Who is Gretel Packer?
She is the daughter of the late media entrepreneur Kerry Packer. She was born in August 1965. She was married to Shane Murray but divorced in 2007.
She is a shareholder at Crown Resorts, Australia’s largest gaming and entertainment group.
The company operates Crown Casino and Entertainment Complex in Melbourne. And the Crown Perth Entertainment Complex.
Crown holds a significant interest in Melco Crown Entertainment Limited (MCE). It is listed on NASDAQ and operating casino/hotel properties in Macau. The properties include the City of Dreams and Altira Macau. As well as the Mocha Clubs business.
Crown Perth is Perth’s premier integrated resort. It is encompassing a casino and two international hotels. There is also a state-of-the-art convention center and award-winning food and beverage outlets.
Packer Family Foundation
Gretel is Chair at the Packer Family Foundation.. The foundation supports the General community in Australia with special attention to children.
In 2015 the foundation donated $100 million to establish the National Philanthropic Fund. The charitable fund will distribute $10 million per year to education and community welfare, and another $10 million per year towards art.
Gretel Packer Net Worth
Her net worth is $2.5 billion. In 2015 she reached a $1.2 settlement about her father’s estate with her brother James Packer.