Monday 18 February 2019

Outspoken Brexit supporter and Belfast native Tim Martin (63, left) owns 31pc of listed UK pub chain Wetherspoon, which he founded in 1979, worth €398m.

The share price has fallen by 14pc in the past year. The keen surfer, who is based in south-west England, picked up a €4.4m dividend last year. Wetherspoons has over 900 pubs in the UK and is on the way to having 10 here.

Online Editors

Also in Business