Tarik Freitekh is an affluent business executive who works primarily in the music production business. One of his first works in the music industry was as a Chief Executive Officer of World Music Production in 2014. After meeting the popular singer, Akon, his journey began by doing several collaborations with many international artists. He has since directed and produced most of his projects under his record label World Music.
He is considered one of the rare gems who is capable of bringing the sounds and textures of both western and eastern music together beautifully via his music company. He is known for providing a distinctive vibe by producing different music styles with the collaborations of international artists. His career in the industry has taken off since then.
Freitekh was born in Jerusalem, Israel on 5th October 1987. He has not spoken much about his early life in Israel or his parents. Freitekh has a bachelor’s degree in digital filmmaking from the Art Institute. He also has a Bachelor’s degree in architecture too which he earned in 2007.
Net worth of Tarik Freitekh
Freitekh is estimated to be worth more than $300 million making him the 1604th richest person on earth all the time. The amount is a lot for someone as young as 34 years old. He purchased $1 billion worth of shares in China’s BYD in 2019. As confirmed by BYD in China, Freitekh holds a 4.69% stake in the company. He owns a variety of restaurants in the United States besides his other ventures.
He generates the majority of his income as a producer and director primarily in the music industry. Freitekh has many houses worth millions of dollars. His Hollywood Hills-based three-story home alone is worth 7 million dollars. The house was bought in 2012 for $2.3 million.
Freitekh has a collection of fancy cars like a Ferrari Italia, Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder, Black Bentley, and the C63 Black Series. He runs his distribution companies in Miami and California. Outside of the US, Freitekh owns various properties in Dubai and Europe.
Life of the millionaire business executive
Freitekh's first business venture was introduced in 2017 in the form of Freitekh Studios. Its been four years now since he started working as an executive director of the studios. He has also directed a song called Cherokee. In 2012, Freitekh won the award of best director for that song at the Los Angeles Festival of Music.
His record label released Lebanese singer, Haifa’s Wehbe’s LA show in December 2020. The show features many famous faces including Tyrese, Neyo, Akon, Kelly Rowland, and Justin Bieber.
Freitekh currently resides in Los Angeles, California. He has his event management agency there, TFI Group. His Instagram account has 90 posts and 1.2 million followers as of now.
Freitekh's work legacy
In December 2017, the United Nations named him as their goodwill ambassador. Having derived his fortune from his collaborations with well-known international celebrities, he sometimes uses his Instagram to share fresh photos with his celebrity pals.
Freitekh considers his World music as something more of a movement created to inspire and connect the world through music and not just label. His inspiration to create World Music comes from his faith that music has the power to break down boundaries and overcome distances between people.
Freitekh tries his best to record and film musicians performing in their natural environments and combine their talents and cultural power in innovative videos.
In a picture with Justin Bieber, he wrote the caption: My bro @justinbieber. He seems to be pretty close with the celebrities he works with. Although the names of Tarik's family members are not known, his business partner's name is Mostafa Srour.
His feature directorial debut was the 2012 feature film Foreigner. It starred actor Justin Simpson. The storyline of the film was inspired by true events. Freitekh has directed one additional feature film and a television film. His star sign is Libra.
Tarik has made it to the list of most popular Business Executives. He is also ranked in the elite list of famous celebrities born in Israel. Despite his fame, he doesn't have his own Wikipedia page.
Is Tarik Dating someone?
Freitekh prefers to keep the details of his romantic life private. He is mostly in the news for his collaboration with famous international stars rather than his romantic relationships. Freitekh has never been engaged or married before.
Some sources claim that he has had at least one relationship in past but it was not made official. As of September 2021, Freitekh is single.