Who is Amanda Townson, meet first wife of Jim Ratcliffe?

Amanda Townson was married with Jim Ratcliffe who is the chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of the INEOS chemicals group. Jim shares two children with his ex-wife Amanda, sons George and Samuel. The Sunday Times Rich List 2023 estimated his net worth at £29.688 billion, making him the second wealthiest figure in the UK, in May 2023.

Amanda Townson Wikipedia

British billionaire, chemical engineer, and businessman Jim Ratcliffe wed Amanda Townson as his first wife in 1985. After ten years of marriage, the couple filed for divorce in 1995. She has totally avoided the spotlight and maintained absolute privacy in her personal life after divorcing her ex-husband. Before their divorce, couple together has tow lovely kids. Let’s find about them below.

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Who Is George Ratcliffe?

George Ratcliffe is the eldest son of Amanda Townson and Jim Ratcliffe. He seemed to be following in his father’s footsteps when he joined the British global chemical business Ineos.

At the the time of COVID-19, George was able to successfully manufacture millions of bottles of hand sanitizers for the NHS. In 2020, he was appointed chief operating officer of a new global healthcare company called Ineos Hygienics. He was appointed commercial director of Ineos Enterprises Group Ltd. in April 2022.

Samuel Ratcliffe Bio

Samuel Ratcliffe enjoys sport and physical adventure, and has made expeditions to the North and South Poles, as well as a three-month motorbike trek in South Africa. His father, Jim Ratcliffe is a Eurosceptic and said in 2019,

“As a business, INEOS supported the common market, but not a United States of Europe.”

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Ratcliffe has owned Hampshire and Hampshire II, two ultra-luxury yachts built by Feadship. He still owns the 78-meter (256-foot) Hampshire II, which was delivered in 2012. It was constructed by Royal Van Lent.

How Old Is Amanda Townson?

Amanda Townson is in her late 60s. She doesn’t shares her exact date of birth. Her husband, Jim founded INEOS, in 1998. The company is estimated to have had a turnover of $65 billion in 2021. He does not have a high public profile, and was once described by The Sunday Times as “publicity shy”. In September 2020, Ratcliffe officially changed his tax residence from Hampshire to Monaco, a move that it is estimated will save him £4 billion in tax.

Jim also has one daughter named, Julia from a previous relationship with Italian tax lawyer Maria Alessia Maresca. He is presently in a relationship with Catherine Polli.

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