Henry Engelhardt

About Henry Engelhardt

Who is it?: Chief Executive Officer, Admiral Group plc
Birth Day: January 17, 1958
Birth Place: Cardiff, United Kingdom, United States
Birth Sign: Aquarius
Residence: Cardiff, Wales
Alma mater: University of Michigan INSEAD
Occupation: Businessman
Years active: 1979–present
Title: Chief executive, Admiral Group plc
Term: 2004–2016
Successor: David Stevens, CBE
Spouse(s): Diane Brière de l'Isle
Children: 4

Henry Engelhardt Net Worth

Henry Engelhardt was bornon January 17, 1958 in Cardiff, United Kingdom, United States, is Chief Executive Officer, Admiral Group plc. The son of a Chicago meat-packer, Henry Engelhardt aspired to be a journalist before turning to entrepreneurship. He started insurance company Admiral Group in 1993. The Welsh company offers car and home insurance in the U. K. and was behind the country's first online insurance price comparison website. Based in Cardiff, U.K., Admiral also has operations in Spain, France, Italy, and the U.S. Its American brands include Elephant Auto Insurance and Comparenow.com. Admiral is known for its lighthearted, employee-friendly culture; its Ministry of Fun organizes events for all staff members, such as dress-up days, rock band contests and surfing trips. Engelhardt stepped down as CEO in May 2016, but said he will still be involved in the company in some capacity. He and his wife, Diane, started Moondance Foundation, and have donated 6.5 million Admiral shares in the last 4 years.
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💰 Net worth: $1.15 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2011 $1.1 Billion
2014 $1.1 Billion
2015 $1.1 Billion
2016 $1.1 Billion
2017 $1.1 Billion
2018 $1.21 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1958

Henry Engelhardt was born on January 17, 1958 in Chicago. He was educated at the University of Michigan, and has a joint degree in journalism and radio, television and film. He followed his French girlfriend (now wife) to Europe where he studied for an MBA at Insead.

1993

In 1993, he launched Admiral Group. In 1999, he led a management buy out of the Business which has since become a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

2012

In September 2012, the Engelhardt family owned more than 14% of Admiral Group.