Richest People in France 2014 | Top 10
Wondering who are the richest people in France? You’re in the right place! Keep reading!
France is probably Europe’s wealthiest nation. Home to some of the world’s most famous brands, such as Gucci, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, L’Oreal, Bulgari, the country has many visionary leaders.
And to be honest, vision is more powerful than money. These 10 billionaires know it!
Without no further talking, let’s get straight to business and see who are the wealthiest people in France!
10Pierre Bellon – Net worth – $4.5 billion
We begin our top list with the French founder of Sodexo, a multinational food service and facilities management company.
Born on January 24, 1930, Pierre Bellon has an estimated net worth of $4.5 billion.
His company is the world’s 18th largest employer, with 428.000 people on its payroll.
In 2011, Pierre Bellon bought gourmet food business,Lenotre, and also owns a 90% stake in Yachts de Paris, one of the Seine’s best-known cruise companies.
The billionaire has an autobiography entitled ‘I’ve Had a Lot of Fun’ and his daughter, Sophie, will replace him as head of the board in January 2016.