Case Study 131 Sir Richard Branson and the Virgin Group

Sir Richard Branson has exhibited many different aspects of entrepreneurship in the development and growth of the Virgin Group of companies. He and his company have continually started new entrepreneurial ventures and disposed of the financially successful ones to help finance new ones. His first venture was selling records and magazines by mail order, while still at school this became Virgin in 1970. He then developed a record label and record shops, which the company no longer owns....