amanda staveley wants to buy newcastle..how much is her net worth?

Businesswomen Amanda Staveley, who is linked with £300million takeover of the Premier League side, with Mike Ashley looking to sell Newcastle, has a personal worth of £114m ($150m), according to TheRichest.com.

How did she get her money? An excerpt from this [Express article http://www.express.co.uk/sport/football/868375/Amanda-Staveley-Newcastle-who-is-she-how-much-is-she-worth) reads:

Aged 22 she borrowed money to buy a the restaurant Stocks, near Newmarket racecourse.

There she go in with the horse racing community and started dealing shares within the business world.

She opened a conference centre called Q.ton with he backing of King Abdullah of Jordan. And from there her business skills took off.

She was voted businesswoman of the year in 2000 and sold a 49% stake of the Q.ton for £2million.

But the company eventually failed and she moved to Dubai.

She is well connected in the middle east and was involved in deals to bring royalty from Abu Dhabi and Qatar into business with Barclays.

She was also involved in Sheikh Mansour’s deal to buy Manchester City in 2008.

She dated Prince Andrew for two years after meeting him in 2001 in the U.A.E. Staveley rejected his marriage proposal, believing it would curtail her business Counts Theresa May, Sir Philip Green and Simon Cowell among her friends. Know more about Amanda Staveley by reading this Daily Mail article.

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