Who is Lord Bamford?
Baron Bamford is chairman of the JCB Group. He is married to Lady Carole Bamford. They have 3 children: (Alice, Jo, and George Bamford). He was knighted in 1990.
Lord Anthony Bamford is the owner of the yacht Virginian.
JCB stands for Joseph Cyril Bamford, the father of Anthony. He founded J.C. Bamford Excavators Limited in 1945.
JCB manufactures construction equipment such as mechanical diggers and excavators. The company is the world’s third-largest construction equipment manufacturer by volume. And it has more than 12,000 employees.
The company realizes sales of more than US$ 2.5 billion per year.
Lord Anthony Bamford Net Worth
He is one of the richest men in Britain. With a net worth of US$ 5 billion.
Since becoming Chairman, he has taken JCB from a one-factory operation in Staffordshire with a turnover of GB£43 million. To a global business with 22 plants around the world. The company is employing 12,000 people. And making over 300 different products.
Bamford’s Ferrari Car Collection
Bamford is a collector of rare Ferraris. He is the only collector in the world with two rare Ferrari 250 GTO’s. Including one built in 1963. Which he acquired in 1969 at the age of 24.
Also, his son George Bamford is a classic car collector. His collection includes rare Porsches and Ferraris.