Paul Kemsley is a businessman from the United Kingdom. He is a property developer and has served as the chairman of the American soccer club, New York Cosmos. Kemsley is also the former Vice-Chairman of Tottenham Hotspur, which is a Premier League football club. He began his career when he was just 17 and is known to be an aggressive person in property business. Here is a quick summary of Paul Kemsley’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Paul Kemsley Early Life
Paul Zeital Kemsley was born on 17 August 1967, in Stanmore, England, United Kingdom.
He went to Rayners Lane, Harrow’s Atholl School. When he was 15 years old, Kemsley used to work at John Paul Menswear on Saturdays. This allowed him to meet Mike Ashley. Together, they used to play darts for money during afternoons.
Paul Kemsley was first married to Loretta Gold. They are the parents of three children and used to live in Radlett, Hertfordshire. They divorced each other, and his wife returned to London along with her children. In 2015, he got married to reality television personality Dorit Kemsley. His wife appears in ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’.
He maintains good friendships with Lord Sugar, David Pearl, Mike Ashley, and Sir Philip Green. Kemsley has two children with his current wife named Jagger and Phoenix.
Paul Kemsley Career, Awards & Achievement
Paul Kemsley started his career in 1984 when he was only 17. He left school to work as a junior surveyor in Gross Fine. From 1985 – 1992, he worked in Ross Jaye, which is a real estate firm. After leaving there, he joined Sports Direct for Ashley.
In 1995, he formed Rock Joint Ventures Ltd, along with Joe Lewis and Daniel Levy. The company was a developer and investor of both residential and commercial properties. It also had its own private hedge fund which had stakes in other companies.
In 2001, Kelmsley became the director as well as the Vice-Chairman of Tottenham Hotspur. He held the position till 2007. During that time, he helped the club for a better financial position. His company Rock Joint Ventures was in administration in 2009. In 2012, the FAS fined him of £500,000.
He has played a role in the partnership of ENIC and Levy. From 2005 to 2008, Kelmsley has appeared in the UK version of the reality television series ‘The Apprentice’.
In property business, he has successfully bought many properties and set up an office in London. He has teamed with many online operators like AIM-quoted FUN Technologies, Party Gaming, and Betex for successful investments.
In 2010, Kemsley led the soccer club New York Cosmos. He served as the chairman of the club until October 2011. It was announced that he will be appearing in ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ in 2016.
Awards & Achievements
Paul Kemsley is a very successful businessman. Although he has not received an award he is very active in his profession. We can certainly expect to see him with an award someday.
Net Worth of Paul Kemsley
The estimated net worth of Paul Kemsley is more than $60 million. Thanks to his career as a successful businessman that he is able to inherit this money. In 2008, his net worth was an estimated £180 million and he has also made many donations for charity. He has appeared on television and has been in the top positions of two leading sports club. Additionally, Paul Kemsley owns the Nixxi Entertainment agency. He is a talent manager and manages popular pop star Boy George.
Paul Kemsley is one of the most famous businessmen in the world. He is in his profession since he was a teenager. He is an influential person who made good success in his life. Such was his craze for work, that he even left his school.