Len Buckeridge was bornon 15 June 1936 in Australia. Working until the day he died at 77 on March 12 Len Buckeridge was a model of the self-made man. Trained as an architect he founded his own building business in his home town of Perth, Australia. He then built the factories to supply the building business. Always with an eye on the next big deal he spent 10 years planning a private port to cut the cost of imported materials and permit the export of what he made. The port is unfinished business, as is a clear succession plan for the Buckeridge Group of Companies, Australia's third biggest home builder.
His estate was being contested in 2016, due to various family members going to the Western Australian supreme court by 22 parties in three separate proceedings
He died of a heart attack at his home on 11 March 2014, aged 77 years
In November 2012, he sued the Government of Western Australia for A$1 billion regarding a delay in construction on Cockburn Sound
Leonard Walter "Len" Buckeridge (15 June 1936 – 11 March 2014) was an Australian businessman known for founding the Buckeridge Group of Companies