Christopher Portman, 10th Viscount Portman

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Viscount Portman

Christopher Edward Berkeley Portman, 10th Viscount Portman (born 30 July 1958) is a British peer and property developer.

Portman estate[edit]

Viscount Portman and family ranked 33rd in the Sunday Times Rich List 2005 and 40th in the 2006 list, with an estimated personal fortune of £1,200m.

His fortune comes from his 110-acre (0.45 km2) central London inheritance, called the Portman estate, which is spending £40 million on an investment programme that includes the development of a shopping area, Portman Village.

Portman's other assets include shares in commercial properties in New York and Florida.

Marriage and family[edit]

Portman's heir is his oldest son, the Hon. Luke Henry Oliver Berkeley Portman (b. 1984) from his first marriage to Caroline Steenson.

He has two further sons, Matthew and Daniel from his second marriage to the Brazilian Patricia Martins Pim in 1987. [1]

Arms[edit]

Arms of Christopher Portman, 10th Viscount Portman
Coronet
A Coronet of a Viscount
Crest
1st: a Talbot sejant Or; 2nd: a Unicorn passant Gules armed and crined Or
Escutcheon
Quarterly: 1st and 4th, Or a Fleurs-de-lis Azure (Portman); 2nd and 3rd, Gules a Chevron Ermine between ten Crosses Patée Argent six in chief and four in base (Berkeley)
Supporters
Dexter: a Savage wreathed about the head and waist with Ivy in his dexter hand a Club resting on the shoulder proper; Sinister: a Talbot Or
Motto
A Clean Heart and a Cheerful Spirit

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External links[edit]

Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Edward Henry Berkeley Portman
Viscount Portman
1999–present
Incumbent