1. Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim is the Mexican investor, telecom magnate and has some 300 million mobile phone and landline subscribers and presence in 19 countries through American Movil, which he serves as the CEO and chairman. Carlos lock on the Mexican telecom market his American Movil unit and holds the 70 percents share of the mobile phone market and 80 percents of the landlines. He also drives his fortune from the conglomerate of “Grupo Carso” which holds numbers of Mexican companies. Carlos Slim estimated net worth is US $ 50 billion and he is ranked first in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
2. German Larrea
German Larrea is the mining tycoon of Mexico his family owns half of Grupo Mexico which is the country’s largest infrastructure and mining company. the family business group has three main units; “Americas Mining Corporation” which owns the mining resources in Mexico, “Peru Southern Copper” which deals in Infrastructure and transportation and the México (ITM), which owns two railroads through its affiliate” Grupo Ferroviario Mexicano” and holds 30 percents stakes in Grupo Aeroportuario Pacífico, which operates on airports. German Larrea estimated net worth is US $ 9.3 billion and he is ranked at second in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
3. Alberto Bailleres
Alberto Bailleres is the chairman of the Industrias Penoles which is the Mexican second largest mining company and one of the world’s largest silver miners and controls its operations through his holding company Grupo Bal. He also controls the store chain “Palacio de Hierro”, insurance firm “Grupo Nacional” pension support manager “Grupo Profuturo”, and he also owns stakes in the Mexican bottler FEMSA. He is reportedly a chief supporter of bullfighting and is the president of the trustee board of ITAM which is the leading Mexican university that specializes in business and economics which is founded by his father. Alberto Bailleres estimated net worth is US $ 7 billion and he is ranked at third in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
4. Ricardo Salinas
Ricardo Salinas is the Mexican entrepreneur and the founder and chairman of the Salinas Group of companies that has interests in media, telecommunication, financial services and in retail stores. He becomes the CEO of the company in 1987 and developed the new consumer market by providing the credit sales to the lower income Mexico’s consumer and diverse the financial services and products and launched the money transfer vie western union and alliance. Ricardo Salinas estimated net worth is US $ 5 billion and he is ranked at No. 4 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
5. Jeronimo Arango & Family
Jeronimo Arango with his two siblings Placido and Manuel Arango; rise their fortune when they sold their stake of retailer “Cifra” to Wal-Mart’s Mexican arm in 1997. The brothers tend to stay out of the spotlight. Jeronimo is spending a quiet life in Los Angeles. Manuel established the real estate development company and founded the Mexican Center For Philanthropy and is a strong supporter of the number of philanthropy causes and focused mainly on the environment and social issues. Placido also owned a chain of restaurants and collections of art. Jeronimo Arango estimated net worth is US $ 4.4 billion and he is ranked at No. 5 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
6. Emilio Azcarraga
Emilio Azcarraga Jean is the Mexican businessman and the CEO of the Mexican broadcaster Grupo Televisa, which is a larger broadcaster of Spanish language TV content in all over the world. Televisa sold its 50 percent stakes in mobile phone company “Iusacell” back to its partner Grupo Salinas for US $ 717 million plus an unidentified amount of debt that he purchased from Salinas in 2012. Televisa increased its stakes on cable TV and bought the Mexican cable TV company “Cablevision Red” 2015 against US $ 695 million and also acquired other cable TV broadcaster in recent years and find the growth opportunity. Emilio Azcarraga estimated net worth is US $ 2.1 billion and he is ranked at No. 6 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
7. Roberto Gonzalez
Roberto Gonzalez is the Mexican businessman founded the “Gruma” which is the world’s largest tortilla maker; include the brand Guerrero, Mission and Maseca. The US agricultural supplies powerhouse “Archer Daniels Midland” is the 23 percent shareholder of his company. The majority of Gonzalez wealth comes from his stake in Banorte which is the successful Mexican bank that earlier owned by the Mexican government. He returned to the billionaires list after more than a decade, based on the strength of Banorte’s stock. the valuation of his wealth includes his shares alone it’s not included his children’s wealth. Roberto Gonzalez estimated net worth is US $ 1.99 billion and he is ranked at No. 7 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
8. Roberto Hernandez
Roberto Hernandez is the Mexican businessman and the former CEO of the “Banamex” which is the second largest band of Mexico after the BBVA Bancomer. Roberto acquired the Banamex in 1991 and established the Groupo Financiero and he becomes the president. He is also the board of trustees of the world monuments funds and for his services he received the Hadrian award. Roberto Hernandez estimated net worth is US $ 1.75 billion and he is ranked at No. 8 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
9. Alfredo Harp
Alfredo Harp is the son of the Lebanese immigrant’s couple and the cousin of Mexico’s richest man, Carlos Slim and he made his fortune from the banking sector when Citigroup purchases the Mexican bank “Banamex” in 2001. Currently he owns the largest sporting goods of retail chain “Grupo Marti” which also manages the fitness centers under the Sport City brand. Alfredo others minority stakes in hotel operator Group Posadas, the glassmaker Vitro, and tile maker Internacional de Ceramica. He is also a great humanitarian and funding the restoration projects in the home state of Oaxaca, including the San Pablo Convent in downtown Oaxaca. Alfredo Harp estimated net worth is US $ 1.27 billion and he is ranked at No. 9 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.
10. Joaquin Guzman
Joaquin Guzman is the CEO of the Sinaloa interest group El Chapo which is the most powerful drug trafficker of world. he has been ranked as the most powerful person of the world since 2009 and second most powerful in the Mexico. He is responsible for the illegal drug supply of the estimated 25 percents that entered to USA via Mexico. He also has been ranked at the Public Enemy # 1 by the city of Chicago. Joaquin Guzman estimated net worth is US $ 1 billion and he is ranked at No. 10 in the list of top 10 richest people of Mexico.