Ben Francis is mostly known for his Gymshark Ltd. Company. This young English entrepreneur owns a net worth of $15 million.
Talk about Gymshark, this is one of the fastest-growing brands which sells sportswear and accessories for both men & women in the UK. In the 2018 fiscal year, the brand’s revenue was around $120 million.
Besides, this 6ft 2in entrepreneur created several websites and iPhone apps. His websites sold license plates. He earned a lot creating four iPhone apps where two apps were about fitness. Francis launched a social media website though it failed due to low traffic.
Ben is best known in social media for his Gymshark brand. His Gymshark brand has over 2.6 million followers on Instagram & 1.5 million fans on Twitter and Facebook.
Net Worth: $15 Million
Ben Francis: At a Glance
|Net Worth||$15 million|
|Date of Birth||June 6, 1992|
|Birth Place||England, United Kingdom|
|Height||6ft 2in (1.88m)|
On June 6, 1992, Ben was born in England, UK. He hardly shared about his family. Ben studied business and management from Aston University, Birmingham.
At an early age, Ben worked as a pizza delivery boy. For two consecutive years, Ben worked hard. His grandmother inspired him highly.
Later on, Ben was able to set his business in his parents’ garage and made an impact on social media.
Besides, Francis took a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. This successful young entrepreneur is currently living in Birmingham, UK.
In 2012, Ben Francis started his professional career founding Gymshark in his parents’ garage. He along with his friends founded this brand through hard labor.
At the age of 19, Ben worked as a night pizza delivery boy. After working for two consecutive years, Ben was able to manage a handsome fund.
Later on, Ben along with his friends started selling t-shirts to running jackets and backpacks to gift cards via his Gymshark.
Ben along with his group mates, made Gymshark an online selling platform. Their products were highly admired in social media. Thus, Gymshark was able to earn over 2.6 million Instagram followers and 1.5+ million fans on Twitter and Facebook.
Besides, Ben introduced his name as a programmer. He developed a website and launched iPhone apps. His apps and works were about fitness.
In 2014, the brand Gymshark owned a revenue of $300k. Four years later, the revenue became $120 million. Now the group operating ten international markets. Ben worked as a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Gymshark in 2012-2017. Now he is the Chief Brand Officer of Gymshark.
According to Forbes, in the 2017 fiscal year, the revenue of Gymshark was $50 million. In the following year, the revenue became $120 million. Currently, the graph is indicating the half-billion mark approx.
Though Ben hardly shared his family and personal info, he dated Robin Gallant. She is a Canadian fitness model. Gallant works for the Gymshark band as well.
Gaining popularity numerous businessmen set their eyes on Gymshark. According to Sky News, the investors are Inflexion Private Equity, General Atlantic, TSG partners, and L Cattertonare.