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Francoise Bettencourt Meyers Is Now Among The Top 10 Richest In The World

Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, aged 67, has catapulted into the top ten of the global rankings of the world’s wealthiest people. Her net worth rose $1.1 billion to $83 billion. Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is also the world’s richest woman.

As of 4/22/21, Francoise Bettencourt Meyers was 10th on the list, one notch above Amancio Ortega, who was at number 11 with a net worth of $81.6 billion, according to the Forbes. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos tops the list with a net worth of $194.6 billion, Bernard Arnault is next with $183.1 billion, and Elon Musk is 3rd at $178.6 billion.

Bettencourt Meyers and her family own around 33% of the stocks of the cosmetics colossus L’Oréal. Françoise’s wealth is tied to the company’s public stocks and her inheritance of the brand’s ownership from her late mother, Liliane Bettencourt. Betterncourt Meyers also serves as president of her family’s foundation – The Bettencourt Schueller Foundation. This charity provides grants to encourage French advancement in both the sciences and arts.

Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is the granddaughter of L’Oréal founder Eugene Schueller. Mother of two children, Meyers resides in Paris, France. Currently, her net worth is $83 billion. Globally, she is the 10th richest person.

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers
Net Worth : $83 billion
Source Of Wealth: L’Oréal
Born: 10 July 1953, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
Spouse: Jean-Pierre Meyers
Parents: André & Liliane Bettencourt


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