He’s well known to own stakes in several businesses includingSmart Holding Group,Regal Petroleum oil and gas company, in addition to Amstor supermarket chain. Vadim Novinsky was born onJune 3, 1963 inStaraya, Russia. He is a grad of the Academy of Civil Aviation. Novinsky is currently married with three children. Right after graduation, he started working for many businesses in Russia. In 1986, he began working in Russia, atLukoilNorth West. Eventually, he started acquiringUkrainianmetallurgycompanies. Collectively with billionaire Andrei Klyamco, Vadim Novinsky currently co-ownsSmart Holding Group. Currently based in Ukraine, the group holds interests in agriculture, development, shipbuilding, gas and oil sector together with BM Bank and Unex Bank.