Gianluca Vacchi Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sriparnika Sarkar
Feb 08, 2024 By Sriparnika Sarkar
Originally Published on Feb 03, 2023
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About Gianluca Vacchi

Gianluca Vacchi is an Italian Entrepreneur, Businessman, social media personality, and a very popular DJ.

'Start now, not tomorrow. Tomorrow won’t make any difference. You will be as tired as you’re now.' One of the most famous quotes given by this world-famous Entrepreneur.

Gianluca Vacchi was interested in music from a very tender age. He was very close to his grandmother, with whom he learned to play the piano. Later, he studied economics at the University of Bologna to land a decent job. When that did not happen, he moved toward his family business, and the rest is history. Let us take you through the hooks and nooks of this enigmatic personality and a more interesting businessman, Gianluca Vacchi!

Gianluca Vacchi Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Gianluca Vacchi’s net worth?

Gianluca Vacchi has garnered a massive net worth of an estimated $200 million throughout the course of his career.

How much does Gianluca Vacchi earn per year?

Being an Italian Businessman, Gianluca Vacchi has earned a lot of money throughout his career, which added up to his net worth. Let us take a look at his annual income. In 2022, his average annual income is estimated to be around $14.5 million. From the years 2013 to 2021, Gianluca Vacchi earned in the round-offs of $10.5 to $14.2 million.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Gianluca Vacchi?

Gianluca Vacchi stands at an average height of 5 ft 8 in (173 cm).

How old is Gianluca Vacchi?

Born on August 5, 1967, Gianluca Vacchi is 55 years old as of August 2022.

Childhood And Education

Gianluca Vacchi was born in Bologna, Italy. His father is Marco Vacchi. Details about his mother are unavailable in the public database. However, From a very young age, Gianluca Vacchi loved to play music and piano. However, after completing his school, he went ahead to attend the University of Bologna in Italy, where he secured a degree in Business and Economics in 1993. He completed his degree from Studiorum University, Bologna.

Family, Romance, And Relationships


His father, Marco Vacchi, was the president of the Bank of Bologna. However, later, he went on to be a member of the Board of Directors of the IMA group. Currently, he is the chairman of the IMA group.

Who is Gianluca Vacchi’s partner?

Gianluca Vacchi is married to Sharon Fonseca. The couple has a beautiful daughter named Blu Jerusalema Vacchi. Previously, he is known to have dated Giorgia Gabriele.

Career And Professional Highlights

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Soon after he completed his studies, he went on to join his family business. He started his career as a businessman by investing in and trading stocks. When he turned 25, Gianluca Vacchi joined the Industria Macchine Automatiche(IMA) Group. He took the company public along with his cousin Alberto but retained the majority stake. Currently, he is on the board of directors in the IMA group. The company brings in about $100 million in profit per year. The Italian Entrepreneur brings his company IMA Group to process and pack food, tea, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics.

By 2006, Gianluca Vacchi is known to have founded the watch company named 'Toy Watch.' Being an entrepreneur, he did not stop there. He went on to found 'The Last Minute Tour', a travel and tourism company. Soon after that, he landed his career as a Disc Jockey. After becoming a DJ, he went viral on a video where he was seen dancing with his former girlfriend, Giorgia Gabriele.

Gianluca Vacchi is also a writer with a published book named '#Enjoy.'

Charity Work

His daughter is known to have a condition called a cleft palate. So, after she was born, he wanted to spread awareness for 'Operation Smile.' Being a massive social media celebrity, he used this charitable organization to gather funds for people who cannot afford the treatment cost of this disease.

What awards has Gianluca Vacchi won?

Gianluca Vacchi is an all-rounder Italian Entrepreneur. He released his book in 2016, which went on to get colossal admiration from his fans in Italy and beyond. In 2019, the Entrepreneur extended his hands from his family business to being a DJ. At the Dolce Vita Awards 2019, he was nominated under the category of the Most Popular DJ. In the same year, in the Best Blogger ceremony in Cannes, Gianluca Vacchi won the World's Best Blogger Award. This was the first-ever award given to a blogger.

Gianluca Vacchi’s Hobbies And Interests

Apart from being an entrepreneur and a social media star, Gianluca Vacchi led a luxurious lifestyle and had a knack for real estate. He had a house named 'Sunrise To Sunset Penthouse', which he bought for $7.5 million in 2016. Later on, he sold the house for $7.7 million. He also has a home that tends to his luxurious lifestyle on Miami Beach in Sunset Island for $24.5 million. He is also a car enthusiast and has a Ferrari as his favorite car.

Other Interesting Gianluca Vacchi Facts And Trivia

  • Gianluca Vacchi has over 22.7 million followers on Instagram.
  • Vacchi played at Tomorrowland on July 25, 2022.
  • His wife, Sharon Fonseca, is also a social media celebrity with over six million followers on Instagram.
  • Gianluca Vacchi is filled with tattoos all over his body.
  • His cousin Alberto is currently the CEO and the president of their family business, the IMA Group.
  • On his Instagram account, there are several pictures of him with renowned celebrities like Marc Anthony, Zac Efron, and Cristiano Ronaldo.
  • As a DJ, Gianluca Vacchi has performed with several pop artists in his life. The most popular among them is Jennifer Lopez.

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An accomplished content writer with a strong academic background in science. Sriparnika holds a Bachelor's degree in Science with Chemistry Honors from Amity University, Calcutta, and a Master's degree in Physical Chemistry from the renowned Scottish Church College, University of Calcutta. Sriparnika's diverse academic and professional experiences have equipped her with a unique set of skills that make her a successful content writer. She has interned with Team Everest NGO to develop an English curriculum for economically disadvantaged students and worked as a subject matter expert with Chegg.Inc. Additionally, Sriparnika has invested in her professional development by obtaining certifications in content writing from Internshala, Photography from Sudhir Shivram, and the basics of web development from Internshala.

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