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Money Aussie Tech Tycoons Join World's Richest After Atlassian Soars

14:42  12 march  2018
14:42  12 march  2018 Source:   bloomberg.com

Ricciardo smashes record as pace soars in Barcelona

  Ricciardo smashes record as pace soars in Barcelona Daniel Ricciardo and Lewis Hamilton have both dropped well into the 1:18 bracket at the Circuit de Catalunya, while McLaren suffered yet another on-track stoppage.Ricciardo and Hamilton have both surpassed the 2017 pole lap time set at the Spanish Grand Prix (1:19.149) and Kimi Raikkonen's best time of 1:18.634 seen at testing last year.

The pair, who founded Atlassian in 2002, have become figureheads for Australia's tech scene and they're already used to rubbing shoulders with billionaires. Last year, Mr Cannon-Brookes lost a high-profile bet with Tesla Inc's Elon Musk over the installation of the world ' s largest lithium battery in

The pair, who founded Atlassian in 2002, have become figureheads for Australia’s tech scene and they’re already used to rubbing shoulders with billionaires. Last year, Cannon-Brookes lost a high-profile bet with Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk over the installation of the world ’ s largest lithium battery in South

Founders of Sydney technology company Atlassian Scott Farquhar and Mike Cannon-Brookes.© AAP Image Founders of Sydney technology company Atlassian Scott Farquhar and Mike Cannon-Brookes. Atlassian Corp.’s rise to a record on Friday has catapulted its two Australian co-founders onto the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

The fortunes of co-Chief Executive Officers Michael Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar have risen $1.1 billion in 2018 to $4.1 billion apiece, making them the 499th and 500th richest people on the planet.

Atlassian makes work-collaboration products like HipChat and Trello, which it bought for $425 million last year. The Sydney-based company saw billings grow 43 percent in the three months ending Dec. 31, helping its share price jump by a third so far this year. The business, which has more than 100,000 customers, doesn’t have a sales force and prefers to rely on word of mouth to generate sales, Farquhar said in February.

Rowan Atkinson hands £10million ultra-modern mansion to ex-wife as part of their divorce deal

  Rowan Atkinson hands £10million ultra-modern mansion to ex-wife as part of their divorce deal Rowan Atkinson is believed to have forfeited the Oxfordshire mansion as part of a divorce settlement with former BBC make-up artist Sunetra Sastry, 55.  Meanwhile Atkinson, 63, is living with his new love – 34-year-old actress Louise Ford – and their new baby in his £5million property in Hampstead, north London.The modernist Cotswolds estate, filled with hi-tech gadgets, comes with an underground garage for the Blackadder star’s fleet of supercars.

The pair, who founded Atlassian in 2002, have become figureheads for Australia’s tech scene and they’re already used to rubbing shoulders with billionaires. Last year, Mr Cannon-Brookes lost a high-profile bet with Tesla Inc’s Elon Musk over the installation of the world ’ s largest lithium battery in

The pair, who founded Atlassian in 2002, have become figureheads for Australia’s tech scene and they’re already used to rubbing shoulders with billionaires. Last year, Cannon-Brookes lost a high-profile bet with Tesla Inc’s Elon Musk over the installation of the world ’ s largest lithium battery in South

The pair, who founded Atlassian in 2002, have become figureheads for Australia’s tech scene and they’re already used to rubbing shoulders with billionaires. Last year, Cannon-Brookes lost a high-profile bet with Tesla Inc.’s Elon Musk over the installation of the world’s largest lithium battery in South Australia.

ACT Brumbies and Wallabies back Kyle Godwin signs deal to join Connacht in Ireland .
Australian rugby is set to lose another young star, who has been poached by an overseas club.European rugby has poached another Wallabies star on the rise with ACT Brumbies back Kyle Godwin to join Irish club Connacht at the end of the Super Rugby season.

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