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Richard Branson Net Worth

Richard Branson Net Worth

Net Worth: $5.6 Billion

  • Source of Wealth Virgin Group
  • Birth Place Blackheath, London, United Kingdom
  • Marital Status Married (Joan Templeman)
  • Full Name Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson
  • Nationality United Kingdom
  • Date of Birth July 18, 1950
  • Ethnicity English
  • Occupation Entrepreneur
  • Education Stowe School, Bishopsgate School
  • Children 3 (Holly, Clare Sarah, Sam)
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About Richard Branson

Sir Richard Branson has an estimated net worth of $5.6 billion as of AprilĀ 2016, according to Bloomberg. The son of a barrister and a flight attendant dropped out of Stowe School at age 16 to start an arts and culture magazine called Student. In 1970 at age 20 he founded a mail-order record retailer called Virgin.

He later opened a record shop and recording studio, which became retail chain Virgin Records and record company Virgin Music. His Virgin Group empire now includes 200 companies in 30 countries, spanning airlines, music festivals, mobile companies and other businesses. Today Branson owns two private Caribbean islands, Necker and Mosquito.

Earnings & Financial Data

The below financial data is gathered and compiled by TheRichest analysts team to give you a better understanding of Richard Branson's net worth by breaking down the most relevant financial events such as yearly salaries, contracts, earn outs, endorsements, stock ownership and much more.

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  • Earnings 2013
  • Earnings 2012
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  • Earnings 1978
Earnings 2014 N/A
Asset 2014

Investment at Blaze, a bicycle innovations company, along with 2 participants

Asset 2014

Investment at Expa along with 16 participants

Earnings 2013 N/A
Sale of Asset 2013

Value of Virgin Media when sold to Liberty Global

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Asset 2012

Investment at Hailo along with 9 participants

Asset 2012

Investment at Codecademy along with 6 participants

Asset 2012

Investment at along with 3 participants

Earnings 2011 N/A
Asset 2011

Investment at Square along with 1 participant

Earnings 2004 N/A
Earnings 2004

Ticket price for spaceship One to take paying passengers into space

Earnings 1978 N/A
Asset 1978

Value of his property in Necker Island, the British Virgin Islands

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