Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson born 18 July  is a British business magnate , investor , author and philanthropist. Branson expressed his desire to become an entrepreneur at a young age. His first business venture, at the age of 16, was a magazine called Student. In , he set up a mail-order record business. He opened a chain of record stores, Virgin Records —later known as Virgin Megastores —in
An autobiography of entrepreneur, Richard Branson. It discusses Branson's family, friends and philosophy, and covers dramatic events such as his Atlantic crossings, the sale of Virgin Records and the BA dirty tricks affair. There are also insights into the workings of Virgin. Read more Read less. Customers who bought this item also bought.
Richard Branson, you must have heard of him. Branson is a long-haired layabout who believes in diversity and also in challenging the establishment. He also believes in giving a fair go to each business and not having the government give handouts to one business while ignoring the others. Branson is a fascinating personality. At the age of 15, while still at school, he and a friend started a magazine called Student aimed at students not just in his school but further afield.