Thursday July 28, 2011- 2011 World’s Richest Man is Carlos Slim Helu
World’s No 1 Richest Man in 2011 is Carlos Slim Helu, a mexican business man.
When it comes to influence he is on #21th spot of World’s most influential people.
He has been the most richest man in the world for 2 years in a row now
Biography of World’s Richest Man, Carlos Slim Helu
Age: He is 71 years old.
Net Worth: $74 B ( 74 Billion Dollars )
Company Name: Telmex
Source of Wealth: Telecommunication
Residence & Citizenship: Mexico
Education: BA/BS, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
His Marital Status: Widow
No of Children: Six
Profile of Carlos Slim Helu, World’s Most Wealthiest Man
Carlos Slim Helu, World’s Most Richest & Wealthiest person for a 2nd year consecutively, the Mexican telecommunication mogul is also the 2011′s largest gainer, having added $20.5 billion to his wealth and increased the gap in between himself and the 2nd person on the list, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, to $18 billion.
A 19% increase in the Mexican stock market, a stronger peso, and productive mining and real-estate spinoffs from conglomerate Grupo Carso virtually led to the incredible boost.
Carlos also merged his fixed-line telecommunication business in to America Movil, Latin America’s biggest wireless service provider; the Slim family stake in that holding makes up about 62% of his net worth. He’s got other shares in retailer Saks as well as the New York Times.
He Lately opened a brand new building for his Soumaya Museum, which houses his vast art collection which is made available to everyone totally free.
Video of World’s Richest Billionaire, Carlos Slim Helu
Carlos Slim Helu House, Mansion & CNN Interview