The 15 wealthiest people from Greater Manchester according to rich list including Betfred and Boohoo bosses

This lot are worth a fair few billion quid between them.

Greater Manchester business leaders and entrepreneurs dominated the latest Insider North West Rich List.

There are some familiar names and companies on the 2023 list, including Jonathan Warburton and family, owners of the Bolton-based Warburton’s bakery, who came in at 18th, and the highest-ranking Mancunians, Fred and Peter Done, the founders of BetFred, who are third richest in the North West, according to the list. The Salford-born brothers co-founded their betting company, which later became known as Betfred, in 1967. They later went on to also found Peninsula Business Services. They have increased their net worth by £800m, rising from £1.450bn in 2022 to £2.25bn in 2023.

The only new entry for 2023 was the founders of sportswear brand Castore, Tom and Phil Beahon. The 33 and 30-year old are based in Manchester and made a name for themselves earlier this year at the Ashes by providing the gear for England's cricket team.

You can find the full North West Rich List via the Insider website and here are the top 15 business leaders from Greater Manchester featured on the list.