Sir Alex Ferguson CBE is a Scottish former football manager and player who managed Manchester United from 1986 to 2013. He is considered one of the greatest managers of all time and he has won more trophies than any other manager in the history of football. Ferguson was made an Inaugural Inductee of the English […]
Professor Brian Edward Cox OBE, FRS is an English physicist who serves as professor of particle physics in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester.
Ryan Giggs OBE is a football coach and former player. He is the manager of the Wales national team and a co-owner of Salford City. He played his entire professional career for Manchester United and briefly served as the club’s interim manager.
Brett Warburton and Ross Warburton run the Warburton bakery, now the UK’s second-biggest brand. The bakery is within the Bolton North East THE Warburton family’s fortune has increased by £15 million in the last year. The family behind the famous Bolton bakers is now worth an estimated £545 million, according to the new edition of […]
Henry Moser is a British billionaire businessman. Moser is the founder, owner and CEO of Together Financial Services Limited, a UK mortgage lender. Moser, who is originally form Bury, worked on market stalls before setting up his business in 1974. As a specialist mortgage lender he added a number of bolt-on businesses including Lancashire Mortgage […]
John Whittaker is a British businessman and property mogul with an estimated fortune of £2.3 billion placing him 31st in Sunday Times Rich List 2013. Whittaker is the Chairman of the Peel Group, a property investment enterprise that mainly invests in North West England. John was born in Bury.
Peter Jones, 83, is owner and founder of property development company Emerson Developments based in Alderley Edge. A former joiner, Jones moved into housebuilding in Cheshire in 1959 and was one of the first developers to spot the development potential of South Manchester, buying up tracts of land cheaply.
Daniel Francis Boyle is an English director of film and stage, producer, and screenwriter. He is known for his work on films including Shallow Grave, Trainspotting and its 2017 sequel, The Beach, 28 Days Later, Sunshine, Slumdog Millionaire, 127 Hours, Steve Jobs and Yesterday. Boyle is from Bury and grew up there.
Matt Moulding is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Hut Group. With revenues reaching nearly £500m and staff numbers growing to 3,000, The Hut Group’s success can only be described as phenomenal. Matt is worth £600m
Hilary Devey CBE is an English businesswoman, television personality and entrepreneur, best known for her two-year role on BBC Two programme Dragons’ Den until she left to present the Channel 4 series The Intern She was born in Bolton