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Top 10 Richest Women in the World

Top 10 Richest Women in the World

Francoise Bettencourt

Françoise Bettencourt, a 67-year-old lady was born with a silver spoon in her mouth. Her mother and father Eugene Sehvellur, founded the world-known cosmetic brand L’Oréal which is her source of income.

Although her company had been suffered a huge loss in quarantine time of about 6% but yet she managed to be considered as one of the richest women in the world with all her royalties and luxuries. Her net worth is $73.6 billion. She married Jean -Pierre Meyers and has two children.

Alice Walton

Alice Walton is a 71-year-old American lady who is considered to be the backbone of Walmart, one of the largest companies in the world by revenue, having more than 2.2 million employees under it. She is having a cash flow of $61.8 billion and is considered the second richest lady after Françoise Bettencourt in the world Alice is counted among the list of top 10 richest personalities in the world.

Alice Walotn

In 1974 she got married to Luciana invested Bank investment banker. She had completed her graduation from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas, with a B.A. in economics.

Mackenzie Scott

Mackenzie Scott, an American lady is counted in the list of the top 10 richest women in the world. Scott’s net worth is about $ 53 billion and has a 4% stake in Amazon which is the source of wealth. She is known for her involvement in the founding and development of Amazon. The lady also signed an agreement to give half of her wealth to welfare society and charity.

Mackenzie Scott

Her names come under the title of the top 25 richest people in the world. She started with a literary career and wrote the novel for which she won an American book award in 2006. After that, she join Amazon with Bezos who was her husband. The couple joined Amazon in its early launching and work together for its upliftment.

Julia Koch

Julia Koch, the 58-year-old lady is the world 4th richest women. She is born in the United States. Her husband David Koch is her fortune in the world of royalty. Julia Koch is an American socialite, billionaire, and philanthropist. She had completed her graduation from the University of Central Arkansas.

Julia Koch

After that, she worked Fashion designer. She has a net worth of about. After the death of her husband, David Julia and her three children have a 42% stake in the family business, Koch Industries, which became America’s largest private company per revenue last year. Koch Industry is her source of wealth.

Miriam Adelson

Adelson is an Israeli American lady of 75-year age. Miriam’s source of wealth is casinos. In 2021 Adelson have a 56% stake in casino operator Las Vegas Sands that was formerly owned by her husband, Sheldon Adelson who was an American businessman, investor, political donor and philanthropist.

Adelson donated to the Donald Trump 2016 presidential campaign, his presidential inauguration, his Défense fund against the Mueller investigation into Russian interference. In 2020 Casino suffered a huge loss of $985 million due to covid 19. Her net worth is about $38.2 billion. She is the current publisher of the newspaper Israel Hayom.

She is also a voting member on the board of trustees at the University of Southern California. According to reports of 2021 Adelson is the 44th-richest person, 5th-richest woman, and richest Israeli in the world.

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Jacqueline Mars

Jacqueline Mars is an American heiress and investor of 81 years of age. Jacqueline Mars owns an estimated one-third of Mars Incorporated. Her source of wealth is Candy and Petfood. This company is founded by her grandfather Frank C. Mars, in 1911. Mars is counted in the top 50 richest personalities of the world.

Jacqueline Mars

Her net worth is of about $43.4 billion. She is considered to be the 18th richest American. She had completed his Graduation boarding school at Miss Hall’s School in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Mars married David H. Badger and had three children.

She is a trustee of the US Equestrian Team and owns a working organic farm, which is protected by the Land Trust of Virginia She sits on the board of directors for the Washington National Opera, the National Sporting Library and Fine Arts Museum.

Yang Huiyan

Yang Huiyan is a Chinese-born billionaire businesswoman and property developer of age 39 years old. Yang is one of the Richest Women in Asia having a cash flow of about $29.6 billion. Her source of wealth in Real Estate.

Yang owns about 58% of China-based real estate developers Country Garden Holdings. This Real Estate is founded by her father Yang Guoqiang, is a Chinese entrepreneur, the founder and chairman of Country Garden Group. Yang had done her graduation from Ohio State University. In 2008, Yang had owned Cypriot citizenship.

Susanne Klatten

Susanne Klatten is  a Germen woman. Daughter of Herbert Werner Quandt who was a German industrialist. She is the richest in germany and counted in the list top 70th richest person in the world. Her net worth was estimated at $23.4 billion.

Susanne Klatten

She sits on Altana’s supervisory board and helped transform it into a world-class corporation in the German DAX list of 30 top companies. She had done marketing and management at the University of Buckingham, and an MBA from IMD Business School in Lausanne specialising in advertising. Her source of wealth is BMW, Pharmaceuticals.

Gina Rinehart

Gina is an Australian woman whose net worth is estimated at $23.6 BILLION. Her source of wealth is mining. Rinehart is the richest women in Australia. She is the chair of the mining and agriculture company Hancock Prospecting Group. Hancock Prospecting Group is founded by her father Lang Hancock who was an Australian iron ore magnate.

Hancock donated considerable sums of money to politicians of many political stripes. Hancock also offered strong advice to the politicians as she is keenly interested in politics. In 1935 she married Susette Maley. She had completed her studies at Hale School in Perth from 1924 to 1927.

Iris Fontbona

Iris Fontbona is a Chilean mining magnate, media proprietor, billionaire businesswoman. She is the wealthiest person in Chile, the third wealthiest in Latin America, and the tenth Richest women in the world.

Her net worth is about $23.3 BILLION. She had inherited her riches from her husband Andrónico Luksic who was the founder of mining and beverages which is the source of her wealth. Fontbana also owns a majority stake in Quinenco, a publicly-traded Chilean conglomerate active in banking, beer and manufacturing. She had done her schooling from Catholic high school. In 2016, she donated $5.5 million which assisted in setting a record for the charity event in terms of funds raised.

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