Richard Branson

Richard is an entrepreneur, adventurer, and grandfather.
Richard founded the Virgin Group in the 1970s.


Richard's interviews

Richard interviews Martin Flanagan and Jane Tewson

In this “Ask the Author’ interview, Richard chats to Martin Flannagan – the author of the book “The Art of Pollination”, which tells the incredible story of Jane Tewson - a life-long friend of Richard’s.

The interview was streamed live on 26th May 2021.

Business Podcast 'How I Built This'

Richard Branson built a world known label from a humble record shop, a bank, an airline, space tourism, and 200 other businesses — all under the infamous name Virgin. But this hard-working serial entrepreneur has also had his share of failures.

Masters of Scale with Reid Hoffman

Sir Richard Branson is interviewed by Reid Hoffman on the technology podcast Masters of Scale. Founder of the Virgin Group, Sir Richard has bravely taken entrepreneurial leaps into new markets and industries, establishing himself as one of the most prolific founders ever. He shares how just about anyone can learn to take the right leaps to generate outsize opportunities.

Conversations With: Bill Gates & Richard Branson

LinkedIn Editor-in-Chief Daniel Roth in conversation with Bill Gates and Richard Branson, talking in Paris on climate, energy break-throughs and investments.

Richard and Patti Smith discuss how we become ourselves

A conversation for Literati, with Richard Branson and punk-rock icon Patti Smith, author of Just Kids.

Tim Ferris and Sir Richard Branson

In a 2017 interview with Tim Ferris, Richard discusses overcoming dyslexia, block-chains and crypto’s, his favourite books, good habits and so much more.

An interview with Richard from June 1989

This is a Desert Island Discs Archive.