|Birth Day||October 16, 1945|
|Birth Place||Moscow, Russia, Russia|
|Age||75 YEARS OLD|
|Known for||holdings in OTP Bank former executive (Gazprom) former head of Panrusgaz and Általános Értékforgalmi Bank "the wealthiest Hungarian"|
|Board member of||OTP Bank|
|Children||Timur Ruslan and one other son|
In 1971, Rahimkulov, still a student, took a job at the USSR Ministry of the Gas Industry.
Rahimkulov received his first higher education at the All-Union Correspondence Financial and Economic Institute. He graduated in 1973. In 1978, Rahimkulov earned a second diploma from the State University of Management in Moscow.
After graduating from State University of Management, Rahimkulov became deputy head of Soyuzgazavtomatiki, a Mingazprom enterprise. From 1989 to 1992, he was the general Director of Gazexport. In 1992, Rahimkulov was appointed General Director of OOO Interpromkom (InterProm), a company that supplied IT equipment to Gazprom.
Rahimkulov became a Chief Executive and 10% owner of a Gazprom and MOL joint venture in the mid 1990s. MOL is a Hungarian multinational oil and gas company. When Gazprom acquired AEB, a Hungarian bank, Rahimkulov maintained a 6% direct holding in the bank until 2011. Rahimkulov and his sons, Ruslan and Timur, sold their entire share of MOL to VCP Capital Partners Unternehmensberatung AG in September of 2011.
Rahimkulov bought shares in OTP, a leading Hungarian bank, with the proceeds from the MOL sale. As of September 2017, he and his sons own 24,186,511 shares in OTP, giving them 8.64% ownership of the company.