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Andrew Forrest Biography, Career, Personal Life and Net Worth.

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Andrew Forrest Biography

John Andrew Henry Forrest was born on November 18, 1961, in Perth, Western Australia, to Judith (née Fry) and Donald Forrest. Before relocating to Perth to attend Christ Church Grammar School and then Hale School, Forrest attended Onslow Primary School and the School of the Air. He stuttered as a child, which led to him meeting Ian Black, whose Aboriginal father, Scotty, became Forrest’s mentor. Forrest went on to study economics and politics at the University of Western Australia.

Andrew Forrest Career

Twiggy is an Australian businessman named John Andrew Henry Forrest AO. He is best known as the former CEO (and current non-executive chairman) of Fortescue Metals Group (FMG), although he also has interests in mining and cattle ranching. Following graduation, Forrest worked as a stockbroker at Kirke Securities and Jacksons. After purchasing a stake in the company in 1993, he became the company’s first CEO. He took over Allied Mining and Processing in 2003 and rebranded it Fortescue Metals Group.

Andrew Forrest Personal Life

Forrest married Nicola Maurice in 1991, the daughter of Tony Maurice, a key participant in the Australian League of Rights Christian organization.
Forrest is a Christian and the father of three children.

Andrew Forrest Net Worth

Andrew Forrest has an estimated net worth of approximately $16.8 billion as per information from Forbes as at 2022.

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