Ukraine-born oligarch Mikhail Watford has been discovered dead at his Surrey mansion, the BBC experiences, with public consideration turning to his wife, Jane, and net worth.
The 66-year-old businessman was pronounced dead on Monday, February twenty eighth at his Virginia Waters residence. Surrey Police have launched an investigation however mentioned his loss of life wasn’t deemed suspicious “at this time”.
“We were called around midday on Monday, 28 February following reports of the discovery of a man’s body at an address in Portnall Drive, Wentworth,” a police spokesperson mentioned.
“An ambulance was known as however the man, who was in his 60s, was sadly pronounced dead on the scene. His subsequent of kin are conscious and are being supported by specifically educated officers.
“An investigation into the circumstances of the death is under way but it is not believed there are any suspicious circumstances at this time.”
Amid the experiences, the general public’s consideration turned to Watford’s profession, net worth and household life.
Mikhail Watford net worth can solely be estimated
There are not any public experiences about Mikhail Watford’s actual net worth however he was named a “multimillionaire businessman” in a 2015 Sunday Times article.
He is estimated to have been worth thousands and thousands as he made his fortune within the oil and fuel business following the collapse of the Soviet Union.
He advised the newspaper on the time: “We had a big four-bedroom apartment with a bath and a car – which, in terms of luxury, was the equivalent of travelling by jet now.”
The Sunday Times experiences Watford moved into the actual property enterprise after he got here to the UK and commissioned a “super-yacht perfect” mansion for his household.
The property through which he was discovered dead is an unique Wentworth Estate in Virginia Water. It was worth £18 million in 2015. The Surrey mansion options three 18-hole golf programs and one nine-hole course.
Who is his wife, Jane Watford?
The businessman is survived by his wife, Jane Watford. She is 41 years previous and hails from Estonia.
The couple had two youngsters, whereas Mr Watford additionally had an older son from a earlier marriage.
The Ukraine-born oligarch modified his surname from Tolstosheya to Watford when he moved to the UK within the early 2000s.