Who are David & Frederick Barclay?
They are UK billionaires, twin brothers, and known as the Barclay Brothers. They were born in October 1934. David is married to Zoe, they have 3 children. Frederick is married to Hiroko, they have 2 children.
Telegraph Media Group
The brothers are mostly known for owning the Telegraph Media Group, including the Daily Telegraph and the Sunday Telegraph.
The brothers also invest in real estate such as hotels (including the Claridge’s, The Connaught and The Berkeley hotels).
Their past investments include the London Ritz Hotel, Ellerman (brewing and shipping), Gotaas-Larsen (shipping), and the Automotive Financial Group (car retail).
The Barclays are active in philanthropy and received a knighthood in 2000 for their support to medical research.
Barclay Brothers Net Worth
Their net worth is estimated at $ 4.2 billion. This statement and other documents by David’s son Aidan gives an interesting view of the family’s holdings.
David Barclay was the owner of the motor yacht Enigma, which he sold in 2016