Sunday Times Rich List 2019

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The Sunday Times Rich List 2019 is the 31st annual survey of the wealthiest people resident in the United Kingdom, published by The Sunday Times on 12 May 2019.[1]

The List was edited by Robert Watts who succeeded long-term compiler Philip Beresford in 2017.

The List was previewed in the previous week's Sunday Times and widely reported by other media.[2][3]

Top 15 fortunes[edit]

2019[4] Name Citizenship Source of wealth 2018[5]
Rank Net worth
GB£ bn
Rank Net worth
GB£ bn
01 Increase £22.00 Increase Sri and Gopi Hinduja  United Kingdom[6][7] Industry and finance 2 £20.64
02 Increase £18.66 Increase David and Simon Reuben  United Kingdom Property and Internet 4 £15.09
03 Decrease £18.15 Decrease Sir Jim Ratcliffe  United Kingdom Industry (Ineos) 1 £21.05
04 Decrease £14.37 Decrease Sir Len Blavatnik  United States Investment, music and media 3 £15.26
05 Increase £12.60 Increase Sir James Dyson and family  United Kingdom Industry (Dyson) 12 £9.50
06 Increase £12.26 Increase Kirsten Rausing and Jörn Rausing  Sweden Inheritance and investment (Tetra Pak) 7 £10.85
07 Decrease £12.00 Increase Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken and Michel de Carvalho  Netherlands Inheritance, banking, brewing (Heineken) 6 £11.10
08 Steady £11.34 Increase Alisher Usmanov  Russia Mining and investment 8 £10.56
09 Increase 11.22 Increase Roman Abramovich  Russia Oil and industry 13 £9.33
10 Steady £10.90 Steady Mikhail Fridman [New Entry]  Russia Industry
11 Decrease £10.67 Decrease Lakshmi Mittal and family  India Steel 5 £14.66
12 Increase £10.57 Increase Anil Agarwal  India Mining 74 £1.85
13 Decrease £10.50 Increase Guy Weston, Galen Weston Jr., George G. Weston and family  Canada &  United Kingdom Retailing 9 £10.05
14 Decrease £10.10 Increase The 7th Duke of Westminster and Grosvenor family  United Kingdom Inheritance and property 10 £9.96
15 Decrease £9.71 Increase Ernesto and Kirsty Bertarelli   Switzerland &  United Kingdom Pharmaceuticals 11 £9.66

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Watts, Robert, ed. (12 May 2019). "The Rich List: Rich prepare to flee Corbyn's Britain". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  2. ^ BBC News: Ed Sheeran tops Adele as Stormzy joins Sunday Times Rich List
  3. ^ Guardian: Rory McIlroy tops UK's richest young sports star list for third year running
  4. ^ Watts, Robert, ed. (12 May 2019). "The Rich List: Rich prepare to flee Corbyn's Britain". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  5. ^ Watts, Robert, ed. (13 May 2018). "The Rich List: At last, the self-made triumph over old money". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 13 May 2018.
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