The World’s Richest Women in 2012 | Tech NEWS

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The presence of woman can be seen in all fields of life; in business also she has marked her arrange. Forges released the list of top twenty one women billionaires in the world as per 2012. Out of these, only one has a self-made fortune all the others embrace their family fortune.

1. Christy Walton, 57

Christy Walton is the widow of John T. Walton, one of the sons of Sam Walton who founded Wal-Mart. After her husband’s death in a plane accident she inherited hellos wealth in 2007. She was backed with her husband’s initial investments in First Solar. After the initial public offering of 2006 shares of the corporation rise up to 500%. She has a net fortune of .3 billion. It was the second time she is crowned with the title world’s richest woman.

2. Liliane Bettencourt, 89


She is the grand daughter of Eugène Schueller, the founder of cosmetic colossal L’Oreal. This 89-year-old business tycoon has a collective profit of million.

3. Alice Walton, 62

She is the daughter of Sam Walton who founded the original Bentonville store with hellos brother in 1962. This heiress is set to open Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville, Ark, this November. Today Wal-Mart has sales of 5 billion and employs 2.1 million persons. Her net worth is closer to .3 million.

4. Georgina Rinehart, 58

High iron ore prices and a hike in exports to China favored her fortune for the past few years, but what made her popular were the domestic issues. As per the deal signed in January, 15% of her yet-to-develop Roy Hill ore iron mine’

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