Kayla Itsines and Kostas Drakopoulos cemented their reputation as “influential” Greek Australians, appearing in the Australian Financial Review’s Young Rich List, a group of people with total worth $13.2 billion.
Kostas Drakopoulos, owner of the boutique building company Drakk Property Group, ranks 32nd, with a fortune of $75 million, while Kayla Itsines, ranks 40th with a fortune of $63 million. The fitness guru has seen her influence in her professional field increase since 2014, when she founded Bikini Body Training, which has skyrocketed, largely thanks to her social media strategy, using Instagram as a promotional tool.
As for Drakopoulos, he created his Collingwood-based company (which specialises in Inner-city appartments) in 2006, after gaining experience working for Buxton Group and Hickory Group. He quickly saw his company’s value go for $5 million to $30 million. Last year, he was worth $60 million dollars.