Founded in 2012, USM Holdings is a diversified international company that consolidates various holdings of Alisher Usmanov in metals and mining, telecoms, Internet and media sectors. The group's companies include Metalloinvest, MegaFon, Group and UTH Russia, as well as a number of fast-growing online businesses. USM Holdings' companies benefit from a global network of relationships and a wealth of experience, which enable them to access international investment opportunities. USM Holdings gives priority to investing in long-term sustainable enterprises, stimulating economic development and creating new working places in Russia. The group cares about the communities in which it conducts its business, and supports them through a wide range of social projects in the fields of education, sports, arts, science and environment protection.