RICHEST FAMILIES IN THE WORLD 2018 TOP 10

Top 10 Richest Families In The World 2018

Richest hasn’t been something easy to acquire and accrue, not to talk of making the global record of the world richest family 2018. Men and woman have been drawn from files and ranks of different diaspora in the world to make the world top 10 richest families in the world, we shall be discussing extensively on family who are on the global record of richest on the trillions of families on the surface of the earth, we shall be looking at their history, pedigree, businesses, assets, and network. Their success story, hard time, dreams and so on.

Top 10 Richest Families In The World 2018

  • 1. THE ROTHSCHILD FAMILY, GERMANY

Topping the list of the richest families in the world is the Rothchild family, who are globally recognized for their achievement in a wide area and ability to put food on average man tables via job creation and empowerment they have dished to the different individual in their country and outside the shire of their country.

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The Rotschild Family

  • ESTIMATED NET WORTH: $350 BILLION – $2 TRILLION

This family is worth over $350 billion U.S dollars which growing like a grass fertilized with auxin, it stood about 2 trillion recently which made the family the top leading family in the world.

  • BRIEF HISTORY

The Rothschild, this name has been traced to be in the international banking section overages but specifically about 1700s, the real hero of the family Mayer Rothchild was a fiancé manager and an assistant who found the good eyes of the then German royal house, due to his influence and position in the court of the country, he started a banking business for the aristocracy German then. He grows to the family to be richest and strongest due to strategic deployment of his 5 child to different branches of the bank in the Naples, Frankfurt, London, Paris, and Vienna, with this careful deployment, this business has grown to the international multi-facet financial institution. But the family code is to keep a low status and less social flaunting of affluence and business, due to this, their actual firms and business were unable to be traced and documented fully by most ranking bodies. The family motto is: “Concordia Integritas Industria” which translate to be “Harmony, Integrity, Industry”.

 

  • 2. THE HOUSE OF SAUD, SAUDI ARABIA

This is strongest of UAE, this family has been from the early 1700s ruling and handling the affairs of the country has a family inheritance, most of their riches are from the diamond, economy affluence and oil fund of the country. The leadership mantle is passed from one member of the family to other either as a result of the death of the incumbent power of sickness, it has been a family thing has no other family has right or say at the total affair of the country except the House of Saud.

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  • Estimated Net Worth: $1.4 trillion

The family Is estimated to worth over $1.4 trillion U.S dollars, which literally means, the riches of the top ten richest man in the world combined is not up to 3% of the total net worth of the Saud house family.

  • BRIEF HISTORY

Al-Saud family has governed the people of Saudi Arabia with total authority from time immemorial, recently the accepted form of government was put in place in “1932”, but this never reduced the influence of the al-Saud Saudi Arabia. Currently, Salman Abdulaziz is the King and double as the head of the family.

 

  • 3. The Walton Family, US

The popular business mogul Walmart a creative and business personality who liberated the family and placed it in the world top 3 ranking of the richest family was born in U.S. the business started as a retail shopping mall, but within a short phase of time, he delved into different sector of the marketing world, towards the end of the 1940s and in the prime of 1950s, was when the sudden and drastic improvement besieged the family. In 1962 July to be specific “Walmart Discount City was established” which is currently known as “Walmart store”.

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The Walton Family

  • Estimated Net Worth: $152 billion

This family net worth is over $150 billion U.S dollars, which simply means, top 5 richest men in the world value connote just a family wealth. With different branches everywhere both within the state of residence and outside.

  • STRATEGY

Walton study and grown strong the industry by giving a phase to the rural and local towns who have little or popular suppliers, he avoided building many tentacles in the urban area, he also strategically placed his 6 Childs as a supplier and in charge of various branches. The company is among the world highest number employer of labor devoid of government aid or assistance, in which he has over 2.1 million workforces working under his company.

 

  • 4. THE KOCH FAMILY, US

This is another empire in the world richest families, this family took the giant strand of 4th position on the list of the richest families in the world. The family major focus is primarily in oil and gas industries but also delve into the market of the derivatives of most of the oil and gas, like chemicals, fertilizers and also various household utilities.

  • Estimated Net Worth: $89 billion

This family is having a net worth of $89 billion dollars, which includes various assets, cars, manufacturing companies etc.

  • BRIEF HISTORY

This company was actually set up the father (Fred C. Koch) as an oil and gas refinery holds in the late 1940 but took flesh and fat under the leadership of the sons (Charles and David). This company in the whole universe is the second largest private holdings, they also deal with trading, real estate etc.

 

  • 5. THE MARS FAMILY, US

The Mars family is the fifth on this list, the family is the largest producer of sweet candies, it has been the business culture of the family to put on shelves candies and this has been the major focus of the family and it has continually increased the net worth of the family

  • Estimated Net Worth: $80 billion

This family put together assets, cars, companies, financial power worth over #80 billion U.S dollars.

  • BRIEF HISTORY

This family gained their financial strength from commercial production of candies and varieties of sweets. This company was founded by the father (Franklin Mars) in 1911, but the company was re-vigor by the son (Forrest) including bar, and the M&M.

 

  • 6. THE SLIM FAMILY, MEXICO

This family has once been ranked the 4th richest family 2016 and 2015, but due to the constant change in economy, different families are climbing the ladder while some are coming down. This family has been doing well amidst her contemporaries.

  • Estimated Net Worth: $77.1 billion

The family estimated net worth was put at about $77.1 U.S dollars including foxed and movable assets.

  • BRIEF HISTORY

This family runs stock exchange, the business was first started by the father, in which the son was incorporated later, this singular act has helped the family to be n charge of over Mexico equity value by over 40%.

 

  • 7. THE CARGILL-MACMILLAN FAMILY, US

This is another interesting family that has the ante to business and has been controlling the business sector via their strong and sharp influence on the economy of their country.

  • Estimated Net Worth: $45 billion

This family worth over $45 billion U.S dollars making them seventh on our list of the richest families in the world 2018.

  • BRIEF HISTORY

This company was founded by Cargill MacMillan, and this company was known to be a common ground where investors meet and there is an added value to their worth. This company has improved over 14 renown billionaires in the whole universe.

 

  • 8. THE BETTENCOURT FAMILY, FRANCE

The Bettencourt’s is another interesting family that has proved creativity and mastering of hand gift to maximum potentials. This family was first put on the world record before the daughter took over.

  • Estimated Net Worth: $42.7 billion

Companies, fixed assets, and other liabilities worth over $42.7 billion U.S dollars

  • BRIEF HISTORY

Eugene Schueller is a German-French chemist, a man who inverted an outstanding way to die the hair with a carefully calculated Formula. Eugene was in Pars then, and as a fact that the epicenter of fashionista and fashion Is Paris, this place becomes a thriving ground for him, which involves rich Parisians and saloons to patronize him. His firm grew big and standard, after his death his daughter and son-in-law took over the company. This company also outshine her daughter (Liliane Bettencourt) to be the richest woman in the world according to Forbes ranking in the year 2016.

 

  • 9. THE ARNAULT FAMILY, FRANCE

This family is the 9th richest family in the world. The father started the brand and later the two sons were incorporated into the family business which is growing wide and covers a large range.

Estimated Net Worth: $37.7 billion

BRIEF HISTORY

The Arnaults are renowned for the dealing with brands and luxuries, OTC: LVMUY (Hennessy Louis Vuitton). The founder who is the father and patriarch (Bernard Jean Etienne Arnault) is still the incumbent director of the company aided by Delphine and Antoine his two sons.

 

  • 10. THE COX FAMILY, US

Cox family is an iconic family in the sand of time, with the patriarch James Middleton who is a political gladiator and businessman par excellence.

  • Estimated Net Worth: $34.5 billion
  • BRIEF HISTORY

The family of Cox was once a political leader in Ohio, where served as governor two times at different tenure, he also ran for President in which he failed. After his political years, he set up a print media company and currently two of his grandsons are walking in the company.

That’s all about The Richest Families In The World 2018.

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