Tamara Mellon Net Worth
Tamara Mellon net worth: Tamara Mellon is a British entrepreneur and businesswoman who has a net worth of $280 million. Tamara Mellon gained her net worth by being the co-founder of the luxury brand Jimmy Choo. Tamara Yeardye was born in London, England in July 1967. Her father Tom was a co-founder of the Vidal Sassoon salon chain. She spent her summers in California and the U.K. She started her career at Phyllis Walters Public Relations and became an accessories editor for British Vogue in 1990. She co-founded the Jimmy Choo Company with Choo. By 2001 the company had more than 100 wholesale clients that included Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Harvey Nichols, and Harrods. The company has retail stores in New York, Las Vegas, Beverly Hills, London, Washington D.C., Moscow, Milan, and Hong Kong. In 2007 Mellon was listed as the 751st richest person in the U.K. and has also been ranked the 64th richest woman in Britain. In 2010 she was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire. Her book In My Shoes: A Memoir was published in 2013. After Jimmy Choo was acquired by Labelux in 2011, Mellon stepped down. In 2013 she created the TAMARA MELLON brand. She was formerly married to banking heir Matthew Mellon. They met at a narcotics anonymous meeting while they were both recovering from addiction. They married in 1999 on a grand estate in England. The wedding was attended by Hugh Grant, Elizabeth Hurley and a number of other high profile celebrities. They had a daughter in 2002. They divorced in 2005. Tragically, Matthew Mellon never recovered fully from his addictions and ended up dying at a drug rehab center in April 2018.
|Net Worth:||$280 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jul 7, 1967 (52 years old)|
|Profession:||Businessperson, Editor, Designer|