Our friend, Per Wimmer a Danish businessman and philanthropist is set to be the first tourist in space. He is featured in this Months FT Wealth publication as ‘The ultimate high-fliers: The ultra-wealthy planning to be the first tourists in space.’
For more on Per’s interview with FT Wealth, please visit FT Wealth.
Per is the CEO of Wimmer Financial and international corporate financial advisory firm, which he founded on the 50th anniversary of Sputnik day, October 4, 2007.
Per is also a founding astronaut with Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic; held a ticket to be the first astronaut on board the XCOR Lynx rocketplane (now cancelled) and holds a trip to space reservation with Space Adventures.
Congratulation on this gigantic achievement Per, we are very proud of you and wish you all the best!