When most of us think of wealthy families, we think of celebrities such as the Kardashians, but in actuality their wealth doesn’t even come close to the families on this list! Here are 25 Richest Families In The World.
The Koç family runs Turkey’s largest group of companies, Koç Holding, the only Turkish company on the Fortune Global 500 list! They are the wealthiest family in Turkey. Their net worth is $10 billion dollars.
The Fisher family owns Gap Inc. and all the brands that fall under Gap’s umbrella, such as Old Navy, Banana Republic, and Athleta. This family is estimated to be worth $10.2 billion dollars.
The Rockefellers can trace their wealth back to 1870 when John D. Rockefeller founded Standard Oil Company. Standard Oil controls most of the oil refining in the United States. They are worth $11 billion dollars.
The Hinduja family from India is currently worth $15.6 billion dollars. They control a multinational company that specializes in transportation, banking, technology, energy, and media.
The Lauder family from USA is currently worth $16.5 billion dollars. They are a cosmetic giant, owning more than 30 well known brands such as MAC and Clinique.
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