Fashion’s Richest Named in Forbes 2013 Billionaires List

According to Forbes’ 2013 Billionaires List, Amancio Ortega is fashion’s richest man. The Spanish businessman, whose portfolio of companies includes Zara, Massimo Dutti, Pull and Bear, Stradivarius and Bershka has had his fortune valued at $57 billion, an increase of $19.5 billion from last year.

Other fashion names featured by Forbes include L’Oreal heiress (and world’s richest woman) Liliane Bettencourt with a fortune of $30 billion, LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault (ranked at number 10 with a $29 billion fortune), Renzo Rosso with $3 billion, Dolce & Gabbana founders Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana with $2 billion each, and designer Tory Burch with a net worth of $1 billion. Mexican Telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helu topped the list for the fourth consecutive year with $73 billion.