The New Top 10 Richest People in Greece.
Greece is one of the most expensive countries, so it might come as no surprise that it’s home to some of the world’s mega-rich. Of the 2,755 wealthiest people on the Forbes 2021 list, 3 of them are Greeks. Many of these elite figures belong to famously wealthy Greek families who have run multinational companies for generations.
According to World Bank statistics for the year 2013, the economy of Greece is the 43rd largest by nominal gross domestic product at $242 billion and 53rd largest by purchasing power parity (PPP) at $284 billion.
Since the beginning of time, this great nation has been able to catapult into being the greatest in the industries that make a country grow. Impeccable individuals from Greek have created corporations, industries, franchises, and have undertaken humanitarian purposes to capture the minds of the world.
In today’s article, we will take a look at the top 10 richest people in Greek that have created their wealth through creating employment and rising above the challenges to be who they are now according to Forbes
Without wasting much time let’s dive in.
|Rank||Name of Personality||Estimated Net Worth|
|#1||Jim Davis||5.1 billion|
|#2||Tom Gores||3.3 billion|
|#3||John Catsimatidis||3.3 billion|
|#4||John Paul DeJoria||3 billion|
|#5||Philip Niarchos||2.5 billion|
|#6||Dean Metropoulos||2.4 billion|
|#7||Alexander Spanos||2.4 billion|
|#8||George Argyros||2.2 billion|
|#9||Peter Peterson||2.1 billion|
Below is a short bio on the first two richest people in Greek
Jim Davis is the richest man in Greece with an estimated net worth of 5.1 billion dollars. He is the owner of the shoe company New Balance. Davis bought New Balance company during the Boston Marathon in 1972 together with 6 employees, they manufactured 30 pairs of running shoes on daily basis.
Tom Gores is the second richest man in Greece with his company Capital Equity buying out underperforming companies. He founded the company in 1995.
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