Viscount Rothermere whose real name is Jonathan Harmsworth is a British businessman who has a net worth of $1.6 billion. Viscount Rothermere holds the reins of Daily Mail & General Trust (DMGT), a British media conglomerate that has The Daily Mail and DailyMail.com. as its most notable assets.
Rothermere was thirty years old when he gained the control of DMGT, inheriting it from his late father. To date, the media giant has shed several holdings, The Evening Standard being one of them. Now, DMGT is fully focused on DailyMail.com, a web site that specializes in quickly-written aggregated blog posts on entertainment and politics. With a record of 134 million unique visitors last years, the site stands for one of the most popular in the country.