Ivan Fursin

businessman, Member of the Parliament (Party of Regions)

Businessman, Dmytro Firtash's partner, Member of the Parliament (Party of Regions).

"Business partner and friend of Firtash. Businessmen met in 2003, and in 2004 they became partners - Fursin received 5% of the gastrading company "RosUkrEnergo". He was responsible for investment banking and legal issues. Together with Firtash they buy regional gas companies throughout the country. Fursin owns a large stakes (15-20%) in at least four gas companies in western and central Ukraine"- (Forbes)