Net Worth: $12.7 Billion
- Source of Wealth Fasteners
- Birth Place Öhringen, Württemberg
- Marital Status Married (Carmen Wüerth)
- Full Name Reinhold Wüerth
- Nationality German
- Date of Birth April 20, 1935
- Occupation Businessman
- Education University of Palermo
- Children 3 (Bettina, Marion, Markus)
About Reinhold Wuerth
Reinhold Wuerth has a net worth of $12.7 billion as of January 2018. At the age of 19, this German businessman took over his father’s small wholesale screw business and began developing it into Adolf Wuerth Group. The company specializes on the manufacturing of fasteners but it also has interests in a solar energy firm and bank.
Later on, he was inducted into the Hall of Fame of German Industry and he is a recipient of the Ludwig Erhard Medalfor his exemplary works in promoting the welfare of the public and significant contributions to the development of the social market economy.
After his retirement, Reinhold Wuerth is now maintaining a huge collection of impressive art pieces which include the works of Pablo Picasso, Emil Nolde and Alfred Hrdilicka. Last year, he was reported to acquire the Schutzmantelmadonna, one of the famous paintings of Hans Holbein the Younger which is considered as the most expensive work of arts in Germany.