James Robert Frederick Stunt is a British billionaire who was born on January 21 in 1982. He amassed his vast wealth through mining, gaming, art, wine, and automobiles. He is a zealous collector of wine.
In America, he has the largest collection of Petrus wine. He also has huge collections of Romanee-Conti and Le Pin wines. His Petrus collection ranges between 1900 and 2008. Lord Linley is responsible for making a special temperature-controlled wine cabinet for his Petrus wine collection. Apart from this, he also owns 6 vintages of Chateau Lafitte Rothschild from the late 19th century. Currently, he is a private financier.
James Stunt Family Profile
Let us look at the glamorous family profile of James Stunt.
Stunt Parents – Lorraine and Geoffrey Stunt
His father, Geoffrey is a publishing director and his mother’s name is Lorraine. Stunt had a rather middle-class upbringing at Virginia Water in Surrey.
There is not much information about Stunt’s siblings.
Stunt Spouse – Petra Ecclestone (Current)
Born – December 1988
Petra Ecclestone is the younger daughter of erstwhile Armani model Slavica and Formula One owner, Bernie Ecclestone. She was born in Westminster, London and attended two schools – Trevor-Roberts School and Francis Holland School. Reportedly, she was offered a seat at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design but she did not take it up. She created a menswear label Form at the age of 19. However, it was liquidated after 14 months. In 2011, she released a line of accessories called Stark. She also plans to put out a collection of footwear and open a shop in Los Angeles.
Petra married Stunt on 27th August, 2011 at a medieval castle in Bracciano, Italy. The entire cost of the wedding is £12 million. Petra wore a wedding dress worth £80,000.
Children of James Stunt and Petra Ecclestone
In 2013, Stunt and Petra welcomed their first child, daughter Lavinia in the United Kingdom.
Stunt Family Net Worth
Stunt is said to be worth between $5 billion and $7 billion. He had never given an interview and fiercely maintains his privacy. In 2013, he bought a Van Dyck painting for £12.5 million. Recently, he bought a Marc Quinn sculpture made of solid gold for $12.1 million dollars, called “Self.”
Stunt has a huge collection of cars – 3 Lamborghinis, 5 Rolls Royces, 2 Mercedes Gullwings, an AC Cobra, and a Ferrari 250 LM. He has begun dealing in the art market with artwork by Oscar Murillo, Lucian Smith, and Michael Manning.