Farhad Moshiri

About Farhad Moshiri

Birth Day: May 18, 1955
Birth Place: Monaco, Monaco, United Kingdom
Birth Sign: Gemini
Residence: Monaco
Citizenship: British
Alma mater: University College London
Occupation: Shareholder of Everton Shareholder of USM Holdings Shareholder of MegaFon Shareholder of Metalloinvest
Spouse(s): Nazenin Ansari (ex-wife)
Children: 2

Farhad Moshiri Net Worth

Farhad Moshiri was bornon May 18, 1955 in Monaco, Monaco, United Kingdom. Iranian-British businessman and investor Farhad Moshiri bought a nearly 50% stake in British soccer club Everton in February 2016. To do the deal, the London resident sold his smaller stake in its soccer rival Arsenal to Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov, his partner in many deals and investments. An accountant by training, Moshiri once worked for such firms as Ernst & Young and Deloitte Touche. After meeting Usmanov in the early 90's, he became his minority partner in several projects. Alongside Usmanov, he has stakes in Russian mining and steel manufacturing giant Metalloinvest and Russian wireless operator Megafon.
Farhad Moshiri is a member of Diversified

💰 Net worth: $1.69 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2013 $2.8 Billion
2014 $2.9 Billion
2015 $2.1 Billion
2016 $1.8 Billion
2017 $2.3 Billion
2018 $1.85 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1979

Moshiri was born in Iran, and his parents left just before the revolution in 1979. Moshiri has said that his Father was "an army Doctor who trained as a pathologist and later became a senior military judge", and his mother "came from Iran's leading publishing house, Kayhan, which is now based in London." He was educated at University College London, and trained in the UK as a chartered certified accountant.

2007

Moshiri and longstanding Business partner Alisher Usmanov were co-owners of Red & White Holdings, which bought 14.65% of the shares in Arsenal F.C. from former club vice-chairman David Dein in August 2007. On 18 September 2007, Red and White Holdings increased their stake in Arsenal to 21%, and on 28 September 2007 to 23%, a week after Moshiri announced that he wanted at least a 25% holding in the football club. As of June 2012, Red and White Holdings have acquired at least 29.72%. Arsenal managing Director Keith Edelman told BBC Radio 5 Live, "They've said previously they are not going to make a bid for the company and they want to be long-term shareholders."

2016

In February 2016 it was announced that Moshiri had sold his stake in Arsenal Football Club to Red & White Holdings partner Usmanov in a bid to raise capital required to launch a takeover at Everton F.C. On 27 February, the club officially confirmed Moshiri's purchase of a 49.9% stake in the club, which was ratified two weeks later by the Premier League. He currently part owns Everton F.C.