Net Worth: $2 Billion
- Source of Wealth Investment, Business, Company
- Birth Place Southern Brazil
- Marital Status Divorced
- Full Name Lirio Parisotto
- Nationality Brazilian
- Occupation Investor, Businessman
- Education Universidade de Medicina de Caxias do Sul (Graduate in Medicine)
- Children One Childe
About Lirio Parisotto
Lirio Parisotto is a Brazilian entrepreneur who later built his fortune as an investor. Lirio Parisotto has an estimated net worth of $2 Billion. He is a pioneer in the segment of video services in Brazil. In 1988, he created a video and audiotape production company, Videolar. It is a leading manufacturer of CDs, CR-Rs, DVDs, DVD-Rs, NHS, floppy disks and comporents. He then began investing the profits in the stock market. His Geracao Futuro L Par fund, of which he owns 92%, is worth $1 billion. His other assets include Brazilian bonds, the majority of Videolar, which is now a petrochemical company, and real estate in Sao Paulo state.
Parisotto was born in southern Brazil but now makes his home in the city of Manaus in the Amazon. A firm believer in protecting the Amazon rain forest, he serves as vice president of the Foundation for a Sustainable Amazon. He has been a Director of Eternit S.a. and Centrais Eletricas de Santa Catarina-CELESC. In 2002, he received ‘Entrepreneurial Person of the Year’ award by Enrst and Young. He holds a Graduate in Medicine from Universidade de Medicina de Caxias do Sul, Brazil.