Chris Burch is one of the most successful entrepreneurs of our time and is invested in many different sectors, and over 50 companies. He is the founder and co-founder of brands such as Tory Burch and C. Wonder and is also one of the investors in Poppins, Ed by Ellen De Generes, Cocoon9, Trademark, and Nihiwatu. His net worth is estimated to be over a billion dollars and is firm Burch Creative Capital continues to look for new business opportunities that have the scope of growth and providing returns.
In one of his recent ventures, he invested in a hostel situated on a remote Indonesian island and completely transformed it in collaboration with hotelier James McBride. The investment of $30 million he put into Nihiwatu, the name of the hostel turned five-star hotel, helped in completely transforming it and giving it a whole new look. Moreover, it is named as the best hotel in the world by Travel + Leisure, which is a big deal, considering it is one of the most popular travel sites in the world. The resort hotel aims to provide a unique and personalized holiday experience to its elite guest, with services such as luxurious villa, spa, personal butler, a waterfall bath, and more.
Chris Burch has been an entrepreneur from the time he was in college and sold sweaters when he was still an undergraduate. He has invested in other diverse sectors, such as lifestyle apparel, real estate, restaurants, organic foods, raw foods, healthcare, and more. He consistently researches on global market trends and consumers’ interest and behavior and tries to look for opportunities that have the potential to deliver what customers are looking for. It is his foresightedness and business acumen that helped him discover, found and invest in some of the biggest brands in the country and make himself a billionaire.