The leading pioneer of the British boxing industry Eddie Hearn is a managing director of a sports event promotion company Matchroom Sport. The boxing promoter is responsible for organizing and managing some of the UK's biggest showdowns like 'last-man-standing' Prizefighter shows and Wembley Stadium showdown.
Eddie has represented the rise of IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, and his sport promoting company has taken boxing by storm. In addition to boxing, he has shaped himself in world snooker and professional darts co-operation.
Eddie's Net Worth In 2019
One of boxing's influential figure, Eddie Hearn has the estimated net worth more than £20 million. His fortunes are rising, and as a managing director of his father Berry Hearn's company Matchroom Sport, Eddie holds 2,000 shares. The business executive and boxing promoter have a record of negotiating boxing first $1 billion deal in May 2019, with DAZN agreeing to stage 16 American shows.
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The reports of Payscale mentions that managing director earns an average salary of $143,774 per year, but concerning Eddie's stint, he might be earning above-average payrolls.
Eddie was already enjoying a lavish lifestyle. Meanwhile, in February 2018, his company Matchroom Sport had a turnover of whopping £100 million and the profit for the financial year racked from £7.2million to £11.1 million.
Apart from Eddie, his dad Berry is one of Britain's influential figure in boxing and the founder of Matchroom Sport who had an estimated net worth of more than £30 million in 2014. The Hearn's family combined fortunes have certainly exceeded £50 million in 2019 as they have a dominance of the market in Britain's boxing scene.
Married- Wife/ Children
Eddie is married to Chloe Hearn, but the details of their grand wedding is yet a mystery to his fans. His wife Chloe is a co-owner of Chloe's Beauty Bar at Brentwood.
Eddie and his wife are parents to their two children, Isabella Hearn, and Sophia Hearn. Isabella is their eldest daughter (born in 2010), and the couple embraced their younger daughter Sophia in the year 2012.
Eddie Hearn with his wife Chloe Hearn and their children in 2014 (Photo: Twitter)
The two children call their grandparents Barry Hearn and Susan Hearn, 'Bazza.' Barry suggested his grandaughters not to call him Granddad, as it sounds old.
Wiki- Parents, Height & Education
Eddie Hearn was born in Essex, England on 8 June 1979. The boxing promoter recieved his secondary level education at Brentwood School in Essex. His height is 1.96 m (6 feet 5 inches) and holds British nationality.
His dad Barry Hearn is a founder of Matchroom Sport, who has represented the likes of Steve Davis, Chris Eubank, Jimmy White and has affiliated in darts, snooker, and boxing in the past four decades. Barry moved into boxing scene in 1987 and promoted more than 500 fights representing over 30 boxing world champion.
As for Eddie's mom, her name is Susan Hearn. Eddie is close to both his mom and dad. He also has a sibling sister in his family, whose name is Katie Hearn. The siblings had their upbringing at their parents sprawling Brentwood mansion.