Dan Petrescu, one of Romania’s richest men, was killed in a plane accident near Milan on October 3. The billionaire was aboard his own aircraft with his wife, son, and five others who also perished in the accident.
According to the Italian flight agency ANSV (Agenzia Nazionale per la Sicurezza del Volo), the flight crashed after five to 11 minutes into its journey. The plane was said to be a single-engine Pilatus PC-12 that could climb at a rate of 1,920 ft/min at sea level. It implies that the catastrophe occurred just as the aircraft reached its cruising height.
According to local sources, the aircraft slammed into a two-story business building in San Donato Milanese’s suburban region. The structure was reportedly unoccupied, according to reports. The article also stated that the black box had been found at the scene and is now being examined by investigators.
Dan Petrescu Height & Weight
How tall is Dan Petrescu? He stands tall with a height of 5 feet and 8 inches and weighs about 73 kilos. He is a fitness freak as well. He has blonde hair and has light brown eyes.
Who was billionaire Dan Petrescu?
At the time of his death, Dan Petrescu was a real estate entrepreneur and company executive from Romania. According to several Romanian sources, Petrescu’s net worth was about $3 billion at the time of his passing.
He was a real estate magnate who owned several successful enterprises, including a shopping complex chain and large real estate holdings in northern Bucharest, Romania.
Dan Petrescu owned stakes in companies with his business partner Ion Tiriac, including the UniCredit Tiriac Bank. Dan Petrescu allegedly utilized his real estate holdings to develop properties and then sell those businesses. The bulk of his money came from retail chain rental partnership agreements, such as Metro AG, Real (Auchan), Jumbo, and Carrefour SA.
Petrescu fled Romania under Communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu’s regime and now lives in Germany. He has German citizenship, with the majority of his family. After Ceausescu’s rule came to an end, he had returned to Romania.
Dan lived and ran his many companies out of Monaco, according to Romania-Insider. The billionaire was also a flight enthusiast, as he had been flying the plane that crashed and claimed his life, according to reports.
Dan Petrescu Wife
Petrescu married Daniela Carmen in 1992 and they had two daughters, Rebecca (born 1994) and Beatrice Chelsea (born 1998). In honour of one of his former teams, he named one of his daughters “Chelsea.” He married Adriana Stan, a retired sportsperson, in May 2007. They have a daughter together, Jennifer, who was born in 2008.
Dan Petrescu Wiki
|Real Name||Dan Petrescu|
|Age||54 years old (Died)|
|Birthdate||22 December 1967|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Wife||1. Daniela Carmen|
2. Adriana Stan
|Net Worth||$3.2 billion, as of 2021|
Dan Petrescu Net Worth
Daniel Vasile Petrescu is a Romanian former footballer who played as a full back or a winger, and a current manager in charge of Liga I team CFR Cluj has an estimated Net Worth around $3.2 billion in 2021.
Who else was with Dan Petrescu in the plane crash?
Queen Dorotea Petrescu Balzat, the 65-year-old wife of Dan, and Daniel Stefan Petrescu, the 30-year-old son of Dan, were on board the flight. Claire Alexandrescu and her husband Filippo Nascimbene traveled with their mother and baby boy aboard the plane. Julien Brossard was also on board.
The passengers were traveling to Sardinia, where the magnate owned a mansion. While ANSV has launched an inquiry, no further details regarding the incident have been released.