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Lord Paul of Marylebone

Lord Swraj Paul of Marylebone is chairman of Oldbury-based steel and engineering empire the Caparo Group, which he founded in 1968. In 2012 the group, which also has operations in Poland, supplied components and engineering expertise to CERN for the Large Hadron Collider. Lord Paul is chancellor of two universities – Wolverhampton and Westminster.

 

Birmingham Post Rich List 2017: see the 50 richest people in the Midlands

See who made the 2017 Rich List with eight new entries and an overall wealth that has increased by almost £8 billion

Lord Swraj Paul of Marylebone

Rich List 2017: No.8 - Lord Paul of Marylebone and family

Caparo Group founder Lord Paul remains in the Rich List top 10, despite the family's fortunes dropping from £1.2 billion to £800 million

Lord Swraj Paul of Marylebone

Birmingham Post Rich List 2016: No.2 - Lord Paul of Marylebone & family

16 companies from Lord Paul's Black Country-based steel and engineering empire, the Caparo Group, went into administration last autumn

Post Rich List 2016

Birmingham Post Rich List 2016: Global slowdown takes its toll on manufacturing

Slowdowns in the previously buoyant economies of China, India and Brazil, Russian sanctions and sluggish economies in Europe have taken their toll on manufacturers

Lord Swraj Paul of Marylebone

Rich List 2015: No.2 - Lord Paul of Marylebone & family

Lord Paul of Marylebone is a strict vegetarian who lives by simple Hindu principles and encourages his employees to show integrity and respect.

The Birmingham Post Rich List is focused on the area covered by three LEPs covering the West Midlands

Rich List 2015: Manufacturing leads the way in Midlands wealth

The combined fortunes of the 50 names on the 2015 Birmingham Post Rich List add to up to more than £17.4bn - and the top three are all manufacturers

Ranjit Boparan Singh

Midlands Asian Business Awards: KTC Edibles named best business

Midlands Asian Rich List also revealed at Birmingham ceremony

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014

A rundown of the top 50 richest people in the Midlands.

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014: Property most popular for profits

The rise and rise of the super-rich in the West Midlands continued last year with property being the most popular route to mega-millions.

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014: Tightening the focus on our entrepreneurs

Our tighter geographical focus means we are concentrating on the area covered by our three local enterprise partnerships.

Lord Swraj Paul of Marylebone

Birmingham Post Rich List 2014: No.2 - Lord Paul of Marylebone and family (£2bn)

The soaring worldwide growth of Lord Paul’s steel and engineering empire, the Caparo Group, has been enough to elevate the family’s worth to the £2 billion pound mark.

7 (8=) Lord Paul of Marylebone £600million (£500m)

A return to growth in some of its major markets – particularly India – and some astute re-negotiating of its finances seem to have turned things round for Lord Paul’s Caparo Group.

Caparo Group founder Lord Paul facing suspension from House of Lords

A millionaire peer with significant business interests in the Black Country should be suspended from the House of Lords for four months, a parliamentary sleaze inquiry has ruled.

8= (4) Lord Paul of Marylebone & Family £500m (£1.5bn)

Lord Paul’s Caparo Group has seen spectacular growth over recent years as a result of its strategy of building up a presence in the fast growing economy of India.

Economic downturn sees fortunes drop in Birmingham Post Rich List

Ian Strachan compiles a list of the top 50 wealthiest people in the region and describes how they have been weathering the financial storm.

4. (2) Lord Paul of Marylebone and Family £1.5bn (£1.5bn)

Lord Paul’s Caparo Group aims to be the biggest automotive technology company in India.

2. (16) Lord Paul of Marylebone & family £1.5bn (£350m)

2 (16) Lord Paul of Marylebone and family £1.5bn(£350m)

Anurag's gamble has made him a rich man

A computer engineer who developed the gambling software for a phenomenally successful online casino and poker company has hit the jackpot after being named as one of Britain's richest Asians.

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