Stay active with us
“Competition makes you better, always, always makes you better, even if the competitor wins”.
|Date of Birth||January 28, 1940|
|Source of Wealth||Telecom|
|Residence||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Education||Civil Engineering, Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico|
Carlos Slim possess the title of the richest man in the world three times in a row from 2010 to 2013 with a net worth of about $72.6 Billion.
The acquisition of the telecom company Telmex created his monopoly over the mobile services covering 80% of the Mexican population.
By the early 20’s Carlos Slim was already a Millionaire with an estimated value of $40 Million and considered the 4th richest man today.
With the aspiration of taking over the nation’s landline and mobile services in addition to Telmex, Carlos Slim also purchased stakes in “Tracfone” and “Telecom Austria”.
Carlos Slim's mansion is spread across 20,000-square-foot and is among the most expensive public listings of New York.
Carlos Slim purchased a 164,000-square- foot building for $5.8 Million in the Detroit, Marquette Building.
Carlos Slim purchased the Duke Semans Mansion in Manhatten, Newyork, having paid $44 Million to its owner.
Carlos Slim owns a house in “Lomas Bed Chapultepec” which is 3 Miles away from his office built in the 1930s.
The Mexican tycoon owns a fleet of cars and loves to drive his Mercedes 4X4; custom painted in black. His ultra-luxury sedan adds an impressive elegance to his personality.
With the aim to improve the life of Mexican people, Carlos Slim in the year 1995 took up the membership of Foundation Telmex contributing $6 Billion regarding charity.
Carlos Slim, the super boss of Billionaires, makes about $30 Million per day.
The richest Mexican business tycoon can spend $644 every minute for 100 years.
Carlos Slim has a passion for fine art and reports reveal that he has plans to open a museum in Mexico with an object to serve the community.
Carlos Slim is a type of desert plant, owning almost every cactus like Mining, Railways, Insurance, Airlines, and Printing, etc. He has got a hands-on control over 200 companies with a plan to replicate his success on a global scale.
Carlos Slim is the owner of twin-engine Gulfstream 550 business jet which is presently parked at Sydney airport.