Tony and Maureen Wheeler Net Worth

Net Worth: $168 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Publishing
  • Birth Place:

    England
  • Weight:

    N/A
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Maureen Wheeler)
  • Full Name:

    Tony Wheeler
  • Nationality:

    British
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About Tony Wheeler

English-Australian publishing entrepreneur, businessman with his wife Northern Irish-Australian publishing entrepreneur, Maureen have a combined fortune of £112 million as of April 2012, according to the Sunday Times Rich List. The couple founded Lonely Planet in 1972, and in October 2007, BBC Worldwide bought 75% of Lonely Planet for £89 million and subsequently acquired the rest for £42 million. Today, Lonely Planet publishes about 500 guidebooks from its Melbourne base. The Wheelers donated £3 million to London Business School.