Netherlands’ Top 10 Richest Personalities

Netherlands is one of leading economies in Europe. The country also has some of the richest individual in Europe. According to Forbes list of richest people in Europe, we provide you with a list of top 10 wealthiest individuals in Netherlands.

1. Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $11.7 billion
  • Assets: Owns a 25% stake in the second largest brewer in the world (Heineken International)

2. Frits Goldschmeding

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $4.1 billion
  • Assets: The bulk of his fortune majorly comes from his 35% in a staffing company called Randstand Holding. This company has branches in over 39 countries.

3. Dik Wessels

  • Wealth:
    Net Worth is $3.2 billion
  • Assets: He has massive investments around the world through his construction and engineering company called VolkerWessels.

4. Wijnand Pon

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $2.2 billion
  • Assets: Transportation companies such as Continental products Importation Company. Deals in motor vehicle parts in Netherlands, imports commercial cars such as Audi, Lamborghini, Bentley and Bugatti among others. He also owns the Gazelle, Union, Dutch lease and Santa Cruz Bicycles.

5. Hans Melchers

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $2.2 billion
  • Assets: Melchemie Holland BV Trust (Investment Company). He owns a large stake in the international investment company that is based in Monaco. He also owns a chemical manufacturing company and deals in chemicals supply around the world. Owns a professional Bridge team. Collects modern and contemporary art. Owns a 14th century castle in Eastern Dutch City of Ruurlo.

6. Wim Van Der Leegte

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $2.1 billion
  • Assets: Auto and bus manufacturing businesses. He owns one of the largest car and bus making firm in Europe called VDL Groep. He also deals in agricultural equipment and HVAC Systems Company.

7. John de Mol

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $1.8 billion
  • Assets: TV/Media industry

8. John A. Fentener van Vlissingen

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $1.6 billion
  • Assets: Travel industry. He also an entertainment mogul in Netherlands having created numerous hit shows such as “The Voice” among others. Have massive stake in Endemol, a production company that is responsible for shows such as “Fear Factor”.

9. Joop van den Ende

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $1.6 billion
  • Assets: Another Dutch entertainment mogul with massive interest in TV/Stage Entertainment. Co-owns Endemol, a TV production Company.

10. Ralph Sonnenber

  • Wealth:
    Net worth is $1.5 billion
  • Assets: Interest in household manufacturing and owns Netherlands-based Hunter Douglas Group that manufactures various machine tools.

** Please share your comments and opinion in the below comments section. **

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *