Robert Rich Jr Net Worth $2.4 Billion
With his estimated net worth, he is the 190th most affluent individual in the “Forbes 400” List and is ranked 613th in the listing of World Billionaires. He was also an associate of the Army Reserved Officer Staff. Mr. Rich joined Rich Products, a business founded by his father which began with soy-based whip cream, in 1964. Robert was named President of the startup subsidiary company, Rich Products of Canada. In 1969, he earned a Master of Business Administration (with honors) from the University of Rochester after he took some time off from work. Upon his return to the organization, he created the position of Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Robert was named President of the Rich Products in 1978. When his father died in 2006 in Palm Beach, he inherited 56% of the company and he assumed the job as the Chairman. Robert Rich is also a sportsman, author, Broadway producer, and sports team owner. In 1983, he purchased the Buffalo Bisons minor league baseball team, an AAA affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays. Robert also owns the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, an AA affiliate of the Kansas City Royals, along with the Jamestown Jammers, the short-season class A affiliate of the Florida Marlins. Mr. Rich is on the Trustees Council of the University of Rochester. Rich has composed his memoir Fish Fights which is in the making to get a Hollywood film. It documents his quest to meet the requirements for the Metropolitan South Florida Fishing Tournament Hall of Fame. Robert is additionally an associate of the Outdoor Writers Association of America as well as an associate of the board of trustees of the Cleveland Clinic since 2002 while he was made Chairman in 2011. Rich produced the musical Chaplin which debuted on Broadway in 2012.