Norman is an Australian entrepreneur and retired professional golfer known for winning The Open Championship twice. The Greg Norman net worth figure is $400 million as of 2022.
Early Life and Bio
|Full Name||Gregory John Norman|
|Birth Date / Age||February 10, 1955 / 67 Years Old|
|Birth Place||Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia|
|Source of Wealth||Professional Golfer / Business|
|Relationship Status||Married To Kirsten Kutner|
|Height||6 ft. 0 in. / 180 cm.|
|Net Worth||$400 Million|
Gregory John Norman was born in February 1955 in Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia to parents Mervin and Toini. Notably, his father was an electrical engineer.
Meanwhile, the retired golfer has one sister by the name of Janis. Norman learned how to play golf at the age of 15 through his mother who had a single-figure handicap. Incredibly, Greg went from a 27 handicap to a scratch handicap over an 18-month span.
As far as education goes, Norman attended Townsville Central State School and Townsville Grammar School before enrolling at Aspley State High School in northern Brisbane.
Norman joined the European Tour in 1977 and went on to win his first event that same year.
Greg Norman Net Worth and Career
Norman joined the PGA Tour in 1981, finishing fourth in his first Masters Tournament appearance. Since then, the Australian managed to secure 20 PGA Tour event victories, including two majors: The Open Championships in 1986 and 1993.
According to Golf Magic, Norman was the highest-paid golfer on the tour in 1986, 1990, and 1995. Not only that, but he made over $1 million five times on the PGA Tour.
Norman is quite the entrepreneur in addition to playing golf. In 1993, he founded the Greg Norman Company, which now owns a wine company, a real estate division, a debt-lending fund, a sunglass brand, as well as a restaurant.
Additionally, Norman is the CEO of the newly-founded LIV Golf Investments. He is under the majority ownership of Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF).