The CEO of LVMH and the billionaire Bernard Arnault are now the richest men in the world. Bernard Arnault took over Elon Musk’s place, and now he is the richest man in the world. Bernard Arnault is the CEO of the global luxury goods brand LVMH (Louis Vuitton).
According to Forbes magazine, Bernard Arnault and his family have a net worth greater than Tesla and Elon Musk. Forbes’s real-time billionaire list confirmed that Arnault has defeated Tesla, Elon Musk, and other people and stands as the world’s richest man.
Elon Musk stood second, and Jeff Bezos stood third on the list. Indian industrialist Mukesh Ambani stood 11th among the world’s richest people.
Who is Bernard Arnault?
Bernard Arnault was born on 5 March 1949 in Roubaix, France and presently he is 74 years old. Arnault’s mother’s name was Marie-Josèphe Savinel and his father’s name was Jean Léon Arnault. Bernard’s mother was a pianist and his father owned a civil engineering company, Ferret-Savinel.
Bernard was brought up in a Catholic style by his Catholic grandmother and went to the elite Catholic school and during his childhood, he also learned piano. Arnault went to the Lycée Maxence Van Der Meersch in Roubaix and the Lychee Faidherbe. In 1971, Bernard graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique of France.
Bernard Arnault’s wife & children
Bernard Arnault has a huge family as he got married to Anne Dewanin and together the couple have two children, Delphine and Antoine. A few years later in 1990, the couple got separated and took divorce. A year later, in 1991, Bernard got married to Helene Mercier, a Canadian concert pianist. The couple had three sons, Alexandre, Frederic, and Jean.
Bernard and Mercier live in Paris and all five children have official roles in brands controlled by him. Also, Arnault’s niece, Stephanie Watine Arnault has some part in his company. Arnault and his children own and run five different brands and companies. Arnault also has four grandchildren two from his son Antione and two from his daughter, Delphine.
Bernard Arnault’s net worth in 2024
Billionaire, Bernard Arnault started his career after his college and he began working in his father’s company. A few years later, Bernard convinced his father to shift the focus of the company to real estate sold the Industrial construction division, and renamed the company.
Bernard then worked hard for several years and then a few years later he took over the brand Christian Dior. Not only this, he invested in various luxurious brands, and with time he overtook numerous brands and businesses. Aranault achieved success and in 1989 he acquired LVMH and expanded the brand.
With growing years, his brand LVMH grew vast and made profits. In 2024, Bernard is the World’s richest man, and his and his family’s total net worth is 20,760 crores USD. Apart from that, earlier, he was considered the richest person in the world of Fashion but now he is all over the world’s Richest men.
Bernard Arnault FAQs
A. Bernard Arnault is now the World’s Richest Man and is the CEO of LVMH.
A. Bernard Arnault is 74 years old.
A. Bernard Arnault has a net worth of 20,760 crores USD in 2024.
A. Bernard Arnault has four sons and one daughter.