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Stephen Jennings

25 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 01 June 2011

After two decades making money in Moscow Stephen Jennings has been described as Russia's only foreign oligarch.

A New Zealander, he was a key player in post-Soviet Russia's sell off of state assets.

His Renaissance financial group is now looking beyond Russia's borders with investments in Asia and Africa.

Vladimir Putin's Russia has been described as shark-infested water for foreign business.

Stephen Sackur asks Stephen Jennings how come he is still afloat?


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