These are the richest Mexicans as of June 2024

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The year 2024 reaches its mid-point, and the investments of the richest Mexicans, as well as their millionaire fortunes, continue to increase.

Just in June, the fortunes of these individuals recorded slight changes compared to the beginning of the year, so their positions, in some cases, advanced, while in the global list there were falls.

Who are the 5 richest Mexicans?

We present the list of the five richest people in the country and, in this case, it corresponds to June 2024 based on Bloomberg’s billionaires index:

1. Carlos Slim

Net worth: 100 billion dollars

Most known companies: América Móvil, Telmex, and Telcel (Grupo Carso)

Carlos Slim continues to lead the list of billionaires in Mexico. According to Bloomberg’s billionaires index, he occupies the 14th spot globally, which means he dropped two positions compared to the previous month; however, his fortune remained stable.

2. Germán Larrea

Net worth: 40 billion dollars

Most known companies: Grupo México

Germán Larrea remains the second richest person in Mexico, but his net worth is less than that of Carlos Slim. In Bloomberg’s billionaires index, he occupies the 36th spot, staying in the same place compared to the previous month.

3. Ricardo Salinas Pliego

Net worth: 14.4 billion dollars

Most known companies: Banco Azteca, TV Azteca, and Elektra (Grupo Salinas)

Although last year he experienced critical moments due to the conflicts he faces with TV Azteca, Ricardo Salinas Pliego continues to be the third richest man in Mexico so far in 2024. In Bloomberg’s billionaires index, he occupies the 142nd spot, which had no changes despite achieving a gain of 500 million USD in the month.

4. Alejandro Baillères Gual

Net worth: 7.39 billion dollars

Most known companies: El Palacio de Hierro, Industrias Peñoles (Grupo Bal)

Alejandro Baillères Gual, heir to Grupo Bal (a conglomerate with companies in various sectors), became the fourth wealthiest businessman in Mexico. In Bloomberg’s billionaires index, he occupies the 366th spot, which represented an increase of nine places compared to May thanks to a 390 million USD increase in his fortune.

5. Juan Beckmann Vidal

Net worth: 6.97 billion dollars

Most known companies: José Cuervo (Becle)

Juan Beckmann Vidal and his entire family remain in the top of the richest Mexicans. In Bloomberg’s billionaires index, he occupies the 395th spot, dropping 51 places compared to the previous month due to a decrease in their fortune by 610 million USD.”

Source: El CEO