Carlos Slim Helu hasn’t yet said how much of his wealth he plans to give away. The world’s richest man –worth $69 billion on the 2012 list of the World’s Billionaires — is more concerned about effectiveness and having an impact than with making headlines by promising big sums for charity. He’s not out to win a popularity contest. He just wants people to get the skills and the healthcare they need in order to let them earn a good living. Interviewed by Kerry A. Dolan, Forbes Staff
Carlos Slim Helu is the world's richest man, according to Forbes. The Mexican telecom giant drives himself to work in his Bentley Continental Flying Spur. But don't let his modest driving habit fool you: the price tag on the car is more than most houses at about $300,000.
The 10 Richest People In The World #1. Carlos Slim Helu is a business magnate in telecommunications, mining, and banking. He is the world's richest man. Estimated net worth as of August 8, 2012: $74.1 billion (Bloomberg Billionaires Index).
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Carlos Slim ( 1940 - ) a Mexican business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. From 2010 to 2013, Slim was ranked as the richest person in the world. He derived his fortune from his extensive holdings in a considerable number of Mexican companies through his conglomerate, Grupo Carso. As of 31 July 2016 he was #7 on Forbes list of billionaires, with a net worth estimated at US$50 billion.