Jordan Belfort vs Leonardo Del Vecchio

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$100 Million
Net worth 2018
$22.33 Billion
Writers
Industry
Fashion and Retail
The Bronx
Residence
Milan, Italy
United States
Country
Italy
09/07/1962
BirthDay
22/05/1935
1.70 m
Height
Children
6
American University
Education
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2015

He will embark on a live world tour in 2015 and lecturing on motivational topics

2008

Jordan published his international bestselling memoir titled ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ in 2008 where he used his nickname as the memoir’s title

2005

They were formally divorced in the year 2005 and the couple’s children live with Belfort at present

1992

The United States ‘Securities and Exchange Commission’ decided to bring an end to the devious stock operation of ‘Stratton Oakmont’ in 1992 and claimed that the company had been manipulating stock prices and defrauded investors

1987

Belfort put his selling expertise to use in a different field altogether when he commenced his work in a brokerage firm, in 1987

1962

Jordan Belfort was born on 9th July, 1962 in New York City to Max and Leah Belfort and was raised in modest apartment in Bayside, Queens

2018

As of January 2018, Del Vecchio was estimated by Forbes to have a net worth of $21

2003

They went looking for more retail companies, acquiring Sydney-based OPSM in 2003, Pearle Vision in 2004, Surfeyes in 2006, and Cole National in 2004

1990

The listing enhanced the company’s ability to acquire other brands, starting with Italian brand Vogue in 1990, Persol and US Shoe Corporation (LensCrafters) in 1995, Ray-Ban in 1999 and Sunglass Hut, Inc

1988

A licensing deal with the designer Giorgio Armani was settled in 1988

1981

In 1981 the company set up its first international subsidiary, in Germany

1974

In 1974, he acquired Scarrone, a distribution company

1967

In 1967, he started selling complete eyeglass frames under the Luxottica brand, and in 1971 he entered the contract manufacturing business

1961

So in 1961 he moved to Agordo in the province of Belluno, which is home to most of the Italian eyewear industry

1947

9 billion, making him the second richest man in Italy, and the 47th richest person in the world

1935

Leonardo Del Vecchio was born in 1935 in Milan, Italy, to an impoverished family