Quick Facts of
- First NameBernie Ecclestone
British business magnate Bernard Charles Ecclestone AKA Bernie Ecclestone is one of the famous billionaires, who manages Formula One and is the former chief executive of the company. Starting a professional career in 1950, he has worked hard to collected such a hefty amount of worth.
How Much Is Bernie Ecclestone’s Net Worth In 2020?
From taking Formula One Group from the niche racing competition to the global phenomenon, Bernie has been earning a high figure of money from his decades’ long career.
According to Forbes, the 89 years old business tycoon, Bernie Ecclestone, has a net worth of $3.2 billion, all thanks to his 5.3% ownership of Formula One Racing. Likewise, he also 62% stake in the London club, Queens Park Rangers.
His Earnings And Salary
Bernie’s business ventures, investments, and companies are the primary source of income. Back in 1987, he collected $5 million from the sale of the Brabham team. They purchased the team from Ron Tauranac for the worth of $120 thousand only.
In 1995, his salary was $91 million per annum, as F1 executive. Four years later, he made $2,330,000.
Bernie then sold 50% of his F1’s rightsholder to the two private equity firms named Hellman & Friedman and Morgan Grenfell for the total worth of $1 billion. In the following year, he made $987, 500, 000.
His earning, in 2006, was $478 million, as the trust worth from its 25% stake in F1’s rightsholder. In 2009, his salary was $6,670,000 for running Formula One company.
In 2011, he received a salary of $8 million, whereas he also got $1,660,000 as a bonus. In the following year, he sold his stakes in the Formula One Group to CVC Capital for the worth of $2.5 billion.
Assets, Company, Yacht, Jet, And Mansions
Back in 2013, the value of Bernie’s Glacier 300 Les Debleretes resort was $3.8 million, whereas his chalet in the Swiss resort of Gstaad was $38 million.
Back in March 2009, the billionaire sold his worth for the worth of £57 million after his wife refused to move in. Currently, he, along with his wife, Fabiana, resides in an extravagant house on Chelsea Square in London.
The billionaire owns a Petara Yacht that costs around $35 million. The yacht was named after his daughters Patra and Tamara. Not only this, but he also owns Dassault Falcon 7X private jet that accommodates 14 passengers. The price of the jet is $40 million.
Back in December 2019, thieves stole jewelry for worth $60 million from Tamara’s Kensington home. His daughter Petra is the owner of the famous Manor. She once kept it for sale for $200 million. On the other side, his daughter owns a $70 million worth of villa in London.
Who Is He Married To? His Divorce Settlement
The business tycoon is married twice. He was first married to Slavica Ecclestone. The former couple tied the knot in 1985, and later divorced in 2009. They were married for 23 years and welcomed two kids together.
The former duo first filed for divorce in 2008, and their divorce was finalized on 11th March, in the following year. Their divorce was settled with her received around $1 billion to $1.5 billion, making her the richest woman in history.
Three years after the divorce, in April, he announced his engagement with Fabian Flosi, who is 47 years younger than her. They also married in the same year.
While pandemic corona has brought a massive buzz on the internet, Bernie is all set to become a father at the age of 89. The duo is expecting a son in July.