The New Top 10 Richest People in Mexico.
Mexico 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, 12 of them are Mexican. Many of these elite figures belong to famously wealthy Mexican families who have run multinational companies for generations.
As of April 2018, Mexico has the 15th largest nominal GDP (US$1.15 trillion) and the 11th largest by purchasing power parity (US$2.45 trillion). GDP annual average growth was 2.9% in 2016 and 2% in 2017.
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 Mexican 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 Mexican 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||Carlos Slim Helú||$62.8 BILLION|
|#2||Germán Larrea Mota Velasco||$25.9 BILLION|
|#3||Ricardo B. Salinas Pliego||$12.9 BILLION|
|#4||Alberto Bailleres Gonzalez||$9.2 BILLION|
|#5||Juan Francisco Beckmann Vidal||$7 BILLION|
|#6||Maria Asuncion Aramburuzabala||$5.8 BILLION|
|#7||Antonio del Valle Ruiz & family||$3.1 BILLION|
|#8||Carlos Hank Rhon||$2.2 BILLION|
|#9||Roberto Hernandez Ramirez||$1.9 BILLION|
|#10||Rufino Vigil Gonzalez||$1.7 BILLION|
Below is a short bio on the first two richest people in Mexican
Carlos Slim Helú
Carlos Slim Helú is the richest man in Mexico with an estimated net worth of $62.8 Billion. He has the majority stake in pan-Latin American wireless telecom firm América Móvil.
Germán Larrea Mota Velasco
The second richest person in Mexico with an estimated net worth of $25.9B. He is the majority of copper mining company Grupo México, whose shares more than doubled in value in the past year, helping to boost his fortune from $11 billion last year.
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