BALTHAZAR FABRICIUS

FITZDARES

Category
Spear’s Black Book
Company Size
Boutique

Growing up on the Goodwood Estate where his father ran the racecourse for the Duke of Richmond left Balthazar Fabricius with betting coursing through his veins. After a stint at Ladbrokes, he started a private bookmaking business in 2005 in the Mayfair townhouse where it remains today. He wanted to reinvent bookmaking principles and offer a luxury lifestyle to chancing HNWs. Fitzdares takes bets on all sports and specialises in looking after high-staking customers who come to them via referrals, much as one would when joining a gentlemen’s club. ‘We occupy a rare and exciting space dealing with the doers, the dreamers, the game changers,’ Fabricius says. ‘We are their private playground.’

Balthazar Fabricius