Ratcliffe is the founder and principal shareholder of the British company Ineos and he is, according to the Sunday Times ‘rich list " the richest man of Great Britain. The private estate of Jim Ratcliffe is estimated at 24.6 billion euros.also Read “Team Sky announces British chemiereus within 48 hours, as new sponsor"
Ratcliffe lives to belastingredenen in Monaco. He is an avid amateurfietser which are money like in sport cross. Last year failed in an attempt to get Chelsea to buy Roman Abramovich. He is the main sponsor of the Ineos Team UK, a sailing team that, in 2021, the famous America's Cup wants to win. Ratcliffe would be willing to take the current budget of Team Sky, which is estimated to be 41 million euros, to maintain.
Comcast, which last year the new owner was to Sky, announced in december that it is no more money in the cycling world wants to invest. That was the end of Team Sky does not immediately close. According to a uitdoofscenario would sponsor in the coming years, even with money on the bridge, so that there was money to also current contracts with riders such as Froome, Thomas and Bernal to pay.