Jamie Oliver has not made the Sunday Times Rich List for the first time in eight years, following a strained few months in which the celebrity chef has struggled with his restaurant group.
Oliver was valued at £150m in last year’s list, but earlier this year, it was reported that his Jamie’s Italian chain was in £71.5m worth of debt.
Since the beginning of 2018, he has closed 12 of the chain’s 37 sites and in April, his Australian restaurant business went into administration.
The list was topped by James Ratcliffe, with a net worth of £21.05bn, co-owner of shabby chic hotel chain Pig Hotels.
Others in the hospitality sector who made the list include Brewdog founders Martin Dickie and James Watt, worth £228m and £262m respectively. JD Wetherspoon owner Tim Martin was also on the list with a net worth of £448m, as was Pret A Manger and Itsu founder Julian Metcalfe, worth £164m.