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Odd Reitan is a Norwegian businessman. He is into wholesaler and retail franchiser of the Reitan Group or Reitangruppen. He is the co-owner and CEO of the Reitan Group of five important businesses. It comprises of REMA 1000, Reitan Convenience, Uno-X, Reitan Eiendom [real estate] and Reitan Kapital. Over the years, Group has expanded to Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. The Reitan Group is owned by Odd Reitan and sons, Ole Robert Reitan and Magnus Reitan. Personal Life of Odd Odd Reitan was born on 11th...

Ivan Glasenberg is a Swiss businessman. Earlier, he has taken citizenships of Australia and South America. Currently, Ivan is the Chief Executive Officer of Glencore International PLC, one of the world’s largest commodity trading Companies. In addition, he is the board member of the mining Companies Xstrata PLC and Minara Resources Ltd. Ivan Glasenberg is a Swiss businessman. He earned his Glasenberg’s fortune. This was from 8.4% stake in Glencore, the world’s biggest commodities trader (2016 Annual Report). Initially,...

Zhang Zhidong is also called Tony Zhang. He is a Chinese business in the Computer Science industry. Zhang Zhidong was one of the co-founders of Tencent Holdings Ltd in Shenzhen, China. He worked there as the Chief Technology Officer and Executive Director. Tencent Holdings Ltd. is a China social and Internet heavyweight. It excels in making free messaging services that attracted billions of users. Zhang Zhidong worked for Tencent for sixteen years until he resigned in September 2014. After that, not much is known about Zhang Zhidong. Personal...

Wei Jianjun is a Chinese businessman. He is currently the Chairman of the Great Wall Motors, the largest Chinese SUV manufacturer. He had taken over the debt-infested Company in 1990 when he was twenty six years. Wei converted the same Company to the Great Wall Automobile Industry Company. Early Life and Education Wei Jianjun was born in 1964. He moved to Baoding, Hebei, China and has his resident there. His father left the People’s Liberation Army to start his business in industrial equipment. Wei dropped out of University to...

Gautam Adani  is an Indian billionaire businessman. He is the Chairman and founder of Adani Group that deals with various sectors. Businesses include coal trading, coal mining, oil gas exploration, gas distribution, power generation and transmission. Also, ports, logistics, agriculture and edible oils. Gautam Adani is known to be very close with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Modi had offered Adani several big projects which came into question when Modi was Gujarat’s Chief Minister. Adani has made himself much due to the...

Marc Rowan is another cofounder of Apollo Global Management. This is a private equity Company that is worth billions of US dollars. The Apollo Global Management firm became public in 2011. Marc sold a large number of shares. It was more than the other fellow founders – Leon Black and Joshua Harris. Marc Rowan used the cash to commence a billion dollar family investment firm named RWN Management. This firm would specialise in purchasing a series of real estate. Early Life and Education Marc Rowan was born on 19th August 1962 to...

William Edward “Bill” Haslam is an American politician and businessman. He is the 49th and present Governor of Tennessee. Bill is a member of the Republican Party. In 2010, he was elected as the Governor and sworn in on 15th January 2011. Early Life and Education of Bill Bill was born on 23rd August 1958 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Bill was one of the three children. Bill attended Webb School of Knoxville, where he was active in the Christian group Young Life (from 2011). He graduated with BA in History from Emory University...

American Joshua Harris is one of the senior managing directors of Apollo Global Management. This is one of the world’s largest alternative investment firms founded by Josh, Leon Black and Mark Rowan. Joshua owns New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League, Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association. Joshua owns 18% stake in Crystal Palace FC of the English Premier League. Personal Life of Joshua In 1965, Joshua “Josh” Harris was born to a Jewish family. He was raised in Chevy Chase, Maryland. He attended...

David was born in Los Angeles, California, U.S. on 27th November 1942. He is one of the top billionaires in America and the Co-founder of TPG Capital. He was born to a Jewish Family and took graduation from Washington University in Phi Beta Kappa in 1963. In 1966 he went to Harvard Law School to pursue his graduation in Magna Cum Laude. Before starting TPG he was working with Arnold and Porter, a law firm in 1992. His principles of working were the base foundation that created the TPG Corporation. David had been a part of many firms...

Tom Benson is a well known American businessman, NFL team owner, NBA team owner, and philanthropist. He commenced working as a bookkeeper at a Chevrolet dealership in New Orleans. Later, he began his own businesses in auto dealership, local banks and eventually sports teams. He bought Saints (NFL) and Pelicans (NBA). Personal Life of Tom Benson Thomas Milton Benson was born on 12th July 1927 in New Orleans, Louisiana. His parents are Thomas Benson Sr. and Carmen Benson; both deceased. After St. Aloysius (1944), he served in the US Navy....

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