Wildberries Founder Tatiana Bakalchuk Gave Birth to Twins
OREANDA-NEWS. The founder of the online marketplace Wildberries, the richest woman in Russia Tatiana Bakalchuk gave birth to twins. Now the entrepreneur has become one of the most numerous participants in the Forbes list, the media writes.
At the session of the Forbes Woman Day forum on the gender situation in Russia, Bakalchuk noted that her company is loyal to the timing of employees withdrawal from the decree. There is also a free visit mode in Wildberries. At the end of the event, she said that she had recently given birth to twins. She and her husband Vladislav have five more children — three daughters and two sons.
According to the Wildberries press service, Bakalchuk is actively involved in the company's work and successfully combines business management and motherhood. They also noted that Wildberries strives to create an atmosphere within the company that allows women to work and spend time with family and children.
It is worth noting that over the year, Bakalchuk's fortune, according to Forbes, increased by 1200% and amounted to $13 billion. Elena Baturina, the widow of former Moscow Mayor Yuri Luzhkov, is in second place in the rating ($1.3 billion), and Lydia Mikhailova, co-owner of Cherkizovo Group, and her family ($1.3 billion) are in third place.