Believe it or not, Switzerland is actually one of the wealthier countries in the entire world. According to Credit Suisse, Switzerland has the highest nominal wealth per adult in the entire world.
Not only that, but certain cities in Switzerland are known for having the highest quality life out of every other city on the globe. It’s a wealthy country, and so one can only naturally wonder: who are the richest people living in Switzerland?
Well, here is a list of top 36 Switzerland billionaires and their net-worth as at November, 2017. This list was generated by Forbes Magazine.
Money quoted in this article is in US Dollars.
36. Beda Diethelm
According to Forbes, He is a Swiss born business magnate whose wealth comes from hearing aids. His estimated net-worth is US $1 Billion.
35. Thomas Meyer
He is a Swiss born business magnate whose main source of wealth is retailing. His estimated net-worth is US $1.1 Billion.
34. Christoph Blocher
Christoph Blocher (born 11 October 1940) is a Swiss politician, industrialist, and former member of the Swiss Federal Council heading the Federal Department of Justice and Police (2004–2007). His source of wealth was chemicals. His net-worth as now is US $1.1 Billion.
33. Gary Fegel
He is a Swiss born business magnate whose wealth comes from trading commodities. His estimated net-worth is US $1.2 Billion.
32. Walter Frey
He is a Swiss born whose main source of wealth is the Emil Frey Group. Apart from that, he also have interest in sports and politics. His estimated net-worth as at November 2017 is US $1.2 Billion.
31. Benjamin de Rothschild
Benjamin de Rothschild (born 30 July 1963) is a French banker and businessman, the chairman of the Edmond de Rothschild Group, a private Swiss bank established by his father and owned by the family. His estimated net-worth is US $1.5 Billion.