David and Frederick Barclay Net Worth

Net Worth: $5.9 Billion
Statistics
  • Source of Wealth:

    Property, Media and Retail Business
  • Age:

    83
  • Birth Place:

    Hammersmith, County of London, England, United Kingdom
  • Marital Status:

    David Barclay - Married (Zoe Newton) and Frederick Barclay - Married (Beatrice Barclay)
  • Full Name:

    Sir David Rowat Barclay and Sir Frederick Hugh Barclay
  • Nationality:

    British
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About Sir David Rowat Barclay and Sir Frederick Hugh Barclay

Popular as the Barclay brothers, David & Frederick Barclay are White British businessmen with an estimated net worth of $5.9 billion. The twins are known for their massive assets in retail, property, and media industries.

The twins were born on October 27, 1934, in Hammersmith, London, England. Currently, David is married to Zoe Newton who despite her 4' 11" height became the highest paid and most photographed model of the time. On the other hand, Frederick is married to Hiroko Asada.

Since the 1960's, the twins have been highly active in building up stakes in various businesses which include casinos and breweries. After buying Howard Hotel in 1975, the Barclay Brothers purchased the brewing and shipping group Ellerman for $68.5 million. Eventually, they sold the brewing division of the company for $365 million. They also purchased London's Ritz Hotel, Gotaas-Larsen shipping company, and Automotive Financial Group.

In addition to Ellerman Shipping Lines, the Barclay brothers also hold investments in the retail industry which include Littlewoods, Yodel, handbag.com, as well Woolworth and Ladybirds brands. In media, they own The European, The Scotsman, Sunday Business and The Telegraph Business Group.

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Earnings 2018

Asset Jun. 2018
Current value of David and Frederick Barclay's website very.co.uk
$2,400,000
Earnings Jun. 2018
Annual sales of David and Frederick Barclay's Telegraph Newspaper Group and UK e-retailer Shop Direct
$2,700,000,000
Asset Jan. 2018
Purchase value of David and Frederick Barclay's luxury yacht Lady Beatrice
$40,000,000

Earnings 2016

Sale of Asset Feb. 2016
Selling price of David and Frederick Barclay's 148-year lease on a London mansion just yards from the Buckingham palace
$198,810,000
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