For those who are following the reality show called Real Housewives of Atlanta or RHOA, you must at least have heard of Simon Guobadia. This man was known by public after his now ex-wife, Falynn Guobadia, showed up as the cast. He then made another appearance on the 13th season of the show as a friend of Porshia Williams, who is known as his current fiancée.
By appearing on such a show, it is not surprising that a lot of people want to know about Simon Guobadia, including about his net worth. So, what is the net worth of this man? Check out the answer to the question and some other things by reading the post until the end.
- Full name: Simon Iyore Guobadia
- Place of birth: Nigeria
- Date of birth: June 2, 1964
- Age: 57 years old
- Hometown: Georgia, United States of America
- Nationality: American
- Occupation: CEO
- Source of income: Entrepreneur, executive producer
- Fiancée: Porsha Williams
- Ex-wife: Falynn Guobadia
- Height: 168 cm or 5 feet 6 inches
- Weight: 65 kg or 145 lbs
- Eye color: Black
- Hair color: Black
Simon Guobadia has an estimated net worth of more than $40 million. It is actually not surprising as he is known as a successful entrepreneur. The man is holding the highest position on SIMCOL Group and SIMCOL Petroleum. With his fortune, he is able to do a lot of things, including traveling, collecting rare cars, and donating. As stated on his official website, he thinks that philanthropy as his greatest purpose. He is known to be a generous benefactor to his local faith community and a regular donor to a coalition of seven churches located in the Metro Atlanta Area named Northpoint Ministries.
Actually, Simon Guobadia does not rely on the fame of his partner. He himself is known as a successful entrepreneur who has several businesses. The man started his work life as a tax manager at a company that is based in Atlanta named Deloitte. He was there for two years from 2004 to 2006. In January 2007, he started working as the CEO of the company called SIMCOL Group. Not only that, the man was also known as the CEO of SIMCOL Petroleum at the same time. He then became linked with the KLC Petroleum Transport LLC in January. At the time, he was named as the CEO of the company.
In addition to his work as an entrepreneur, Simon Guobadia has also spread his wings as an executive producer of the movies. A few notable movies produced by him include Jail Dogs, Buckhead Theatre, Kill and Son of the South.
Four years ago, he opened a restaurant that he named Simon’s Restaurant. Unfortunately, the place was closed permanently in May last year due to the current pandemic. Before owning Simon’s Restaurant, he had Time and Buckhead Bottle Bar. Just like Simon’s Restaurant, it was also closed permanently in 2014. It is such a shame knowing he had invested a lot for the operation of this place, including more than $3.8 million. The amount was actually not known until 2014 when SIMCOL Restaurant Concepts was charged for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. After that, the man also stated that the Chapter 11 bankruptcy was discharged and all creditors were paid their sum.
Simon Guobadia was born in Georgia, United States on June 2, 57 years ago. There is only a bit information about his early life. As stated by some sources, he has a Nigerian heritage. The man has a sister named Mary Awo-Osagie.
When it comes to his study, he went to Loyola College Ibada that is based in Nigeria. He then decided to move to the United States and enrolled in the University of the District of Columbia. In 1993, he managed to graduate from the university majoring in accounting.
Simon Guobadia was a husband of the reality star named Falynn Guobadia. On July 14, 2014, these two married at Villa Christina t Hyatt Regency. It was actually not their first marriage as both of them married once before. From their previous marriage, Simon has a total of five children while Falynn has a total of three children.
After their marriage, the rumors about them were everywhere. According to these rumors, these two were having issues in their conjugal life. They did not follow each other on Instagram. Simon was also often seen going on vacation without Falynn.
It seems like the rumors were true because on January this year Simon Guobadia filed for divorce from Falynn. A month after that, the man decided to fill for divorce for a second time and said that the marriage was irretrievably broken. Three months later (on April 22, 2021), both Simon and Falynn Guobadia announced to the public that they have decided to take different paths, saying that after two years of marriage and five years of friendship, both made difficult decision to go their separate ways.
After parting with Falynn Guobadia, Simon Guobadia is now reported to engaged to another reality show star named Porsha Williams. When the news started broke out, Williams shared a post on her Instagram account saying that their relationship started a month ago and they are crazy in love. She was aware that it is a bit fast but they are living each day to its fullest. She added that she chooses happiness every morning and every night. Her focus is to turn out all negative energy to the positive ones. The woman said that Siimon Guobadia makes her so happy and to her he is what matters most.
Right now, Simon Guobadia and Porsha Williams reside in Atlanta, United States. These two are raising the family that also consists of a total of eight children. It seems like these two have a happy life as they are always seen together often and they love to share their pictures of them spending their time together with the whole family as well.
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