Net Worth According to Forbes:$9 billion
Fortune: Inherited and Growing
Country Of Citizenship: Australia
Marital Status: Widowed, 4 children
Gina Rinehart is the daughter of mining magnate Lang Hancock. In 2011 Forbes Asia named her as Australia’s richest person, with a net worth of A$9bn, a rise of A$7bn from the previous year. High iron ore prices and rising exports to China more than quadrupled her fortune, but it was domestic issues that put her in the headlines.Gina inherited her father’s mining company after a 14-year battle with her stepmother.