Eric Watson

Businessman + House Physician
Born 1976

Eric Watson born 1959 in Christchurch, New Zealand is a global businessman, now resident in London. In 2011 the National Business Review listed Watson as the 30th richest New Zealander with a wealth of $NZ220 million.

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  • Sheriff: Jail Inmate Slugs Man Charged In Church Massacre
    Yahoo News - Aug 04, 2016
  • Probe Under Way In Shooting Of Black Homeowner By White South Carolina Deputy
    Yahoo News - May 08, 2015
  • The Note's Must Reads For Thursday, February 13, 2014
    ABC News - Feb 13, 2014
  • Cbo Finds Much Less Savings From Raising Medicare Age (Erik Wasson/The Hill)
    Memeorandum - Oct 25, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Eric Watson.


1959 Birth Born in 1959.


1992 33 Years Old He left Xerox in 1992 to start the Blue Star Group. … Read More


2000 41 Years Old Through the firm, he bought a 75% stake in the New Zealand Warriors in 2000, which competes in the Australasian National Rugby League (NRL) and is New Zealand's largest and highest-profile privately owned sporting franchise. … Read More


2015 56 Years Old However, in 2015, he increased his share to 100% becoming the sole-owner of the 'Vodafone Warriors' Franchise. … Read More
2016 57 Years Old He attended Xavier College in Christchurch where he enjoyed his schooling. It is believed he will be fully involved in school developments in 2016. … Read More
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