Carlos Slim Net Worth Forbes and Salary 2017:
Carlos Slim Helú is a Mexican business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He was born on January 28, 1940, in Mexico City, Mexico. Carlos Slim is known as the richest person in the world between 2010 and 2013.
Carlos Slim: The Beginning of success:
Carlos Slim began his Business career as a stock trader in Mexico in 1962. In 1965, he made profits from Slim’s private investments that reached US$400,00. With this money Carlos bought Jarritos del Sur, Grupo Carso and founded Inmobiliaria Carso between 1965 and 1966.
Carlos Slim Personal Informations:
Carlos Slim Height: 5 feet 8 in (173 cm)
Carlos Slim Weight: 220 lbs (99 kg)
Carlos Slim quotes : I’ve always said that the better off you are, the more responsibility you have for helping others. Just as I think it’s important to run companies well, with a close eye to the bottom line, I think you have to use your entrepreneurial experience to make corporate philanthropy effective.
Considered as one of the most famous and successful Latino investor in history. No wonder if Carlos has a Net Worth of $54 billion.
Family and relationship:
Slim’s father Khalil Salim Haddad Aglamaz emigrated to Mexico from Lebanon in 1902. Carlos Slim was married to Soumaya Domit from 1967 until her death in 1999. Slim has six children: Carlos, Marco Antonio, Patrick, Soumaya, Vanessa, and Johanna. Carlos prefers to keep all his financial data in thoroughly kept notebooks.
Awards and nominations:
- Gold Patron » of the American Academy of Achievement.
- CEO of the year in 2003 by Latin Trade magazine.
- CEO of the decade in 2004 by Latin Trade magazine.
- the Hispanic Society of America awarded Fundacion Carlos Slim the Sorolla
- Medal for its contribution to the arts and culture.
Carlos Slim on President Trump: ‘I’d Be More Worried If I Were American’