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Johann Rupert Net Worth, Biography, Contact, Age, Wife, Children, other Facts


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Johann Rupert Net worth:
$5.9 billion

(April 2019) Source: Wikipedia

Net Worth

$5.9 Billion

Income Source Business, Philanthropy
Age June 1, 1950.  69 Years in 2019
Award 2009, University of Witwatersrand’s Management Excellence Award, among others.

According to Bloomberg, Johann Rupert’s wealth can buy

  • 5.26M troy ounces of gold
  • 113M barrels of crude oil
  • 0.036% of the GDP of the United States
  • 0.13% of the total wealth of the 500 richest people in the world
  • 1.77% of the top 100 U.S. college endowments
  • 111% of the top 200 U.S. executives’ total awarded compensation
  • 0.443% of U.S. existing home sales
  • 114,233 times the median U.S. household income

Who is Johann Rupert?

Johann Peter is a South African born business tycoon, New York career banker and serial entrepreneur. Johann is the Chairman of the Africa-based company Remgro and the Swiss-based luxury goods company Richemont. He was made CEO of Compagnie Financiere Richemont in 2010.

How old is Johann Rupert?

Johann was born on June 1, 1950, to the Rupert Family, in South Africa. Johann Rupert’s Age in 2019 is 69 years old.

Who are Johann Rupert’s Parents?

His father is Anton Rupert who is also a business mogul and his mother’s name is Huberte.

Forbes Magazine proclaimed Johann Rupert the second richest man in South Africa in her Forbes Rich List for 2019 even when they magazine disclosed that there is a decline in his wealth from US$7.3 billion to the current $5.9 billion.

Johann Rupert’s Wife

Johann is happily married to his lovely wife Gaynor Rupert and they have 3 children

Johann Rupert Children

  • Anton Rupert Jr. (Son)
  • Caroline Rupert (Daughter)
  • Hanneli Rupert (Daughter)

Johann Rupert Contact Details

General Information:
Chairman: Johann P Rupert
Company Secretary: Danielle Heynes
E-mail Address: [email protected]
Postal Address: PO Box 456, Stellenbosch, 7599
Internet Address:
Telephone: (021) 888-3000
Fax: (021) 888-3399

Johann Rupert Education and Life Facts

Rupert was schooled and bred in Stellenbosch. He is an attendee at Paul Roos Gymnasium and the University of Stellenbosch where he studied company law and economics. You will be surprised to know that Johann dropped out of taking up a carer path in Business in the year 2009.

In 2009, he also bagged the University of Witwatersrand’s Management Excellence Award and was appointed the Chancellor of Stellenbosch University the same year.

Despite, he was awarded an honorary doctorate in Economics by the university, not only from his home University he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree in Commerce by Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University. Rupert is more of a silent entrepreneur he rarely gives interviews and this made the Financial Times and Barron’s to declare him “reclusive” behavior that is common to most business magnate.

Johann being an economic expert forecasted the world economic crisis in 2006 which made the same Financial Times to also name him as “Rupert the Bear” due to his near predictions on the economy at that time.

Johan Rupert Foundation

As reported by NY Times The South African business luminary

established the Michelangelo Foundation in an effort to build networks of artisans, facilitate apprenticeships and promote Europe’s applied arts culture.

Johann Rupert Businesses

The business Mogul has several businesses under his belt, Johann is the Chairman of the Africa-based company Remgro and the Swiss-based luxury goods company Richemont. He was made CEO of Compagnie Financiere Richemont in 2010.

Where Does Johann Rupert Live?

Johann Rupert and his family live in his multimillion mansion in Cape Town.

Johann Rupert Car Collection

Johann has one of the finest car collections in the world dating as far back as 100 years

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