100 Most Powerful Arabs 2018
Wed 27 Jun 2018 09:18 AM
Carlos Slim Helu

Company: America Movil

Designation: Investor

The seventh richest man in the world, Carlos Slim is worth an estimated $60.6bn from his extensive business operations and investments, including America Movil, Latin America’s biggest mobile telco.

Born to Lebanese parents, he has lived his entire life in Mexico, where his businesses account for more than one-third of the country’s stock market. He also has the largest shareholding (17 percent) of The New York Times Company.