Laurence Graff Net Worth $4.3 Billion
British businessman Laurence Graff comes with an estimated net worth of $4.3 billion as of March 2013 according to Forbes. Laurence Graff was born on June 13, 1938 in Stepney, London, UK. He is currently married to Anne-Marie Graff with whom he has three children named Francois, Kristelle and Stephane. In 2009, he recognize that he fathered the child of the jeweler Josephine Daniel who was reported to be 34 years his junior. After leaving school, he went to work as a cleansing agent of toilets and floors at age 15. Eventually, he partnered with Schindle in repairing rings as well as in creating minute jewelries in a little jewelry shop. Two years afterwards, Laurence Graff already had two jewelry stores in England. Today, his company specializes on retailing high end jewelries, especially diamonds. He now runs more than 20 stores world-wide including the recently launched shops in Hanghzhou, Dubai, Gstaad, Macau and Hong Kong. Among his current assets include shares in a South African diamond wholesaler, areal estate in London, an Antwerp-based polished diamond trading enterprise, Delaire Graff Estate, Stellenbosch-based winery and vineyard which is built with restaurant, boutique and hotel, in addition to an extensive contemporary and modern art collection.