The New Top 10 Richest People in Spain.
Spain 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, 30 of them are Spanish. Many of these elite figures belong to famously wealthy Spanish families who have run multinational companies for generations.
Spain’s capitalist mixed economy is the 14th largest worldwide and the 4th largest in the European Union, as well as the Eurozone’s 4th largest.
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 Spain 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 Spain 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||Amancio Ortega Gaona||77 billion|
|#2||Sandra Ortega Mera||7.3 billion|
|#3||Juan Roig Alfonso||4.2 billion|
|#4||Rafael del Pino Calvo-Sotelo||3.9 billion|
|#5||Juan Abelló Gallo||2.9 billion|
|#6||Alicia Koplowitz y Romero de Joseu||2.8 billion|
|#7||Hortensia Herrero Chacón||2.8 billion|
|#8||Maria del Pino y Calvo-Sotelo||2.3 billion|
|#9||Daniel Maté||2.3 billion|
|#10||Florentino Pérez||2.1 billion|
Below is a short bio on the first two richest people in Spain.
Amancio Ortega Gaona
He is the founder of and former chairman of Inditex fashion group, best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories shops. He has an estimated net worth of 77 billion dollars and is the richest person in Spain and the third person in Europe. He was once the richest person in the world surpassing Bill Gates in 2015.
Sandra Ortega Mera
Sandra is the daughter and heiress of billionaire Amancio founder of Indite. She spends most of her time managing her deceased mother’s foundation which supports those with mental health problems and disabilities.
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