Richard Branson is an investor, business magnate and philanthropist. He is the Founder of the Virgin Group. He has started more than 400 companies, including over 60 current businesses serving more than 60 million customers worldwide. These Virgin companies include more than 71,000 staff in 35 countries and generate $24 billion in annual revenue – and growing.
Richard has more than 30 million followers on social media and blogs daily on issues ranging from business tips to climate change, adventure to the war on drugs. He has been named the UK’s number one Twitter user, the world’s most social CEO and the world’s most followed person on LinkedIn.