What is Curren Brady’s net worth, how does The Apprentice boss know Lord Sugar and who is her husband?

KARREN Brady is back on our screens in the new season of The Apprentice 2022.

As one of the UK’s leading business women and a fan favorite of The Apprentice, here’s everything you need to know about the tycoon, now she and Lord Sugar are back …


Curren Brady is a powerful business center with a successful career spanning three decades.Credit: PA

Who is Curren Brady?

Curren was born in London on April 4, 1969. She is 52 years old and grew up in Edmonton, north London.

Brady is of Italian and Irish descent: her father is Terry Brady, an Irishman who made his fortune from his printing house and real estate development business, her mother Rita is Italian.

Curren has an older brother named Darren.

Since 1995 she has been married to Canadian footballer Paul Peschisolido and has two children, Sophia and Paolo.

The couple met while playing at Birmingham City, where Pescisolido played from 1992 to 1994, and she was the club’s managing director at the time.

In 2014 New Year’s Honors, Brady was honored with the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) Award for Service to Entrepreneurship and Women in Business.

She is currently also a Sun Columnist. To find out more about what she has to say, click here.

    Curren returns with Lord Sugar and former winner Tim Campbell.


Curren returns with Lord Sugar and former winner Tim Campbell.Credit: PA

What is Curren’s net worth?

As a successful businesswoman, Curren has amassed a fairly substantial fortune over the years.

And all of her business ventures have paid off as her net worth is estimated at around £ 93 million.

Spears estimated the baroness’s fortune at around £ 85 million, but The Richest put it higher at £ 93.4 million.

    Curren pictured with the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception at Buckingham Palace
Curren pictured with the Duchess of Cornwall at a reception at Buckingham PalaceCredit: PA: Press Association.

How did Curren Brady get into The Apprentice?

Curren and Lord Sugar know each other from their businesses and move in similar circles.

Brady became Alan Sugar’s assistant on The Apprentice in 2009.

She appeared as a guest interviewer on the fourth series, The Apprentice, in 2008, interviewing the last five.

Prior to that, she was a member of the BBC Comic Relief Does The Apprentice project, for which she raised over £ 750,000.

Her interview role led to a return to the show’s fifth series, and in August 2009 it was announced that she would replace Margaret Mountford as assistant to Alan Sugar.

Since then, she has become known for her tough, loving approach to candidates and is not afraid to criticize poor performance in order to push them further.

How is Curren related to football?

While working at Sport Newspapers for David Sullivan, where she became a director at the age of 20, Curren spotted an advertisement in the Financial Times for the sale of Birmingham City Football Club.

She convinced Sullivan to buy the club and let her run it, becoming managing director when she was 23 years old.

Curren faced sexism at the club – in one notorious incident when she first got on the bus, the player apparently said, “From here I can see your boobs.”

Brady told him, “When I sell you to Crewe, you can’t see them from there, can you?” and the player was immediately sold.

She is currently the Vice Chairman of West Ham United.

Brady was the director of Birmingham City at the age of 23 and became vice chairman of West Ham United in 2010.

When is Apprentice 2022 on TV and how can I watch it?

The Apprentice kicks off Thursday 6 January at 9:00 pm on BBC One.

If you want to watch any previous seasons or skip any upcoming episodes, they will be available to watch on BBC iPlayer.

Sixteen new members join The Apprentice hoping to claim the £ 250,000 prize for the business injection, but only one will be the winner.

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