Richard Branson Net Worth in 2018: $5.1 billion
Richard Branson is well known as the founder of Virgin Group, he is an English businessman, producer, investor; he started his career by starting his magazine and now his total net worth according different estimates is $5.1 billion in 2017.
The billionaire Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson was born on 18 July 1950 in Blackheath, London, England to Eve Branson and Edward James Branson.
He got his education from the Stowe School in Buckinghamshire where her studied until the age of sixteen, he was weak in academic performance.
According to her teacher who said on last day that Richard’s life will end in prison and ma he will be millionaire in future because he had to know about the hidden talent.
He started his professional career when he launched his own Student magazine at the age of 16, he interviewed many famous celebrities.
Through which he got the fame in nights, later he started to do business by selling records under name of Virgin, in some years he had earned a huge amount and he purchased the property in north of Oxford to open Virgin records in 1972.
For the purpose of Airline Company, he sold the Virgin label for £500 million to EMI in 1995 but according to reports at the time of sale he was weeping because this business was the cause of his success and he founded the V2 Records to enter in music business in 1996 while he has the 5 percent share.
He has received many goals in his life; there are many records as well as several awards that have achieved by Richard like he has the record of fastest Atlantic Ocean crossing Tony Jannus Award, United Nations Correspondents Association Citizen of the World Award and many others.