Who is Ilya Sapritsky? All About Courtney Hansen’s Businessperson Ex-Husband

By Cannon | Published on: March 16, 2024 | Updated on: March 16, 2024
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Ilya Sapritsky is an American businessman and a pharmaceutical mogul. He is currently the Director of Business Development of Unipharm Inc. and the owner of Global Brands Enterprise. But, Sapritsky is more popular as the former husband of one of the versatile on-air personalities Courtney Hansen.

Sapritsky’s former wife Courtney was also named one of FHM’s 100 sexiest women in 2005. However, their marriage didn’t go as expected and they separated two years after their marriage. So, who is Ilya married to now? Who is his new wife? 

Here is everything you need to know about him!   

Who is ? His Career as a Businessperson

Ilya Sapritsky is a successful businessperson who is the owner of Global Brands Enterprise. He is now also the director of business development at Unipharm Inc, in New York. Uniphram is a private “American pharmaceutical company specializing in the development and marketing of quality, over-the-counter (OTC) drugs.”  

As per his Linkedin bio, the pharmaceutical tycoon has been a director of the company since Sept 1999. Further, since May 2013, Courtney Hansen’s former husband Ilya has been the vice president of Sequoia Laboratories LLC. 

He also has racked up a considerable amount of money from his prolific business career. 

Net Worth is in a Multi-Million Figure 

Yes, the American pharmaceutical mogul Ilya Sapritsky has an estimated net worth of $10 million as per Celebrity Net Worth. And his fortune is $6 million as per the estimation made by TheRichest. 

Needless to say, Sapritsky has predominantly earned a huge amount of fortune from his multiple high-profile roles in various companies. Further, the businessman has several mansions over the United States. 

At present, Ilya resides in New York, New York. 

Is Courtney Hansen’s Ex-Husband: Their Marriage

Sapritsky was previously married to an American TV host and fashion model Courtney Hansen. In 2005, Ilya’s ex-spouse was listed in the 100 sexiest women list made by FHM.  

Is Courtney Hansen still married?
Sapritsky and his former partner Courtney 

Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Hansen graduated from Florida State University with a degree in marketing. She later began her TV career with multiple on-air jobs. She hosted the new NBC Sports, Spike TV, and CBS Sports TV series PowerNation for over a year. 

She also served as the spokesperson for Endurance Warranty Services, LLC Endurance Warranty.  

Besides, moving into their marriage, the former husband and wife exchanged their vows in 2009. Both Ilya and his former spouse Hansen have remained tight-lipped regarding their wedding. They are also notoriously private about their initial love story. 

Sources say the exes began dating in the late 2000s and dated for some time before their nuptial.  

They Divorced Two Years After Their Marriage 

As mentioned earlier, Sparitsky and his ex-wife Courtney were in a marital relationship for only a couple of years before they separated in Feb 2012. It was Spike TV star Courtney who first filed for divorce from her businessperson husband Ilya in L.A. County Superior Court. 

As per divorce docs, the TV host cited irreconcilable differences as the reason behind their short-lived marriage which ended two years after the duo got hitched. 

At the time, Courtney also released a statement about marriage and wrote,

“Marriage is extremely sacred to me, and I took honoring those vows very seriously. Unfortunately, it has become necessary for me to move on. Thank you for respecting our privacy during this time.”

Just a year before their divorce, Hansen and her then-husband Sapritsky were rumored to be appearing on Real Housewives of Beverly Hills

But, things didn’t go as per their plan. After their divorce, Hansen began dating an entrepreneur, Jay Hartington. The two also have a daughter named Holland Marysia Walker Hartington, born in July 2014. 

Is Now Remarried to His New Wife

After his divorce from his TV host wife, Sapritsky has now moved on with his new wife. The businessman is currently married to Elena Sapritsky (Алена Саприцкая). The couple exchanged their vows on 28th July 2018. 

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Ilya Sapritsky’s current wife Elena.

Coming up to 2023, the two have been married for over four years and still going so strong. 

Sapritsky’s New Wife Elena Also Works at Unipharm, Inc

His new life partner Elena is also an employee at Unipharm, Inc. She is a Russian from Nizhni Novgorod. Elena studied Advertising and Public Relations at Moscow Financial and Law University (MFLA). 

She then went to the Moscow Institute of Television and Radio Broadcasting, an University in Moscow. As per her Facebook profile, Elena still resides in Moscow, Russia. 

Sapritsky is Younger Than His Former Wife Courtney Hansen: Know About His Age

He is about seven years younger than his now 48 years old ex-wife Courtney. Born in late 1981, in New York, Ilya is 41 years old now. Talking about his parents, the American businessman has posted a couple of photos of his mom and dad on his Facebook. 

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Ilya Sapritsky and his parents.

He also has a sister named Marina. Besides, Sapritsky is an American by nationality and has a Caucasian ethnicity.