WOMEN: While talking about men we talk about their counterpart also. In as much as we have wealthy men in the world/country, we also have women who are also shaking the world’s economy. let’s look at the five richest women in the whole world.
- ALICE WALTON:
Alice is the only daughter of Walmart founder, Mr. Sam Walton, that alone is an instant transfer of ownership, wow!!. Alice was born on the 7th of Oct 1949. She is the 12th richest person in the world, and also the richest woman in the world. Being the only daughter of a billionaire Mr. Sam, she owns over US$11 billion in the Walmart shares. She has a net worth of $68.8 billion as of September 2020 making her the richest woman in the world.
- FRANCOISE BETTEN
she was born on the 10th pf July 1953 in Neuilly-sur seine, France. Wow, she is an author the author of Bible commentaries and works on Jewish-Christian relations. Francoise is the chair lady of L’Oreal. L’Oreal is the company own by their family, she is the only daughter of her parents which made her an heiress of Liliane Bettencourt.
- JULIA KOCH.
She was is 57 years old, with 3 children. Julia’s wealth is gotten from her late husband’s inheritance. Her husband has 42 percent stake in Koch industries. That is the major source of her income because the industry has an annual revenue of about $110 billion as of Nov 2019 according to its website.
- MACKENZIE BEZOS:
Only the name is supposed to ring a bell, Jeff Bezos the CEO of Amazon turn the richest man, just last month, though she is no longer together with Jeff her ex-husband, still, she was given 19.7 million shares of Amazon (i.e 4 percent of the share) which increased her net worth to $36.8 billion at the time of the divorce making her the 4th richest woman in the world.
- JACQUELINE MARS:
She was born on the 10th of October,1939.her family is among the richest family in the United States. they have a confectionery company Mars, Inc. the company bears their name Mars. The company is the largest confectionery company in the whole world. That is the major source of her income, making her the 5th richest woman in the whole world.