Who is the richest between successful English writer and socialite Lady Colin Campbell and insightful businessman and entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne?
Lady C was raised as a boy, she’s an English actress, author now a celebrity after joining the popular reality show titled I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here.
She’s authored a couple of successful books and has earned quite an handsome fortune from her works.
Duncan Bannatyne is an author, but much of his wealth he gets from investments and businesses. Like several successful businesspeople, Duncan was born into a modest family with not too many resources, he struggled his way into becoming wealthy.
Who is Richer Between Duncan Bannatyne and Lady Campbell?
Duncan Bannatyne’s Net Worth
Bannatyne is a Scottish author, philanthropist, businessman and entrepreneur birthed as Duncan Walker Bannatyne on the 2nd of February, 1949, Clydebank, Scotland. Bannatyne has business interests in hotels, schools, properties, health, transport and the media.
Growing up for Duncan wasn’t easy, his family wasn’t the richest in the neighborhood and things were pretty much difficult to afford. To get himself the things needed to stay happy, he sold newspapers as a distributor, and was able to gather enough money to purchase himself a bicycle.
He was a second class mechanic and engineer in the Royal Navy for over a decade and was discharged from the arm after accusations of him threatening to push over the boat an officer came up. Duncan Bannatyne was well organized as a gentle man at age 20.
He moved to Jersey, started his business and along the line of being a busy businessperson in Jersey, he saw his first wife. His business was simple back then. He acquired an ice cream van with which he sold ice creams. Later on, he acquired more ice cream vans for the business of selling ice creams.
Years after, he sold the business to interested persons for £28,000 bucks, started a care home business venture. The father of 6 has been investing and gas garnered a lot millions of dollars over the past years. He has a calculated net worth of $236 million dollars (£175 million).
Lady Colin Campbell’s Net Worth
Lady C (Lady Colin Campbell) is an Jamaican-born English socialite, and author whose wealth originates largely from the books she had authored. A couple of Lady C’s books are “A Life Worth Living”, ” Daughter of Narcissus”, and “The Royal Marriages”. She was born as George William Ziadie on the 17th of August 1949, St. Andrew, Jamaica. Lady C studied at the Fashion Institute of Technology and worked as a model while she was still studying at the Institute.
She got wedded to Lord Colin Ivar Campbell on the 23rd of March, 1974. Lord Colin Ivar was of royal blood, he’s the younger son the eleventh Duke of Argyll’s who met George William Ziadie five days before they got married; a marriage that lasted not for long, ending after a year and two months.
The issues that led the duo separate ways was unclear and unannounced. Lady C went on to purchase Castle Goring, Worthing, England, for the sum of £700,000. Recently, Lady C was inducted in the reality TV show, “I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!”. She has an estimated net worth of $9 million dollars.