Richard Branson is best known as the founder of Virgin Group, a conglomerate comprising over 400 companies. He has started disparate companies from Virgin Records to Virgin Airways to Virgin Galactic, a space tourism company. "Branson has been tagged as a 'transformational leader’ in the management lexicon, with his maverick strategies and his stress on the Virgin Group as an organization driven on informality and information, one that is bottom-heavy rather than strangled by top-level management", according to his bio on Wikipedia.
Branson shares his management and risk taking philosophy in this online training.
A Success Television release