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David Richwhite
Finance
Rank 2017
240=
Worth
£512m
Rise/fall
£106m

The sale of state assets in New Zealand made a fortune for Richwhite, 69, a music-loving investment banker who lives in London. His interests include Great Mercury Island, off the New Zealand coast, which has been hired by Bono and The Edge from U2. His wealth was put at £512m in 2016 by his country's National Business Review rich list. One of his four children, Christopher ("Topher"), is a musician and DJ.