controls the Bank, are transferred to the family trust, which will preserve the asset for his next of kin.
Video, photo All from Russia.