Dana White: What’s His Net Worth After Selling The UFC?

Dana White: What’s His Net Worth After Selling The UFC?

5/16/2021 10:10:00 PM

Dana White: What’s His Net Worth After Selling The UFC?

After years serving as the face of the UFC, Dana White's net worth is mind-blowing. Find out how much he is worth in 2021.

He Became President Of The UFC In 2001(A.RICARDO / Shutterstock.com)The Fertittas acquired the UFC—then a failing promotion on the verge of collapse—at White’s recommendation. As a result, he was installed as president and given nearly a 10 percent stake in the company.

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White turned their $2 million investment into a bottomless pot of gold. The promotion went mainstream through a hit reality series,The Ultimate Fighterprofessional wrestling.MMA—once seen as a savage, no-holds-barred quasi-sport—achieved legitimacy via White. But the president never rested on his laurels.

“You always think that there’s gonna be that day when, if we get to this level, then we can kind of cruise a little bit and kick back, [but] there’s no cruise,” said White. “There’s no kick back. This thing is just a beast and it just goes and goes and goes and goes.” headtopics.com

He Helped Sell The UFC in 2016 For $4 BillionIn July 2016, it was announced that talent agency WME-IMG, along with a number of business partners, purchased a majority stake in the UFC for$4 billion. As part of the deal, chairman Lorenzo Fertitta stepped down from his post. Other minority owners, such as the government of Abu Dhabi, retained their share of the company.

As for White, his nine percent stake was increased. He also remained the foul-mouthed face of the organization.And his fortune just keeps growing. In March 2021, the majority owners—operating under the name Endeavor Group Holdings—announced plans to buy 100 percent of the company

. As part of the buyout, previous owners of UFC will be entitled to company stock.Endeavor introduced its IPO earlier this month with an opening price of $24 per share; at the time this article was written, it already increased to $31.What Is Dana White’s Current Net Worth In 2021?

As of 2021, Dana White is estimated to be worth$500 million. This includes his $20 million annual salary, as well as his returns from being a minority owner of the UFC.And he’s not shy about spending it. White lives in a massive Las Vegas mansion, which was built on the sit of three bulldozed homes. It includes a basketball court, arcade, and a pool that looks like it belongs at a luxury resort. Check out glimpses of it in this video from Haute Living: headtopics.com

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White also has anextensive car collection. Some of his most luxurious rides include a Ferarri F430, a 1969 Chevy Camaro, and a Bentley.Finally, he spends some of that money on good causes. In 2017, he donated $1 million to victims of the mass shooting in Las Vegas. And in 2019, he matched UFC’s Khabib Nurmagomedov’s $100,000 donation to Dustin Poirier’s charity, The Good Fight Foundation.

There’s no word on how the latest UFC buyout will impact his current fortune. But White’s not one to take a loss very well, so we expect the number to continue ticking upward.Load MorePrimary Sidebar Read more: Gossip Cop »

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