Timur Tillyaev and Lola Karimova

In the year 2000 Timur Tillyaev got married to Lola Karimova , the daughter of late Uzbekistan’s presindet Islam Karimov, which raised quite some media interest in how the couple would be involved in the politics of Uzbekistan and what the influence of the Tillyaev family would be.

However, after 18 years of marriage, the couple has never shown the sightless interest in being involved politics and have always kept devoted to their own family and several charitable causes.

Timur Tillyaev’s background

Born in UzbekistanTimur Tillyaev , attended a boarding high school in the United States and graduated in Finance studies by the Midland University. In 2006 he stablished in his home country the Abu Sahiy trade and transport company, one of the most profitable market leaders in Uzbekistan.

One would think that being related to the first family of Uzbekistan, Timur Tillyaev would be a highly mediatic person. However, Mr.Tillyaev seems to prefer to keep a humble, low profile and avoid the media attention as much as possible.

The Tillyaev-Karimova Family

In an interview with the BBC, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva talked about how nor she or her husband have any political ambitions. Instead, the couple has always been more focused on their own family and charitable projects.

The couple has 3 children: two daughters, Mariam and Safia and a son, Umar and live together in their home in Los Angeles, where Lola Karimova has recently started a boutique network and released her new fragrance The Harmonist.


Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva

Lola Karimova is well known for her philanthropic and charity works in her home country, Uzbekistan. She served as ambassador for UNESCO until very recently, when she stepped down to focus on her family and her several charity projects.

Her work in Uzbekistan focuses primarily on improving the lives and chances of homeless children and children with physical special needs. She’s become an advocate for underprivileged children everywhere and through her charity foundations: Your Are Not Alone and Centre for the Social Adaptation of Children, Lola Karimova-Tillyaeva is one of the countless examples of philanthropists and entrepreneurs who use their clout and resources to change the world.