Net Worth: $157.5 Million
- Source of Wealth Wine (Laithwaite)
- Nationality United Kingdom
About Tony and Barbara Laithwaite
With more than 2,500 wines and 1,000-plus employees, the Laithwaites wine business made £11m profit on £344.2m sales in 2009-10.
With a strong balance sheet and £40.4m assets, Reading-based Direct Wines, chaired and owned by Laithwaite, 65, his wife Barbara, 64, and family trusts, is worth £100m. Other assets add £5m.