The United Kingdom is home to less than 10% of the entire world’s population. Despite that, it boasts of the highest number of women billionaires.
How many, you ask? Well, the UK now has 25 women billionaires and counting. The richest of the lot is Kirsten Rausing who inherited a whopping £9.6bn after the death of her husband Hans Rausing. It was Hans’ dad that struck gold when he invented the Tetra Pak food containers. In fact, Kristen’s aunt, Marit, is the third richest woman in the UK. Other notable wealthy British women include J.K. Rowling, Salma Hayek, Rihanna, etc.Continue Reading »