UK’s online gambling mogul Denise Coates is the best-paid women in the world and the 6thrichest person in the United Kingdom.
UK’s online gambling mogul Denise Coates is the best-paid women in the world and the 6th richest person in the UK.
Denise Coates, the Founder and co-CEO of gambling company Bet365, paid herself $422 million in salary and dividends in 2018.
This is the highest sum paid to the executive of a British company. She also broke the previous record of $347 million set by Coates a year earlier.
In October 2019, Forbes magazine estimated her Net Worth at $12.2 billion and she was paid a £323 million in 2018 which included a 50% share of a £92.5m company dividend.
Coates is the Highest Paid chief executive of any UK company.
In 2013, Coates was named as one of the 100 Most Powerful women in the UK by Woman’s Hour on BBC Radio 4.