Simon Guobadia is an American entrepreneur and executive producer. He is the founder and CEO of SIMCOL Petroleum and SIMCOL Group. As of 2021, Simon Guobadia net worth is estimated to be around $40 million.
Simon Guobadia Net worth & Early life
Simon Guobadia was born on June 2, 1964, in Georgia, United States. Nothing much is known about his early life. According to some websites, Simon belongs to Nigerian heritage. He has a sister named Mary Awo-Osagie.
Regarding his education, he has studied at Loyola College Ibada based in Nigeria. Later, he moved to the United States and joined the University of the District of Columbia.
In 1993, he came out as a graduate from the University majoring in accounting.
Simon Guobadia Net Worth and Career
In January, he became associated with KLC Petroleum Transport LLC. He served as the CEO of the company. Besides his entrepreneurial work, he has also tried his luck as an executive producer of the movies. Some of the notable movies he produced are Jail Dogs, Buckhead Theatre, Kill and Son of the South.
Simon had started a restaurant named Simon’s Restaurant in 2017. The restaurant was closed permanently due to the effect of the Pandemic in May 2020.
Before that, he owned TIme and Buckhead Bottle Bar, which was closed in 2014. He had invested more than $3.8 million for the operation of the Bottle Bar.
The amount was revealed in 2014 when SIMCOL Restaurant Concepts was charged for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
Later he also mentioned that the Chapter 11 bankruptcy was discharged and all creditors were paid their sum.
Simon came into notice after his wife, Falynn appeared in the popular reality show Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA). She made an appearance as a friend of Porshia Williams on the 13th season of RHOA.
Simon Guobadia’s Personal Life
Simon Guobadia was married to the reality star, Falynn Guboadia. He tied the knot with Falynn on July 14, 2019, at Villa Christina t Hyatt Regency.
Surprisingly, it was the second marriage for both. Simon has 5 kids and Falynn has 3 kids from their previous marriage.
Rumors are flying all around that the couple is having some problem in their conjugal life. Both do not follow each other Instagram.
Likewise, Simon went on vacation without Falynn. It might be just speculation, though any confirmed news on their separation has not come out yet.
On January 2021, Simon first filed for divorce from Falynn. A month later, he filed for divorce for a second time, alleging that his marriage was “irretrievably broken”.
On April 22, Simon and Falynn publicly announced their split saying “After two years of marriage and five years of friendship, Simon and I have made the difficult decision to go our separate ways”
Simon is now engaged to Porsha Williams. In her Instagram post, she said “Our relationship began a month ago—yes we are crazy in love.
I know it’s fast but we are living each day to its fullest. I chose happiness every morning and every night.
Tuning out all negative energy and only focused on positive wishes. He makes me so happy and to me that is what matters most”.
Simon Guobadia Net Worth
Simon Guobadia is a successful entrepreneur. He is holding the highest position on SIMCOL Group and SIMCOL Petroleum.
Though his annual earning has not come out, he is surely getting a whopping amount from the company. Simon Guobadia’s personal fortune is estimated to be over $40 million.