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Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2024



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Who are the Top 10 richest women in the world

Read the list of the Top 10 richest women in the world 2024, their net worth and a brief bio about them in this article.

Rank/ PositionNameNet worthCountry
1Francoise Bettencourt Meyers & family$72 BillionFrance
3Mackenzie Scott$55 BillionUnited states
4Julia Koch & family$45 BillionUnited States
5Yang Huiyan & family$32 BillionChina
6Jacqueline Mars$30 BillionUnited States
7Susanne Klatten$26 BillionGermany
8Zhong Huijuan$24 BillionChina
9Laurene Powell Jobs & family$22 BillionUnited States
10Iris Fontbona & family$21 BillionChile

List of Top 10 Richest Women in the world

Francoise Bettencourt Meyers & family

top 10 richest women in the world
Net Worth$72 Billion
Source of wealthL’OREAL
Country France
Date of Birth10th July 1953

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers  is a French billionaire heiress. Raised to be a strict Catholic, she has written several Bible commentaries and works on Jewish-Christian relations. She is the only daughter and heiress of Liliane Bettencourt, and her family owns the company L’Oréal.

she is the richest woman in the world, with an estimated fortune of $72 billion, according to Forbes.


Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net worth$68 BILLION
Source of wealthWALMART
Country of ResidenceUnited States
Date of BirthOctober 7, 1949

Alice Louise Walton  is an American heiress to the fortune of Walmart. In September 2016, she owned over US$11 billionin Walmart shares.  Walton has a net worth of $68 billion, making her the 17th-richest person, and the second richest woman.

Top 10 Richest Women in the world

Mackenzie Scott

top 10 richest women in the world
Net worth$55 Billion
Source of wealthAMAZON.COM
CountryUnited States
Date of BirthApril 7, 1970

MacKenzie Scott is an American novelist and philanthropist. she has a net worth of US$57.5 billion, making her the third-wealthiest woman in the world, and the 20th-wealthiest individual overall.

She is known for her marriage and high-profile divorce from Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos, and for her involvement in the founding of Amazon.

Julia Koch & family

Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net worth$45 Billion
Source of wealthKOCH INDUSTRIES
CountryUnited States
Date of BirthApril 12, 1962

 Koch joined the billionaire ranks after she and her three children inherited a 42% stake in Koch Industries from her husband, David, who died in August 2019 at age 79. A native Iowan, Koch moved to New York City in the 1980s and worked as an assistant to fashion designer Adolfo.

Top 10 Richest Women in the world

Yang Huiyan & family

Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net Worth$32 Billion
Source of wealthREAL ESTATE
Date of Birth1981

Yang Huiyan  is a Cypriot-Chinese billionaire businesswoman and property developer who is the majority shareholder of Country Garden Holdings, a stake largely transferred to her by her father Yang Guoqiang in 2007. She is the richest woman in Asia.

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Jacqueline Mars

Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net worth$30 billion
Source of wealthCANDY, PET FOOD
CountryUnited States
Date of BirthOctober 10, 1939

Jacqueline Mars  is an American heiress and investor. She is the daughter of Audrey Ruth (Meyer) and Forrest Mars, Sr., and granddaughter of Frank C. Mars, founders of the American candy company Mars, Incorporated. As of July 2021, Mars was ranked the 29th richest person in the world, with a net worth of $30 billion and 19th in Forbes 400.

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Susanne Klatten

Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net worth$26 Billion
Date of birth28th April 1962

Susanne Hanna Ursula Klatten is a German billionaire heiress, the daughter of Herbert and Johanna Quandt. her net worth was estimated at US$26 billion, ranking her the richest woman in Germany and the 50th richest person in the world.

Zhong Huijuan

Net worth$24 Billion
Date of Birth

Zhong Huijuan  is a Chinese pharmaceutical executive, billionaire, and the world’s richest self-made woman. She is the founder, CEO, and chair of Hansoh Pharmaceutical, which is headquartered in Lianyungang and is traded on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. She is the company’s majority shareholder, with a 66% stake. Zhong is the 8th richest woman in the world.

Laurene Powell Jobs & family

Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net worth$22 Billion
Source of wealthAPPLE, DISNEY
CountryUnited States
Date of BirthNovember 6, 1963

Laurene Powell Jobs  is an American billionaire heiress, businesswoman, executive and the founder of Emerson Collective, an organization that, among other investing and philanthropic activities, advocates for policies concerning education reform, social redistribution and environmental conservation, and a major donor to the Democratic Party candidates including Kamala Harris and Joe Biden. She is also co-founder and president of the board of College Track, which prepares disadvantaged high school students for college.

 Powell Jobs resides in Palo Alto, California, with her three children. She is the widow and heir of Steve Jobs, co-founder and former CEO of Apple Inc. She manages the Laurene Powell Jobs Trust.

Iris Fontbona & family

Top 10 Richest Women in the world 2021
Net worth$21 Billion
Source of wealthAntofagasta PLC
Date of birth1942/1943

Iris Balbina Fontbona González  is a Chilean billionaire businesswoman, the widow of Andrónico Luksic Abaroa, from inheriting Antofagasta PLC. She is the wealthiest person in Chile, the fifth wealthiest in Latin America, the 8th wealthiest woman worldwide and the 91st wealthiest person in the world.

Top 10 Richest Women in the world