Monday, April 30, 2012

Carlos Slim Helú Wealthiest Person In The World 2011

Do not be surprised if Carlos Slim in 2011 was the world's richest man because when he was 12 years old, Slim was familiar with the bank's business. A mexican bank was the place he bought shares then when was 17 year old, he worked for his father's company and earn 200 pesos a week.

Carlos Slim Helú's net worth recorded $74.0 billion from Telmex, telecommunications company provides telecommunications products and services in Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Brazil and countries in Latin America. From América Móvil, a Mexican telecommunication company headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico. From Grupo Carso, a global conglomerate company.

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In the Forbes list of billionaires 2011, Slim was ranked first then next followed by Bill Gates from United States then Warren Buffett from United States, then Bernard Arnault from France, then Lawrence Ellison from United States, then Lakshmi Mittal from India, then Amancio Ortega from Spain, then Eike Batista from Brazil, next is Mukesh Ambani from India and the last is Christy Walton from United States.

Carlos Slim was born on January 28, 1940 in Mexico City, Mexico. In 1967 Carlos Slim married Soumaya Domit and they have six children: Carlos, Marco Antonio, Patrick, Soumaya, Vanessa, and Johanna.


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