W Brett Wilson Net Worth $1.5 Billion
Canadian philanthropist and entrepreneur W. Brett Wilson has an estimated net worth of $1.5 billion in 2012. After completing his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering in the University of Saskatchewan,W. Brett Wilson worked for three years for Imperial Oil. In 1985, he finished his MBA from the University of Calgary. Eventually, he started working forMcLeod Young Weir Limited (now called Scotia McLeod or Scotia Capital) as an investment banker. Eventually, he co-founded Wilson Mackie & Co., an investment firm, and by 1993, he co-founded First Energy Capital Corp with N. Today, 20% of the company is possessed by the French firm Societe Generale. The business manages inAB and London, England together with Calgary. In 2008, he tendered his retirement as Chairman of First Energy and he started investing into real-estate, amusement, sports, energy and agriculture sectors. Along with such assets, he additionally owns Derby County FC as well as Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League.