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John Boyle

John Boyle 248
  • Industry Gambling
  • 2019 Worth €47 m (-11.32%)
  • 2018 Worth €53 m
  • Progress - 8

Boyle (62), from Co Down, founded the biggest privately-owned betting firm in Ireland, Boylesports, with 250 outlets. As a young man, he gave up drinking and set up a bookies, which is Ireland's largest independent chain. His son-in-law now runs the business. John has claimed that an increase in betting tax introduced this year will result in shop closures.

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