Who is Pippa Middleton’s husband James Matthews?

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Who is James Matthews?

James Spencer Matthews was born on August 21, 1975. He is a British former professional racing driver, hedge fund manager and the husband of Pippa Middleton.

His father, David, owns the luxury Eden Rock resort on the Caribbean island of St Barts, and his mother, Jane, is an artist.

James is the heir to the Scottish title of Laird of Glen Affric, and his childhood was split between St Barts and Caunton Manor in Lincolnshire.

Spencer Matthews, a reality TV star who rose to fame on the E4 show Made in Chelsea, is his younger brother.

Who is James Matthews?

The siblings also have an older brother, Michael, who died in a mountaineering accident on Mount Everest in 1999, just hours after becoming the youngest British climber to reach the summit.

His body was never found.

Spencer, his younger brother, has now teamed up with Disney+ to film himself searching for his brother Michael.

Spencer told The Sun exclusively: “It was critical for me to wrap my head around the fact that I might come face to face with my brother’s frozen body.”

During his racing career, James has competed in such series as the British Formula 3 Championship.

He also won a record number of 11 rounds on his way to the British Formula Renault Championship title in 1994 for Manor Motorsport.

After forming a successful racing career, James then went on to become a City of London trader in 1995 and in 2001 was co-founder of Eden Rock Capital Management – a company he is now chief executive of.

Who is James Matthews?

What is James Matthews’ net worth?

James’ total net worth value has been estimated as upwards of two billion pounds.

However, the official number has never been revealed.

How did James Matthews meet Pippa Middleton?

James first met Pippa, the younger sister of Catherine, Princess of Wales, on the Caribbean Island of St Barts in 2007.

The pair met at the Eden Rock luxury hotel which is owned by James’ parents David and Jane.

However, at the time he didn’t pursue her as he’d just come out of a long-term relationship and was focusing on building up his business. 

Instead, the pair became close friends as Pippa and her family continued to visit the hotel.

In 2012, the pair decided to take their friendship further and began going on a number of dates.

However, it wasn’t long before things had fizzled between the pair on they both went their separate ways.

It was only two years later, when Pippa had split from boyfriend Nico Jackson, that the pair finally became an item.

After seven months, she moved in with him before # in July 2016.

When did James Matthews and Pippa Middleton get married?

The happy couple married on May 20, 2017, with Prince George as page boy and Princess Charlotte as flower girl.

The couple married at St Mark’s church in Englefield, Berkshire, a village near Reading.

When did James Matthews and Pippa Middleton get married?

The couple rented a glass marquee for the reception.

How many children do they have?

Pippa and James are parents to three children.

Pippa and James are parents to three children.

Pippa’s pregnancy with their first child was announced on April 21, 2018.

After her 12-week scan, the couple informed close family and friends.

Pippa gave birth to the couple’s son, Arthur, on October 15, 2018, weighing 8lb 9oz at the Lindo Wing.

Then, on March 15, 2021, James and Pippa welcomed a baby girl into the world: Grace Elizabeth Jane Matthews.

“Mother and baby are doing well,” a source told HELLO! magazine.

“She’s perfect, and everyone is overjoyed at her arrival.”

Their family grew in size when the couple welcomed their third child, Rose, in June 2022.