Simon Konecki is the CEO of the charity organization Drop4drop. He came to limelight after dating a popular English singer and songwriter Adele. The couple has been dating since 2011 and secretly got married in 2017, which Adele revealed during her acceptance speech at Grammy Awards for Album of the Year in 2017.
Simon Konecki's Early Life and Education
He was born on April 17, 1974, in Newyork, USA. At the age 10, he moved to London and settled with his family. His birth name is Simon Christopher Konecki, and his zodiac sign is Aries.
He is the son of Rosemary Konecki (mother) and Andrew Konecki (father). He has two siblings, Victoria Konecki and Alexandra Konecki. Simon attended the reputable boy's school Eton for two years in the United Kingdom, whereas his sisters attended Roedean School for higher education.
During his school days, Simon was called by funny nicknames like The Waterboy and Swampy guy primarily because of his long hair and leftist views. As a school kid, his facial resemblance with famous American actor Zach Galifianakis often had him called by the same name.
At the age of 17, he started his career as a foreign exchange broker. later, he also served as a director of investment group EBS, a division of trading giant ICAP.
Seven years later, Simon joined Lehman Brothers, a global financial service, where he worked to manage teams of senior brokers.
Later in 2005, he left Lehman Brothers, after working for three years, as he believed that his connections, knowledge, and persuasive personality could be invested in what he had always dreamed of, which later happened to be Drop4Drop.
Simon, who was then looking for a partner who could invest to form a charity organization, soon met a guy named Lucas White, his college mate. Soon, both of them collaborated to create a business plan.
As a working partner, they eventually raised enough money to launch the brand and its charity, Drop4Drop.
Meanwhile, Adele, his girlfriend, too kept forward her helping hands to promote his endeavor, asking her fan to follow drop4drop.
Simon Konecki's Personal life
Moving towards his personal life, in January 2012, he was spotted in Florida spending good time with the famous singer Adele, which was said to be their first public appearance. It created a huge buzz in social media and made him an overnight sensation.
It was rumored that they both were introduced to each other by Ed Sheeran while Adele was doing her throat surgery in 2011
Soon, it was confirmed that they were in a relationship. Later, Adele and Simon got married in a private wedding ceremony in 2016.
What's Adele's baby called?
On October 19, 2012, Adele and his husband welcomed their first child together. The name of the child is Angelo James Konecki. They both currently live with their son Angelo in their mansion in London. They have one dog named Louie as Angelo loves to play with their pet.
Moving on to his past relationship, Simon had previously married a girl named Clary Fisher However, their relationship didn't last for a long time.
Who is Simon Konecki's ex-wife Clary Fisher?
Simon Konecki was first married to Clary Fisher, in 2004. However, the duo could not keep on together and soon divorced in 2008.
The reason behind their divorce is claimed to be the lack of communication between the two. The couple has a daughter together, however, her name has not been revealed yet.
As of 2019, she is single and lives with her daughter.
How much is Simon Konecki worth?
Talking about his net worth, it is estimated that he has a whopping total of $1 million. Simon Konecki is one of the well-known UK-based business figure and philanthropist.
As an entrepreneur, we can assume he earns a huge amount of salary. However, his monthly earning has not been revealed by far.
Moreover, Konecki and his wife Adele also own a house in East Grinstead, West Sussex, England, which cost over £7.25million.
How much is Adele worth?
As of 2019, Adele's net worth is estimated to be around $200 million. It's reported that, on a yearly basis, Adele earns about $69 million, all of which comes from sold-out tours. In the year 2016, she was ranked No.2 on the Highest-Paid Music list.
Body measurements: Height, Weight
Talking of his physical appearance, Simon is a good looking man. He weights 85kgs (187.39 lbs) and has a height of 5 feet 11 inches (180.34 cm).