Arne Wilhelmsen

About Arne Wilhelmsen

Birth Year: 1929
Birth Place: Oslo, Norway, Norway
Residence: Oslo, Norway
Alma mater: Harvard University
Occupation: Businessman
Known for: co-founder of Royal Caribbean Cruises
Spouse(s): married
Children: 3
Relatives: Gjert Wilhelmsen (brother)

Arne Wilhelmsen Net Worth

Arne Wilhelmsen was bornon 1929 in Oslo, Norway, Norway. Arne Wilhelmsen launched Royal Caribbean Cruises in 1969. Over the years, it pioneered many innovations including the first cruise line to offer rock climbing, ice skating and surfing at sea. It's now one of the largest cruise ship companies in the world with a fleet of 25. The Harvard grad retired more than a decade ago, with his son Alex taking his place on the Royal Caribbean board of directors in 2003. He also shifted most of the ownership to his three sons. Wilhelmsen pocketed at least $500 million in 2008 when China Oilfield Services acquired Awilco Offshore, in which he had 40% stake, for $2.5 billion. He and his family also own one of Norway's biggest property developers, Linstow.
Arne Wilhelmsen is a member of Logistics

💰 Net worth: $3.3 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2009 $1 Billion
2010 $1.5 Billion
2011 $2.1 Billion
2012 $1.6 Billion
2013 $1.6 Billion
2014 $2 Billion
2015 $2.4 Billion
2016 $2.1 Billion
2017 $2.8 Billion
2018 $3.59 Billion

Some Arne Wilhelmsen images

Biography/Timeline

1929

Arne Wilhelmsen was born in June 1929, and has a bachelor's degree from Harvard University.