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|Date of Birth||28 March 1936|
|Source of Wealth||ZARA|
|Residence||La Coruna, Spain|
|Education||Left high school at the age of 14.|
Amancio Ortega was born in abject poverty but is now the owner of Inditex Group. The self-made mogul has made investments in tourism, banks and gas companies and ranks at the second position of the world’s Billionaire list.
At an early age of 27, Amancio Ortega founded his company, Confecciones Goa that made and sold bathrobes.
Amancio Ortega made the World’s richest man, for a few weeks in 2015 surpassing Bill Gates.
Amancio Ortega has more than 6000 stores brand stores with more than 92,000 employees all over the world.
Imperio Inditex, the beautiful small yacht has dimensions of 31 meters long and 6.3 meters of beam. It was bought for more than 43 Billion Euros by the fashion brand Zara owner.
Amancio Ortega owns a house named Zalaeta located at Orzan Beach. It is where he presently reside with his second wife and daughter.
Amancio Ortega net worth has let him on to own a luxury apartment complex in Miami and other properties in Madrid, Paris, London and Lisbon. Ha has also made investments in Banks, Gas & Tourism.
Amancio Ortega bought a yacht for an estimated 6 Million Euros. The name of this luxurious asset is Valeria, which is 23-year-old, 31.50 meters in long and 6.38 meters wide.
Amancio Ortega is quite fond of driving his Audi A8 and owns $45 Million private jet, the ‘Global Express BD-700’ made by Bombardier.
He owns an equestrian center in Finisterre, Galicia, Spain for his affection towards horse riding.
Amancio Ortega, the rich man with simple taste, is reluctant to public appearances, having given interviews to only three journalists.
Amancio Ortega does not carry himself like the wealthy entrepreneur. He is mostly seen dressed in very simple attire, and these are not even outfits from his brand Zara.
Amancio Ortega, the man not to be carried away by the fancies of life, loves to live in his regular apartments rather than the lavish luxuries that he owns.
Amancio Ortega has a book written in his name, “Amancio Ortega, from ZERO TO ZARA”, in which the author provides a compelling and unique biography of him responsible for one of the century’s most extraordinary business successes.
Amancio Ortega owns a business jet named Global Express BD700, which has a maximum speed of 950 kmph.