Ludwig Merckle Net Worth

Net Worth: $4.9 Billion
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Business (Pharmaceuticals)
  • Age:

    54
  • Birth Place:

    Dresden, Germany
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Ursula)
  • Full Name:

    Ludwig Merckle
  • Nationality:

    German
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About Ludwig Merckle

Ludwig Merckle has an estimated net worth of $4.9 billion.

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The only heir to his father's company the Merckle Group, Ludwig Merckle started working on the company after his graduation from the University of Mannheim. Ludwig Merckle served the company since 1997 and in 2008, Oliver Windholz took over his position.

Ludwig Merckle served as the Chairman and CEO of the Personnel Committee of Heidelberg Cement AG, Chairman of Wurttembergische AG linen industry, Chairman of Kassbohrer Gelandefahrzeug AG, Vice Chairman of the Phoenix Pharma AG & Co. KG, and Managing Director of the UEM Vermogensverwaltungs GmbH. He also served as one of the board members of the Zollen GmbH & Co. KG. Three years after he inherited a massive fortune from his father, Ludwig Merckle was able to improve a floundering fortune.

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Earnings 2010

Sale of Asset Mar. 2010
Sale of the 55% stake in HeidelbergCement
$2,830,000,000
Sale of Asset Mar. 2010
Sale of the generic drugmaking arm of Merckle, Ratiopharm to Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
$4,070,000,000