• USM is a diversified international holding company with significant interests across the metals and mining, telecoms, technology and internet sectors. The group was established in 2012 to streamline and consolidate various projects of Alisher Usmanov and his partners, which are the result of over 20 years of entrepreneurial and business development activities.
  • USM's assets include Metalloinvest, a major global producer and supplier of iron ore and steel products; Baikal Mining Company, which owns the largest copper reserves in Russia; MegaFon, a pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities; Mail.Ru Group, the largest internet business in Russia; and the Centre for Research in Perspective Technologies, which is developing a Unified National System of digitally coding and tracking products.
  • Bringing together the interests of Mr. Usmanov and his partners into one holding, USM is structured to facilitate the sharing of both intellectual and financial capital among its businesses. The group's companies benefit from a global network of relationships and a wealth of experience, which enable them to access investment opportunities both in Russia and internationally. In line with international best practice, USM is committed to high levels of transparency and standards of corporate governance.
  • The group strives to operate in a socially responsible manner, focusing on investments in long-term sustainable businesses, stimulating economic development and creating employment opportunities in Russia. USM supports local communities through a wide range of social projects in the fields of education, sports, arts, science and the environment.
  • The success of the group is built on the foundation of investments in high-quality companies that drive economic growth, create opportunities, foster innovation, and make a positive impact on society.
  • USM is registered in Russia. The main shareholders of USM are Alisher Usmanov, Vladimir Skoch and Farhad Moshiri.