12 from drinks make rich list

 Roger Gabb – 908th 

Roger Gabb, also in 908th place, founded Telford-based Western Wines in 1980 from his kitchen table in Shropshire, ultimately developing the Kumala brand in 1995 and turning the company into Britain’s leading importer of South African Wines.

In 2004 he sold Western Wines for £133 million, with he and his family netting £55m from the sale.

He is founder and chairman of South African wine company Journey’s End.

 

 

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