Achievements

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      Petr Kellner started his career by selling office supplies in 1990, and then started a business by founding investment fund PPF in 1991. He is a known name in the insurance industry of Czech Republic.

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      He made a massive advertising campaign, attracting and persuading investors to invest in his firm.

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      In 1991, after the announcement of Czechoslovak voucher privatization, he founded the investment fund PPF. The funds were very successful and purchased stock of more than 200 corporations with nominal value $5 Billion.

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      Petr Kellner also focuses on energy, and presently owns 29% of the energy and industry holding. He is involved in production of heat and electricity, power trading, heat distribution, power installation, and other associated fields in Czech Republic. His holding also produces buses.

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      He is the most richest man in the Czech Republic and owns 94.36 per cent of PPF group.

Petr Kellner has a passion for collecting photographs taken by Josef Sudek and owns the largest collection.

Petr Kellner, who has a "designer" house outside of Prague, collects photographs and started a boarding school for genius kids.

Possessions

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      Formerly, he owned a Gulfstream G500 airplane named Kane. In 2010, he bought a Boeing 737-700BBJ as his business airplane.

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      He lives in a widespread residence in the village of Podkozí near Prague, but he owns a number of other real estates in various countries.

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      In 2007, PPF was managing assets more than 10 Billion Euros worth, with net profit of 244 Million Euros. In 2009, Petr merged his group with Generali, a reputed insurance company.

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      Petr Kellner also owns one of the largest collections of photographs taken by Josef Sudek.

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      He owns the most luxurious and most safest buildings in Bohemia.

Interesting Facts

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      Petr Kellner is the richest man in Czech Republic. He started working as an office supplies distributor and went on to build an empire of business for himself.

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      With a net worth of $8.3 Billion, he had emerged as one of the most successful entrepreneurs of the country.

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      Despite all this business success, Petr Kellner maintains a very low profile, and gaining an interview or photographs from him is next to impossible.

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      Peter Kellner invests huge money in education in the Czech Republic. Together with his wife founded the charitable organization billionaire Educa to support talented students whose families cannot pay for expensive training.

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      Private jet Gulfstream richest Czech Petr Kellner is no longer enough. He has newly acquired luxuriously equipped Boeing 737-700 BBJ.

Petr Kellner is the owner of Gulfstream G500 airplane which he named Kane.