Lindsay Fox is probably one of the most famous truck drivers in the world, as he’s made a fortune being a trucker. Fox, 72, dropped out of school when he was 16 and started his trucker’s career.
Now he’s worth $1.5 billion and ranks No. 10 amongst Australia’s 40 Richest Men. Fox’s company Linfox operates in different industries with Linfox Logistics being the biggest division with 5,000 truck drivers.
When being asked why he’s been so successful, Fox said: “It’s a people business. Personal relationships are always the key to good business. You can buy networking, you can’t buy friendships.”