Carlos Slim Net Worth

Net Worth: $62.5 Billion
Statistics
  • Source of Wealth:

    Telecom (Telmex, Grupo Carso)
  • Age:

    78
  • Birth Place:

    Mexico
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Soumaya Domit Gemayel)
  • Full Name:

    Carlos Slim Helu
  • Nationality:

    Mexico
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About Carlos Slim Helu

Mexican investor, philanthropist, and business magnate Carlos Slim has an estimated net worth of $62.5 billion in July 2018. Carlos Slim was considered the world’s wealthiest man from 2010 through 2013.

Through Grupo Carso, Carlos Slim holds massive investments in diverse fields which include finance, retailing, technology, and communications. Currently, he serves as the chief executive officer and chairman of América Móvil and Telmex telecommunications companies. He also chairs the Grupo Financiero Inbursa and Teléfonos de Mexico.

Carlos Slim Helú was born on January 28, 1940 in Mexico City, Mexico. He was an alumnus of Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. He was previously married to Soumaya Domit, and has six children named Carlos, Marco Antonio, Patrick, Soumaya, Vanessa and Johanna.

In 2010, $49 billion of his fortune was obtained from América Móvil, which was considered the largest mobile-phone carrier in Latin America.

In 2007, he was named as the world’s richest man after surpassing Warren Buffett’s net worth. That year, Buffett’s fortune was estimated to be around $52.4 billion, while Slim had $53.1 billion. As of May 2013, Bloomberg L.P. claimed that Slim had slipped to second, Bill Gates, in the rankings of the world’s richest people. 

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Earnings 2013 $4 Billion

Asset Dec. 2013
The value of Slim's corporate holdings as of December 2013
$71,200,000,000
Earning Turned Donation 2013
Amount donated to Fundación Carlos Slim
$3,500,000,000

Earnings 2011 $20.5 Billion

Earning Turned Donation May. 2011
Forbes reported that Slim donated $4 billion to his foundations
$4,000,000,000
Asset 2011
The value of the artworks found in Museo Soumaya
$800,000,000
Asset 2011
Amount spent in building the Museo Soumaya
$34,000,000
Asset 2011
The value of Slim's suits from Brioni
$15,000
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