Ben Francis is mostly known for his Gymshark Ltd. Company. Gymshark is luxury apparel for Gym and Yoga goers. The question is circulating around the web, how much is Ben Francis worth?
Founder of Gymshark Ben Francis has an estimated net worth of $15 million, as of 2022. Ben gathers most of his fortune through Gymshark. Some people assume he is already a billionaire. But this handsome hunk has the capability to achieve that figure in the coming years.
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 by 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 on 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.
Ben Francis: At a Glance
|Date of Birth
|June 6, 1992
|England, United Kingdom
|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 running jackets backpacks to gift cards via his Gymshark.
Ben along with his group mates, made Gymshark an online selling platform. Their products were highly admired on 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 operates 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.