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George Thompson (shipowner)

George Thompson was a Scottish Liberal politician who was The Lord Provost of Aberdeen and MP for city. He was also the founder of the Aberdeen Line shipping company.

                                               

Hans Thoresen

Hans Thoresen was a Norwegian timber merchant and ship-owner in Christiania, Norway. He became a burgher in Christiania in 1790 and built a large timber business in the city. He was born at Degrum in the parish of Enebakk in Akershus, Norway. He ...

                                               

Karen Toller

Karen Toller was a Norwegian estate owner and ship owner. She was born in Tonsberg; the daughter of Niels Toller c.1624–1676 and Kirsten Andersdatter Tonsberg, and a granddaughter of merchant and Mayor of Christiania Niels Toller d. 1642 She was ...

                                               

Carl Maddox Sport Management Award

                                               

Jack Bendat

Jack Bendat is an American-born Australian businessman and owner of the Perth Wildcats basketball team. He was previously involved in construction and media businesses with longtime business partner, Kerry Stokes, but is now involved in philanthr ...

                                               

Ken Davy

Ken Davy is an English businessman. He is the chairman of the rugby league club Huddersfield Giants and former chairman of football club Huddersfield Town.

                                               

Bernard Guasch

Bernard Guasch is a French former rugby league player, who played as stand-off and the current CEO of the Super League and French Rugby League Championship team, the Catalans Dragons and has been since their formation in 2001.

                                               

Marwan Koukash

Marwan Koukash is a businessman and racehorse owner whose horses have won races including the Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, Cesarewitch Handicap, City and Suburban Handicap, Ayr Gold Cup and Chester Cup. He was also the owner of Salford Red Devi ...

                                               

Ian Lenagan

Ian Lenagan is a business entrepreneur, theatre producer and shareholder of London Broncos, chairman and owner of Wigan Warriors, and former owner of Oxford United F.C. In 2016 he was appointed Chairman of the Football League.

                                               

List of owners of English football clubs

This is a list of the current owners of English football clubs, as well as their estimated net worth and source of wealth. Only shareholders with a significant interest are listed.

                                               

List of NRL club owners

                                               

List of professional wrestling promoters in the United States

This section lists notable professional wrestling promoters, especially those of the "Farmer" Burns-Frank Gotch and "Gold Dust Trio"-eras, active prior to the formation of the National Wrestling Alliance NWA in 1948. Dark Red indicates founding m ...

                                               

Simon Moran

Simon James Moran is a concert promoter in the United Kingdom, managing director of SJM Concerts, director of the Academy Music Group of venues and owner of the Warrington Wolves Rugby League team. Simon Morans company co-owns the T in the Park a ...

                                               

Phil Murphy

Philip Dunton Murphy is an American financier, diplomat and Democratic Party politician who has been the 56th governor of New Jersey since January 2018. Murphy served as the United States Ambassador to Germany from 2009 to 2013, during which time ...

                                               

Adam Pearson (sports executive)

Adam Pearson is the owner of Hull F.C. rugby league club, and Executive Director of Leeds United. He is the former chairman of English association football club Derby County, Chairman and Head of Football Operations at Hull City and a former memb ...

                                               

Tom Penn

Tom Penn is an American sports executive who is currently the president and co-owner of Major League Soccers Los Angeles Football Club. Penn is also an NBA TV analyst, former NBA executive and co-founder of the Sports Leadership Institute.

                                               

Mike Shanahan (ice hockey)

Michael Shanahan was a businessman, defense contractor, and part-owner of an American professional hockey franchise, the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League, from 1986 through 1990. He grew up as a son of a truck driver in University Ci ...

                                               

Igor Simcic

Igor Simcic is a Slovenian sports businessman, winemaker, and owner of the yacht Esimit Europa 2, which in 2010 won all attended regattas, including the 42nd Barcolana regatta sailing race. Simcic is, representing his work as aimed towards promot ...

                                               

James Spenceley

James Spenceley is an Australian investor entrepreneur and company director. He is the founder of Vocus Communications and an active Venture Capital investor. He is also the Chairman of Airtasker and Chairman of Silver Heritage Group. Spenceley i ...

                                               

List of Super League rugby league club owners

                                               

Allen Harvey Woodward

Allan Harvey "Rick" Woodward was an American businessman and baseball team owner. Woodward began serving as the general superintendent of the Woodward Iron Company in 1899. Following his fathers death, he became the companys president in 1918. Wo ...

                                               

Gary K. Adams

Gary K. Adams is the former president and CEO of Chemical Market Associates Inc. and chief chemical advisor for its successor IHS Markit. He serves on the board of directors of Phillips 66, and Trecora Resources. He has been a board member of Wes ...

                                               

Adetola Nola

Adetola Rilwan Nola is a Nigerian entrepreneur, and real estate investor. He is the founder and chief executive officer of Veritasi Homes and Properties Limited. He founded and runs Nola Travels, a travel brand providing travel service to differe ...

                                               

Jasmine Anteunis

Jasmine Anteunis is a French entrepreneur who co-founded Recast.AI. Anteunis first studied arts at the Institut Superieur des Arts Appliques and Ecole Superieure dArt dAix-en-Provence before joining the first edition of 42. At the end of her trai ...

                                               

Eve Ash

Eve Ash is a Melbourne-based psychologist, motivational speaker, filmmaker, author and entrepreneur. Eve is the CEO and founder of Seven Dimensions and co-created the Cutting Edge Communication Comedy series starring Erin Brown and Emmy-award win ...

                                               

Ayisha Fuseini

Ayisha Fuseini is Ghanaian social entrepreneur. Ayisha is the founder and CEO of Asheba Enterprise registered in 2013 in Ghana, working with over 600 women in rural communities in Tamale; Northern region. She established a processing center that ...

                                               

Haidar Bagir

Haidar Bagir is an Indonesian entrepreneur, philanthropist, author, lecturer, and the president director of the Mizan Group. His latest book is Islam: The Faith of Love and Happiness published by Kube Publishing.

                                               

Petra Barran

Petra Barran is a British entrepreneur and the Founder of the London street food collective KERB. In 2005 Barran began her street food career selling chocolate out of an old ice cream van. She has since transformed Londons street food scene. As o ...

                                               

Hector Barreto, Sr.

Hector Vincent Carrillo Barreto Sr. was a Kansas City entrepreneur. He was an advocate for the political and economic growth of Mexican-Americans and Latinos. Barreto Sr. was a founder of the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and served ...

                                               

Ole Peder Bertelsen

Ole Peder Bertelsen was a Danish-born oil trader and a London fashion trade entrepreneur. In 1985, he brought Ralph Lauren’s brand to England. He was the son of a horse dealer and was born in the seaport of Esbjerg on the Jutland Peninsula on Nov ...

                                               

Simon Birrell

Simon Birrell is a British entrepreneur, technologist and film maker. He was part of the team that invented ambient intelligence and who, with Eli Zelkha, coined the term.

                                               

John J. Bowen Jr.

John J. Bowen Jr. is an American entrepreneur and the founder and CEO of CEG Worldwide. He is known for his financial services publications to the public including, The Prudent Investors Guide to Beating Wall Street at Its Own Game, and Breaking ...

                                               

Ritika Dutt

Ritika Dutt is a Canadian entrepreneur. She is the CEO and co-founder of the legal artificial intelligence company Botler AI. In December 2019, Dutt was named as one of Forbes 30 Under 30 in the 2020 Law and Policy List.

                                               

Liz Earle

Susan Elizabeth Earle MBE is a British writer, TV presenter and entrepreneur. She has written over 35 books on beauty, nutrition and wellbeing and is regularly seen on ITV’s This Morning. She is the founder of Liz Earle Wellbeing, a bi-monthly ma ...

                                               

Eduardo della Maggiora

Eduardo della Maggiora is a Chilean triathlete and businessman. He is a two-time world champion runner-up in his category at the Ironman 70.3 World Championships, as well as a three-time finisher of the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii. In 2 ...

                                               

Melina Georgousakis

Melina Georgousakis is the founder of Franklin Women, an Australian womens organisation for women working in health and medical careers. This organisation has enabled many Early Career Researchers to connect with mentors, as well as learn skills ...

                                               

Rajiv Ghatalia

Rajiv Ghatalia is an Indian venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He works on the board of Clean Power Finance and is the president and founder of Hennessey Capital LLC. Ghatalia was also co-head of investment banking for the Asia ...

                                               

Susan Gilbert

Susan Gilbert is an American author, publisher, entrepreneur and consultant. Susan is known for her unique marketing campaign and strategy for coffee shops in 1990s. She was called for an interview by CNBC for investing in the coffee bars in the ...

                                               

Gemma Godfrey

Gemma Godfrey is a wealth manager and entrepreneur. She founded Moola, an online investment service in the UK, and was hired as Arnold Schwarzeneggers adviser on the US edition of "The Apprentice" in 2016. She was selected as one of BBCS 100 Wome ...

                                               

Amit Goffer

Amit Goffer is an inventor and serial entrepreneur and is regarded as one of the pioneers of the exoskeleton industry. He is the chief technology officer and president of UPnRIDE Robotics Ltd. He received his B.Sc. from Technion-Israel Institute ...

                                               

Indiana Gregg

Indiana Gregg is a singer-songwriter and tech entrepreneur living in Lenzie near Glasgow, Scotland. Her music contains elements of pop, soul and folk. Releases include featured artist on Kool & the Gangs "The Hits Reloaded" where she performed th ...

                                               

James Hay (entrepreneur)

James Jim Hay is a Scottish born entrepreneur. He is the Chairman of Dubai-based JMH Group – a private family business operating in the construction and high end luxury goods markets. According to The Sunday Times Rich List in 2019, he is worth £ ...

                                               

George H. Hermann

George H. Hermann was an entrepreneur based in Houston, Texas. He served the Confederacy in the American Civil War. He was a dealer in wood products and cattle. He invested in real estate and was an early investor in oilfields around Humble, Texa ...

                                               

Rolando Hourruitiner

Rolando Hourruitiner is a business professional and entrepreneur; focusing mainly in sports & entertainment, media, digital, mobile and hospitality. Hourruitiner is a former basketball player, coach and sports agent with extensive international e ...

                                               

Lamar Hunt Jr.

Lamar Hunt Jr. is an American businessman and sports promoter. Lamar is president and owner of the Kansas City Mavericks professional hockey team. He is the son of Lamar Hunt, grandson of oil tycoon H. L. Hunt, and part of the founding and operat ...

                                               

Iddris Sandu

Iddris Sandu was raised in Harbor City, Los Angeles, California. He is a Ghanaian architectural technologist. He was born in Accra, Ghana, and raised in Compton in Los Angeles, California. He created the world’s first smart retail store experienc ...

                                               

Uduak Isong

Uduak Isong Oguamanam is a Nigerian Nollywood scriptwriter, producer and entrepreneur based in Lagos, Nigeria. She is best known for the comedy films Okon Lago s and its sequel Okon Goes To School, Lost In London, and Desperate Housegirls. Fallin ...

                                               

Jayso

Paul "Jayso" Nuamah Donkor is a Ghanaian rapper, record producer, singer, songwriter and entrepreneur. After 10 years in the music industry as a rapper and producer, Jayso gained more attention following his work on Sarkodies second single, Borga ...

                                               

Mary Jesse

Mary Jesse is an American technology and media executive, entrepreneur, strategist, inventor, professional electrical engineer, author, and wireless pioneer. Jesse was a co-founder of AT&Ts project Angel where she served as a Vice-President a ...

                                               

Imran Khan (businessman)

Imran Khan is a technology executive, entrepreneur and investor. He is the Chief Strategy Officer of the American multinational technology and social media company Snap Inc., where he helped lead the company to IPO as well as build up the operati ...

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