Francoise Bettencourt Meyers
In most cases, women don’t come to the limelight and it is easy for one to know the richest man in the world, and to ignore the other gender. However, women also do great and are investors and innovators too just like men. Perhaps just a higher percentage of men are in the top list as compared to women.
Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is the granddaughter of L’Oreal’s founder Eugene Schueller. The father Led a leading cosmetics company in the world, and Francoise Bettencourt Meyers has played her pivotal role in the Company’s board as the chair since 1997.
Francoise Bettencourt Meyers net worth is valued at $56.8 billion, and thus makes to be the richest woman in the world. She is 66 years old, married, and with 2 children.