5. Guy and Julia Hands
Net worth: £270m
Guy Hands is an English financier and investor. He is most notable as the founder and chairman of Terra Firma Capital Partners, one of the largest private equity firms in Europe.
Hands also previously served as Chairman of the UK music company, EMI.
Hands is well known for his frequently outspoken comments about the private equity industry. In April 2009 he moved from the UK to Guernsey where Terra Firma is based.