Top 10 richest owners in 2016

The world of football has been swept by rich owners over the last decade. Absurdly rich people purchasing the clubs make it possible for some clubs to gain unfair advantage, but so far it has been strongly pronounced for couple of clubs Manchester City and Chelsea. Top 10 richest owners in 2016

Top Ten Richest Football club owners

Roman Abramovic:-  (Chelsea, England)

Roman Abramovic

Roman Arkadyevich Abramovich is a Russian businessman and the main owner of the private investment company Millhouse LLC. He is known outside Russia as the owner of Chelsea Football Club, an English Premier League football team.

  • Net Worth: $10.2 Billion
  • Born: October 24, 1966 (age 47), Saratov, Russia
  • Nationality: Russian
  • Spouse: Irina Malandina (m. 1991–2007), Olga Yurevna Lysova (m. 1987–1990)
  • Children: Arkadiy Abramovich, Anna Abramovich, Arina Abramovich, Ilya Abramovich, Sofia Abramovich
  • Parents: Irina Vasilevna Abramovich, Arkadiy Abramovich
  • Education: School No. 232 (1974–1983), Ukhta School No. 2, more

John Fredricksen:-  (Valerenga, Norway)

John Fredricksen

John Fredriksen, is a Norwegian-born Cypriot oil tanker and shipping tycoon, owner of the world’s largest oil tanker fleet, and was Norway’s richest man until he chose to abandon his Norwegian citizenship and take up a Cypriot passport.

Net Worth : $11.5 billions

  • Born: May 10, 1944 (age 69), Oslo, Norway
  • Age: 68
  • Source of Wealth: shipping, self-made
  • Country of Citizenship: Cyprus
  • Marital Status: Widowed
  • Children: 2

Paul Allen:- (Seattle Sounders, United States)

Paul Allen

Paul Gardner Allen is an American business magnate, investor and philanthropist, best known as the co-founder, with Bill Gates, of Microsoft Corporation.

Net Worth : $15.0 billions

  • Born: January 21, 1953 (age 61), Seattle, Washington, United States
  • Siblings: Jody Patton
  • Education: Lakeside School, Washington State University
  • Awards: News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Informational Programming – Long Form
  • Movies and TV shows: Black Sky: The Race for Space, Inspirations, Me & Isaac Newton
  • Parents: Faye G. Allen, Kenneth S. Allen

Francois Pinault:-  (Stade Rennes, France)

Francois Pinault

François Pinault is a French businessman and art collector. He runs the retail company Kering.

Net Worth : $15.0 billions

  • Born: August 21, 1936 (age 77), Côtes-d’Armor, France
  • Children: François-Henri Pinault

Rinat Akhmetov:-  (Shakhtar Donetsk, Ukraine)

Rinat Akhmetov
Rinat Leonidovych Akhmetov is a Ukrainian businessman and oligarch. He is the founder and President of System Capital Management, and is ranked among the wealthiest men in the nation.
  • Net Worth : $15.4 billions
  • Born: September 21, 1966 (age 47), Donetsk, Ukraine
  • Spouse: Liliya Nikolayevna Smirnova
  • Education: Donetsk National University (2011)
  • Children: Almir Akhmetov, Damir Akhmetov
  • Siblings: Igor Akhmetov
  • Parents: Leonid Akhmetov, Nyakiya Akhmetova

Lakshmi Mittal:-  (Queens Park Rangers, England)

Lakshmi Mittal
Lakshmi Niwas Mittal is a London-based Indian steel magnate. He is the chairman and CEO of ArcelorMittal, the world’s largest steelmaking company.
  • Net Worth : $16.5 billions
  • Born: June 15, 1950 (age 63), Rajgarh, India
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Spouse: Usha Mittal
  • Education: St. Xavier’s College, Calcutta (1969)
  • Children: Vanisha Mittal, Aditya Mittal
  • Awards: Padma Vibhushan

Alisher Usmanov :- (Arsenal, England)

Alisher Usmanov
Alisher Burkhanovich Usmanov is an Uzbek-born Russian business magnate. According to March 2013 Forbes website data, the oligarch Usmanov is Russia’s richest man, with a fortune estimated at $17.6 billion, and the world’s 34th richest person.
  • Net Worth : $17.6 billions
  • Born: September 9, 1953 (age 60), Chust, Uzbekistan
  • Spouse: Irina Viner (m. 1992)
  • Education: Moscow State University, Academy of Finance, Moscow State Institute of International Relations

George Soros:-  (Manchester United, England)

George Soros
George Soros or, Hungarian , Soros Gyorgy, Hungarian, born August 12, 1930, as Schwartz Gyorgy is a Hungarian-born American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Soros Fund Management.
  • Net Worth : $19.2 billions
  • Born: August 12, 1930 (age 83), Budapest, Hungary
  • Spouse: Susan Weber Soros (m. 1983–2005), Annaliese Witschak (m. 1960–1983)
  • Siblings: Paul Soros
  • Children: Alexander Soros, Gregory Soros, Andrea Soros, Robert Soros, Jonathan Soros
  • Nationality: Hungarian, American

Amancio Ortega:-  (Deportivo La Coruna, Spain)

Amancio Ortega
Amancio Ortega Gaona is a Spanish fashion executive and founding chairman of the Inditex fashion group, best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories retail shops.
  • Net Worth : $57 billions
  • Born: March 28, 1936 (age 77), Province of Leon, Spain
  • Spouse: Flora Perez (m. 2001), Rosalia Mera (m. 1966–1986)
  • Children: Marta Ortega Perez, Sandra Ortega Mera, Marcos Ortega Mera

Carlos Slim:-  (Club Pachuca, Mexico – Club Leon, Mexico – Real Oviedo, Spain)

Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim Helu is a Mexican business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. From 2010 to 2013, Slim was ranked as the richest person in the world, but that position has been regained by Bill Gates.
  • Net Worth : $73.0 billions.
  • Born: January 28, 1940 (age 74), Mexico City, Mexico
  • Nationality: Mexican
  • Height: 1.73 m
  • Spouse: Soumaya Domit Gemayel (m. 1967–1999)
  • Education: National Autonomous University of Mexico (1961)
  • Children: Carlos Slim Domit, Vanessa Slim Domit, more

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