7 Richest of France

1. Liliane Bettencourt and Family $37.9 Billion

As one of the richest French woman in the world, Liliane Bettencourt is not only a businesswoman, socialite, but also an heiress, and philanthropist. She is one of the major shareholders of Loreal and Nestle, which she got from her father's cosmetic empire with a wealth of US $ 37.9 billion.


2. Bernard Arnault and Family $32.8 Billion

Bernard Arnault's business brands vary from Louis Vuitton, Sephora, to Tag Heuer, counting to about 70. He is the 13th richest person of the World as well as the 2nd richest man in France.


3. Francois Pinault and Family $14.3 Billion

Francois Pinault is a French businessman and an art collector. He owns several businesses, including today's most popular design houses, namely Gucci, Stella McCartney, Yves Saint Laurent, and Alexander McQueen. As the 4th richest man in France, he has a net worth of $11.4 billion.


4. Patrick Drahi $13.8 Billion

The Jewish businessman Patrick Drahi has founded a well-known French telecom group named Altice Group. AS the 10th richest man in France, he has a net worth of $7.9 billion.


5. Serge Dassault and Family $10.4 Billion

Serge Dassault is a French businessman and a Senator. As a conservative politician, he is a member of the Union for a Popular Movement party. As a businessman, he is the Chairman and CEO of the Dassault Group, which he has inherited from his father, Marcel Dassault. He is the 3rd richest man in France with the current net worth of $15.4 million.


6. Alain Wertheimer $9.2 Billion

Alain Wertheimer is a French businessman who owns a French luxury brand, the House of Chanel in partnership with his brother Gerard Wertheimer. On Forbes 2015 list of billionaires, Alain Wertheimer has preserved his 90th position with the net worth of $11 billion.


7. Gerard Wertheimer $9.2 Billion

The Jewish businessman Gerard Wertheimer co-owns of the world's most famous fashion house company named the House of Chanel. On Forbes 2016 list of billionaires, Gerard Wertheimer preserved his 90th positionwith the net worth of $11 billion.