9Juan Abello – Net worth – $2.2 billion
Next on our top list is Juan Abello, with a net worth of $2.2 billion.
The 72-year-old Spanish businessman and pharmacist built his fortune on a range of investments.
He sold his family’s pharmaceutical company in 1985 and until recently, he had a 9.6% stake in construction company, Sacyr Vallehermoso.
Among other of his investments are included Prestige Motor Holdings, which is the largest shareholders of the Aston Martin cars, Grupo Imagina (a media holding company) and CIE Automotive (auto parts maker).
Juan Abello is also known for his art collection, which includes artworks of Pablo Picasso, El Greco, Salvador Dali, Van Gogh, Edgar Degas an Francisco Goya, to name few.
In his free time, the Spanish billionaire enjoys bullfights and soccer.