Richest Man In Germany 2019 | Top 10 German Billionaires.
This is the complete and updated list of the top 10 German Billionaires, the richest man in Germany.
This is not just a bumped up list but a detailed list of their Enterprise, their business, date of birth and in fact their net worth because a list without a net worth is shit right?
This list is originally compiled by Forbes magazine and believe me when I say this is the latest and Updated list of the richest man in Germany.
Updated List Of The Richest Man In Germany 2019 | Top 10 German Billionaires.
- 1. Stefan Quandt
Net Worth :$18.4 billion
Date Of Birth : 9 May 1966
Stefan Quandt is a German billionaire heir, engineer and industrialist.
With a net worth of $21.7 billion, Stefan Quandt is the second richest man in Germany 2019.
- 2. Theodore Albrecht Jr
Net Worth :$17.6 billion
Date Of Birth :1950
Theodore Albrecht Jr is a German billionaire businessman, the son of Theo Albrecht, co-founder of Aldi.
Theodore and his brother Berthold became the owners of the German supermarket chain Aldi Nord and US supermarket chain Traders after the death of their father Theo Albrecht In 2010 and with a net worth of $17.6 billion Theodore Albrecht Jr bags the fourth richest man in Germany 2019.
- 3. Georg Schaeffle
Net Worth :$14.3 billion
Date Of Birth :19 October 1964
Georg Schaeffler German billionaire businessman, owner of 80% of the holding company INA Holding Schaeffler GmbH & Co. KG.
Schaeffler has a net worth of US$24.5 billion according to Forbes. Schaeffler was ranked 21 on Forbes’ list of global billionaires. He and his mother’s (Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler) combined wealth is estimated to be US$34 billion. Georg Schaeffler is the richest man in Germany 2019.
- 4. Klaus-Michael Kühne
Net Worth :$12.9
Date Of Birth : 2 June 1937
Klaus-Michael Kühne is a Logistics magnate Klaus-Michael Kuehne is Honorary Chairman of Kuehne + Nagel International AG, based in Schindellegi, Switzerland.
hne’s net worth as of 2018 according to Forbes, is US$ 12.9 billion. He is the fifth richest person in Germany.
- 5. Hasso Plattner
Net Worth :12.8 billion
Date Of Birth :21 January 1944
Hasso Plattner and four colleagues left IBM in 1972 to launch German software company SAP, which went public in 1988.
As of 2018, Forbes reported that he had a net worth of $12.8 billion.
- 6. Dieter Schwarz
Net Worth :$11.9 billion
Date Of Birth :24 September 1939
Dieter Schwarz is a German entrepreneur and owner of the Schwarz-Gruppe. He is the chairman and CEO of the supermarket chain Lidl and the hypermarket chain Kaufland.
Dieter Schwarz took control of Schwarz & Lidl discount chain in 1977 after the death of his father, Joseph Schwarz. He is the third richest man in Germany with a net worth of $20.9 billion.
- 7. Dietmar Hopp
Net Worth :$10.2
Date Of Birth :26 April 1940
Dietmar Hopp left IBM with four colleagues in 1972 to launch German software company SAP (Systems, Applications).
He has a net worth of $10.2 billion, which made him the seventh richest man in Germany.
- 8. Michael Otto
Net Worth :$10.2 billion
Date Of Birth :12 April 1943
Michael Otto shares in a retail empire his late father, Werner Otto, founded as a mail-order business in Hamburg in 1949.
As chief executive, he ran his family’s Otto Group for 26 years until 2007. He is now chairman of its supervisory board.
The Otto Group is regarded as the world’s largest mail-order company. As a result of the rise in internet sales, Otto Group has been able to maintain its status as the Web’s biggest retailer second only to Amazon.com.
- 9. August von Finck, Jr.
Net Worth :$8.6 billion
Date Of Birth :1930
August von Finck Jr.’s wealth originates from a business started by his grandfather, Wilhelm von Finck, in 1870.
- 10. Curt Engelhorn
Net Worth :$6.8 billion
Date Of Birth :25 May 1926 – 13 October 2016
Curt Engelhorn is also the inherited German billionaire and he is ranked the last in the top 10 richest people of Germany with estimated net worth of US $ 8.6 billion. Curt Engelhorn has continues to his grandfather’s legacy by leading the pharmaceutical companies Depuy and Boehringer Manheim which he later sold against US $11 billion to Roche. He is also a the greatest philanthropist and the bighearted donor to the Heidelberg Center for American Studies in the Heidelberg University and funding it regularly with a yearly donation of US $500,000.
Conclusion On The Top 10 Richest Man In Germany 2019.
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Little Into Germany From Wikipedia
Germany is a Western European country with a landscape of forests, rivers, mountain ranges and North Sea beaches. It has over 2 millennia of history. Berlin, its capital, is home to art and nightlife scenes, the Brandenburg Gate and many sites relating to WWII. Munich is known for its Oktoberfest and beer halls.