In Norway we have a high density of billionaires, who have managed to create fortunes through everything from fishing to oil to entrepreneurship. Especially in jappetida, there were some who felt that fortunes grew considerably. Others have managed to make themselves rich in other ways, for example by opening dagligvarekjeden Rema.
Reitan family is often referred to, whether it is because of the commitment for the animals, the love or butikkjedens 40-year anniversary this week. The chain was Odd Reitan started in his time, and today they have stores throughout the country.
Now, however, it is your grandchild his Kristoffer Reitan (20) that steals the attention. The 20-year-old golfer, who is the son of Magnus Reitan (43) and Siv Beate Reitan (46), if familieformue is estimated to be 43,7 billion, is tired of arvingstempelet.Now is the Odd Reitan married - was always a comment
It is in a rare chat with finansbladet Capital that Countries are now talking out. He is for the time current with golfturneringen European Tour, the tournament with the highest level in the whole of Europe. In addition, he has previously, that the only male Norwegian player ever, played in the world renowned tournament, the US Open.
the Dream he has pursued for many years. Today, he lives in Marbella, where he works for the against a hope to be as good as the hero - Tiger Woods. It does not come free, and he estimates that he has posted well over 10 000 training hours on the golf course.FOLLOW the DREAM: Kristoffer Reitan is likely to be one of the country's leading golfers. Here photographed during the US Open in the summer. Photo: NTB scanpix Show more
It is clear that it can help with a good economy in the back. On the other hand it can also make you not look quite the value in working hard , " says Reitan to the Capital.
He can also tell you that some of the reason why he has chosen to go a completely different way than the father, is to build a separate identity. He will not be portrayed as "just" a heir. Several of the country's richest heirs have stated the same, and many of them, including the Process-heir Katharina Andresen (24), has said that it could be challenging to get comments from school friends.UNPLEASANT: Katharina Andresen regard as one of Norway's richest. At skavlan talkshow she speaks out about how she did this in her childhood. Video: the Norwegian broadcasting corporation Show more Show more Show more
Reitan have experienced the same.
There was always one or another comment about my family, and I never quite liked or though how people have used my family's success to identify me, " explains 20-year-old, and continues:
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- I have started to understand, slowly, but surely, how this has affected me, and that this actually is something I'm extremely much motivation from. I want to create my own identity and create something of their own.
from Home, he has had support all the way. In the interview, " says 20-year-old that he has been encouraged to follow their own dreams, since he has never felt that a future as a businessman was something for him.Milliardærarvingen took the family and left Norway As a sister so brother
It is not only Kristoffer Reitan who have chosen to go their own ways. His little sister, 18-year-old Viktoria Reitan, has also made headlines because of his unconventional career path.
Under the stage name Ivy Rei tries to make it as a singer. Her first single, "Say It to My Face", came out in the summer and provided moderate amounts of attention around the heir.ARTIST: Viktoria Reitan has released their first two singles under the stage name Ivy Rei. Photo: Presse - A2 Music Productions Show more
In september, she followed it with another single. That the heiress has 382 000 followers on Instagram also contributed to the buzz.
the Family Reitan is probably best known for being the family behind the Rema 1000 stores, and have made good money through the company Reitangruppen, but in an interview with VG in the summer it was revealed that the entire family also has a big passion for music.
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