Branson was born on 18 July in the year 1950. He is a premiere English entrepreneur, best known for his Virgin brand of over 360 companies. His first successful business venture started at the age of 15. At sixteen, Branson left school and moved to
With his unique and competitive style, Branson's Virgin brand grew rapidly during the 1980s - as he set up Virgin Atlantic Airways and expanded the Virgin Records music label.
Branson is the patron of several charities, including the International Rescue Corps and Prisoners Abroad, a registered charity which supports Britons who are detained outside of the
He is also a great philanthropist. He owns a registered charity organization by name ‘Rescue Corps and Prisoners Abroad’. Richard Branson was also ranked in 2007's Time Magazine Top 100 Most Influential People in the World.