International Women’s Day is celebrated on the 8th of March every year.This year’s theme for Women’s Day is, “I am Generation Equality: Realizing Women’s Rights.” On this Women’s day we will have look on wealthiest women in the world
World billionaire’s list is predominantly dominated by mens over the years.But now world is changing and in 2020 ,there are 11 women in Top 100 Worlds billionaires list based on 7 March net worth.(Source : Forbes)
Lets have look on wealthiest women in the world on International Women’s Day:
1) Francoise Bettencourt Meyers:
Richest woman in the world is granddaughter of L’Oreal’s founder Eugène Paul Louis Schueller.
Her net worth is estimated around $56.6 and Rank 15 in top 100 billionaires list.
2) Alice warton :
She is richest billionaire in United states and is only daughter of Walmart founder Sam Walton.
ALice Warton is having net worth of around $52.4B.
3) Jacqueline Mars :
Jacqueline Mars own estimated one third of the world’s largest candy maker, Mars.
Her net worth is estimated around $29.4B.
4) Yang Huiyan:
Yang Huiyan owns 57% of real estate developer Country Garden Holdings, Chiana. She is youngest women billionaires in top 100 list and richest women in Asia.
Yang Huiyan and family net worth is estimated 22.1
5) Susanne Klatten:
Susanne Klatten owns 19.2% of Munich based German automaker Bayerische Motoren Werke (BMW).
Her net worth is estimated around $20.2B and is second richest women in Europe . Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is richest women is Europe and world.
6) Laurene Powell Jobs :
Laurene Powell Jobs is wife of Late Apple founder Steve jobs.Her net worth is estimated at $22.7B and is predominantly contributed by stocks of Apple and Disney.
7) Abigail Johnson :
Abigail Johnson is CEO of Boston based giant, Fidelity Investments. Fidelity investments was founded by Her grandfather, Edward Johnson II in 1946.Abigail Johnson ranked seventh among the wealthiest women in the world.
Her net worth is estimated at $14.9B.
8) Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken :
Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken ranks 89 in world’s billionaires list , thanks to her 23% controlling stake in beer giant Heineken.She and her family is having estimated $15.8B net worth.
9) Gina Rinehart :
She is executive chairman of Hancock Prospecting and is richest billionaire in Australia.
Her net worth is $14.8B.
10) Kwong Siu-hing :
Kwong Siu-hing is having net worth of $13.3B and is a biggest stockholder of Hong Kong based real estate giant Sun Hung Kai .
11) Iris Fontbona:
Fontbona and her family control Chile based mining giant Antofagasta Plc.
She and her family have estimated $12.8B net worth.