Alice Walton

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Choosing what you really want rather than a great job opportunity from her family was a great decision. She rather choose to enjoy her hobby first rather than those employment opportunities at her table, knowing that she will not go on Job seeking process like what a common job seekers do.

Alice Walton graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio, and lives in Mineral Wells, Texas on The Rocking W Ranch.


Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton's only daughter, Alice chose not to get involved in the operations of the family business. For a time, she was a broker for E.F. Hutton. Her hobby is horses. She is the second richest woman in the United States after sister-in-law Christy Walton, and the third richest woman in the world.

Walton was the twentieth largest individual contributor to 527 committees in the U.S. presidential election, 2004, donating US$2.6 million to the conservative Progress for America group. During the 2004 election cycle, Progress for America ran advertisements supporting the Iraq occupation and praising George W. Bush for preventing "another 9/11". The ads were criticized for their inaccuracy.

Alice Walton has had a life-long passion for horses. She is a prominent breeder and trainer of cutting horses, and has competed for many years in cutting horse competitions. Cutting horses and their riders are skilled at herding technique and the subtle art of "cutting" cattle from the herd.

Alice Walton

Lee Shau Kee

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Made his fortune in property as founder of Henderson Land - an employment company.Adding to wealth through investments in such recent initial offerings as Nine Dragons, the paper manufacturer founded by fellow billionaire Yan Cheung. A great example, seeing his jobs work.

Born in Guangdong, Dr Lee Shau Kee settled in Hong Kong in his early years and has since been actively engaged in property development and other commercial businesses for over 40 years. Dr Lee is the founder of Henderson Land Development Company Limited and has been the Chairman and Managing Director of the Company since 1976. Dr Lee is also the Chairman and Managing Director of Henderson Investment Limited, Chairman of Henderson Cyber Limited, Executive Director of Henderson China Holdings Limited, Chairman of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company Limited, Miramar Hotel and Investment Company Limited, and Vice-Chairman of Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited. Dr Lee also holds directorship of various companies, including Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited and The Bank of East Asia Limited.

Dr Lee has made tremendous contributions towards the promotion of Hong Kong's economic prosperity. His enthusiastic support has also been instrumental to many major educational and cultural development projects both in Hong Kong and overseas. Dr Lee is the Chairman of Pei Hua Education Foundation Company Limited, and the Honorary Councilor of Rehabilitation International.

The Chinese University of Hong Kong benefited immensely from the support and encouragement given by Dr Lee over the years. Since 1977, Dr Lee has been a Member of the then Advisory Board of the Three-year MBA Programme (later reconstituted as the Advisory Board of the MBA Programmes), and a Member on the Board of Trustees of the United College since 1988. In 1993, Dr Lee was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Social Science by the Chinese University. Dr Lee has given to the Chinese University magnanimous donations in support of various human resources development and scholarly pursuits. In 1991, Dr Lee made a most generous donation to support the CUHK-Yale South China Studies Programme, which provided fellowships for doctoral students and funds for engaging experienced researchers and lectureships, built up library collections and research resources, and financed research projects and academic conferences. The research programme has enabled successful collaboration between Yale University and the Chinese University, enhanced the understanding of South China by practitioners in various professions and the commercial sector, thereby contributing towards the continued development of Hong Kong and South China.

Lee Shau Kee

S. Robson Walton

S. Robson Walton | job opportunityHis Father starts all of what he has now... starting his first job opportunity as a retailer, boost their business and giving people lot of employment opportunities in retail careers.

Samuel Robson (Rob) Walton (born 1945, in Tulsa, Oklahoma) is the eldest son of Sam Walton, founder of Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer. He is currently chairman of the world-wide company. According to Forbes, his net worth is $16.7 billion as of 2007.


Walton graduated from Columbia Law School in 1969 and became a member of the law firm that represented Wal-Mart until his father's death. Rob Walton was named chairman of the Board of Directors of Wal-Mart on April 7, 1992, two days after his father's death, and still maintains that title. The name Robson comes from his mother's side of the family, the Robsons.

He is the child of Sam Walton (d. 1992), who began retail career 1940 making $75 a month as a clerk for J.C. Penney. Opened Ben Franklin 5-and-dime store in Newport, Ark. 5 years later; lost lease 1950. With brother James L., opened new chain of general stores in Bentonville, Ark. 1962. Took Wal-Mart public 1970, now world's largest retailer, with 6,500 stores in 15 countries; 1.8 million employees serve 176 million customers a week. Sales: $315 billion. Company claims to save average American household $2,300 a year. But stock down 10% since beginning of 2005; Wall Street unimpressed by earnings. Family controls 40% of Wal-Mart. Rob: Columbia Law, company's first lawyer; now serves as chairman. Mother, Helen, No. 11 on our list.

S. Robson Walton

Jim Walton

Starting gaining experiences from your past job opportunity and employment company is a great tactic to improve your self. Continuous learning in life really matters in our personal development.

Jim Carr Walton (born 1948 in Newport, Arkansas) is the youngest son of Wal-Mart founder Sam Walton and the Chairman of Arvest Bank.


With an estimated current net worth of around $23.3 billion, Walton is ranked by Forbes as the 4th-richest person in America. He is married to Lynne McNabb Walton and has four children, including Alice Anne Walton and Thomas Layton Walton. The family resides in Bentonville, Arkansas.

His first job was Developer / Analyst in May 1995 — February 1998 (2 years 10 months). He was employed in a Public Company in Financial Services industry.

Over 12 years of I.T. experience has given me a wide range of experiences ranging from analysis, code writing, debugging, report writing, writing SQL queries and other DBA functions, such as managing DTS packages and jobs in SQL Server. A bachelor's degree in business administration, plus 5 years in the banking industry right out of college, helps me to effectively relate to the needs of the business community and translate that to development practices.

Being a leader, I tend to excel when able to take the lead on projects and cast vision for where we are going. I am also skilled at pulling together the developers and business people to help everyone.

Jim Walton
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Christy Walton

Christy Walton | job searchNo need for free resume posting site. Just to have an employment opportunities cause everything is inherited to her after the death of his husband. She just Started earning 75$ a month.


Christy Ruth Walton is the wife of late John T. Walton. After his death in June 2005, she inherited his fortune of $15.7 billion. As of March 2007, she is the 24th richest person in the Forbes World's Billionaires, and lately the richest woman in the United States at rank #12 with a net worth of $16.3 billion dollars published by Forbes 400 Richest Americans in September, 2007.


She currently resides in Jackson, Wyoming. She has one son, Luke.

Daughter-in-law of Sam Walton (d. 1992), who began retail career 1940 making $75 a month as a clerk for J.C. Penney. Opened Ben Franklin 5-and-dime store in Newport, Ark. 5 years later; lost lease 1950. With brother James L., opened new chain of general stores in Bentonville, Ark. 1962. Took Wal-Mart public 1970, now world's largest retailer, with 6,500 stores in 15 countries; 1.8 million employees serve 176 million customers a week. Sales: $315 billion. Company claims to save average American household $2,300 a year. But stock down 10% since beginning of 2005; Wall Street unimpressed by earnings. Family controls 40% of Wal-Mart. Christy: widow of John Walton, who died when his ultralight aircraft crashed last summer.

Christy Walton
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Vladimir Potanin

Vladimir Potanin | job seekingStudying in an elite school became his stepping stone in making his own job opportunity.


Vladimir Potanin,
42, was born in 1961 into a high-ranking Communist family. He attended the Moscow Institute for International Relations, an elite school that groomed students for the KGB and offices of the Kremlin. He then went to work for the Soviet Department of Trade, where his father had also worked. In 1991, he created Interros, a foreign trade association that traded nonferrous metals, including aluminum, copper and lead. With the capital he accumulated from Interros, he started two banks, the Oneximbank and the MFK, to which many state enterprises transferred their accounts. Later, Potanin became one of the principal authors of the Loans for Shares program, in which the Russian government traded ownership in state industries for loans.

The controversial program was administered through auctions, but only select bidders were invited to attend, usually at the discretion of President Boris Yeltsin's daughter. Potanin was among the invited bidders. During Russia's transition to a market economy, he acquired control of more than 20 formerly state-owned enterprises. Potanin's business empire was considerably dented by Russia's 1998 economic crisis, but he managed to set up numerous companies to shelter his personal assets. He also diverted considerable sums to his accounts outside of Russia and threw a party at the height of the crash for more than 100 of his closest friends in a nightclub at the French ski resort Courchevel.

Vladimir Potanin attended the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), an elite school that groomed students for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Upon graduating MGIMO, he followed in his father's footsteps and went to work for the Soviet Department of Trade.

Married with three children, he is fluent in English and French.

His hobbies include: traveling, football, alpine skiing, various water sports and chess

Vladimir Potanin

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Mikhail Prokhorov

Maintaining your good employment record plus your good looks is a great combination in business. More girls plus more employment opportunities.

Mikhail Prokhorov (born May 3, 1965) is a Russian self-made billionaire and oligarch. He made his name in the financial sector and went on to become one of Russia's leading industrialists in the precious metals sector. He is the former chairman of Norilsk Nickel, the world's largest producer of nickel and palladium, and the current chairman of Polyus Gold, Russia's largest gold producer.

In May 2007, Prokohorov launched a $17 billion private investment fund, Onexim Group, focused on the development of nanotechnology, including hydrogen fuel cells, as well as other high-technology projects and non-ferrous and precious metals mining. One of the key areas of development is the production of materials with ultra–tiny structures used in energy generation and medicine.
In June 2007, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Fradkov announced the formation of the Government Council for Nanotechnology, to oversee the development of nanotechnology in the country. Prokhorov was one of 15 individuals appointed to the council, which will be chaired by Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov.
Mikhail Prokhorov's net worth is currently estimated at $19.5 billion, making him the 24th richest man in the world according to Forbes magazine's list of the World's Richest People in 2008.

Mikhail Prokhorov was born on May 3, 1965, one of two children in his family. His father was a member of the Soviet sports committee and his mother was a scientist. His parents sent him to a language medium school in Moscow and then to the Moscow Financial Institute. In 1989, he graduated with a first class degree from the International Economic Relations Department of Moscow State Financial Institute. He also has an older sister named Irina.

From 1989 to 1992 he was head of the International Bank for Economic Cooperation’s Management Board. In 1993, during the largely unregulated privatization of former state-controlled industries after the fall of Communism, Prokhorov (together with Vladimir Potanin) engineered the acquisition of Norilsk Nickel by the Onexim Bank, of which he was then chairman of the board.

Mikhail Prokhorov

Kwok Brothers

Kwok Brothers | employmentStarting as brothers at the family can be in employment company, as what the Kwok brothers did. They give lots of employment opportunities in their country.

Raymond Kwok Ping Luen (at the left)(born in 1952 in Hong Kong with family roots in Zhongshan, Guangdong, China) is the vice-chairman and managing director of Sun Hung Kai Properties, the largest property developer in Hong Kong. He is the chairman of SUNeVision Holdings Ltd. and SmarTone Telecommunications Holdings Limited. He is the youngest son of Kwok Tak Seng, the founder of SHK Properties and the younger brother of Walter Kwok, the chairman of SHK Properties, and Thomas Kwok, another vice-chairman of SHK Properties.

He holds a Master of Arts degree in Law from Jesus College, Cambridge, a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard University, an Honorary Doctorate degree in Business Administration from the Open University of Hong Kong and an Honorary Doctorate degree in Laws from the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Dr Raymond Kwok Ping Luen is a noted entrepreneur and leader in Hong Kong's property sector. For many years the Kwok family has taken a leading role in the territory's property development business. In the 1980s the family diversified its business portfolio into transport, infrastructure and logistics, telecommunications and information technology. Dr Kwok, through his vision and knowledge, has since applied advanced technologies to the field of business and management with remarkable success, thus contributing to Hong Kong's development into an international business and IT hub.

Walter Kwok Ping-sheung, (at the center) is born in Hong Kong with family roots in Zhongshan, Guangdong), is the eldest son of Kwok Tak Seng (郭得勝). Together with brothers Thomas and Raymond, they inherited Sun Hung Kai Properties, Hong Kong's largest real estate developer, in 1990 following their father's death.

Walter is the chairman and CEO of that organization, and the brothers share control of the firm. The Kwok brothers are the third wealthiest people in Hong Kong and Greater China Region, just after Li Ka Shing and Lee Shau Kee. Their wealth is estimated to be 15 billion US dollars in Forbes' latest annual list of billionaires.

Kwok fell in love with an ambitious lawyer Ida Tong Kam-hing (唐錦馨), but Kwok's father did not allow Walter to marry her.

His parents introduced him to Lydia Ku, whom he married, but the marriage broke up six months afterwards. Later, he married his present wife, Wendy Lee.

1997 Abduction

In 1997, Walter Kwok was allegedly kidnapped by the notorious gangster "Big Spender" Cheung Chi Keung, and was released seven days later without police intervention. Negotiations fronted by wife Wendy resulted payment of a ransom rumoured to have been in nine figures. Following his arrest in Guangzhou in 1998, Cheung confessed that he had put Kwok in a wooden container blindfolded for four days, and fed him regular meals of roast pork with rice, until the ransom of some HK$600 million was paid. The ransom in 1,000 dollar notes was packed inside 20 large carrier bags and driven in two Mercedes saloon cars to a quiet lane in Central district. After the kidnap, the badly shaken Walter handed over the executive duties of SHKP to his younger brothers while retaining the title of Chairman and Chief Executive.

The younger Kwoks controlled day to day operations of the group, although Walter has been increasingly rehabilitated into the business in recent months. During this time, a former girlfriend, Ida Tong, is said to have become increasingly influential. This influence has led to business decisions by Kwok which departed from its previous conservative model, and without the consensus of his brothers.

Thomas Kwok Ping Kwong SBS, JP (at the right) (born in Hong Kong in 1951 with family roots in Zhongshan, Guangdong, China) is the vice-chairman and managing director of Sun Hung Kai Properties, the largest property developer in Hong Kong. He is the second son of Kwok Tak Seng, the founder of SHK Properties and the younger brother of Walter Kwok, the chairman of SHK Properties.

He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from London Business School, University of London and a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Imperial College, University of London.

Raymond Kwok | Thomas Kwok | Walter Kwok

Amancio Ortega Gaona | employer job postingIncidentally went to Spain not knowing that it is his Job Bank place. Starting in just a simple employment.

Amancio Ortega Gaona (born March 28, 1936, Spain) is a Galician fashion entrepreneur. Ranked by Forbes as Spain's richest man and the 8th richest man in the World in 2007. He is the founder, with his then-wife Rosalía Mera, and chairman of the Inditex Group. He currently lives with his second wife in a discreet apartment building in the centre of La Coruña (Corunna).

Ortega arrived at La Coruña, Spain, at the age of 14, due to the job of his father, railway worker. Starting as a gofer in various shirt stores in La Coruña, Galicia, in 1963 he founded Confecciones Goa (his initials in reverse), which made bathrobes. In 1975 he opened the first store in what would grow into the enormously popular chain of fashion stores called Zara. He owns 59.29% of the Inditex group (Industrias de Diseño Textil Sociedad Anónima) which includes the brands Zara, Massimo Dutti, Oysho, Zara Home, Kiddy's Class, Tempe, Stradivarius, Pull and Bear/Often and Bershka and has more than 14,000 employees.

Ortega keeps a very low profile and there are practically no photographs of him (except from one photo published at the Inditex website). He refuses to wear a tie, and likes to dress in blue jeans. He is said to take a very active part in the production and design process in the company.

When he made a public appearance in 2000 - as part of the warm-up prior to floating his company on the stock market in 2001 - it made headlines in the Spanish financial press. However, he has never given an interview, and his secrecy has led to the publication of books such as Amancio Ortega: DE CERO A ZARA (From Zero to Zara) (ISBN 84-9734-167-8).


Vladimir Lisin

Job Search | Vladimir Lisin Lots of employment opportunities came along him. And he became an employee of many employment company before he gets whats his position now.

Vladimir Lisin
has been a member of the Board Directors of Novolipetsk Steel (NLMK) since 1996 and its chairman since 1998.

His first job was as a mechanic in a coal mine. After graduating from a college in Siberia got a job as a steelworker. In 1991, when his boss was appointed minister of metallurgy, Lisin came with him to Moscow. The next year joined up with a tough group of traders called Trans-World Group, which came to dominate Russia's aluminum and steel exports. Since 1993, he has served as a Board member of several leading Russian metal producers, including NLMK, MMK and Sayansk and Novokuznetsk Aluminium Plants. He previously worked as Deputy Chief Engineer and as Deputy General Director of the Karaganda Steel Plant, one of Kazakhstan’s four largest steel plants. A graduate of the Siberian Metallurgic Institute, he started his career at the Tulachermet Metals Works as a foreman, rising through the ranks to become section manager and shop manager. His postgraduate studies include an MSc in 1989, a PhD in engineering and DSc in economics. He holds various patents for metallurgical processes and has published numerous articles on metallurgy and economics.

He is a professor of the Academy of National Economy and the holder of the Council of Ministers’ prize in the science and engineering (1989), the Honorary Metallurgist of Russia (1999), the Knight of the Order of Honour of the Russian Federation (2000) and the Knight of the Order of St. Sergiy Radonezhsky (2001).

Dr. Lisin was born on May 7, 1956 in Ivanovo. He is married, with three children.

Vladimir Lisin

Mikhail Fridman

 free resume posting | Mikhail Fridmanmaking your own employment company is great motivation to us all... Just started with his college friends.

Mikhail Maratovich Fridman Russian: Михаи́л Мара́тович Фри́дман; born 21 April 1964) or Mikhail Friedman is a Russian businessman. He is one of the youngest of Russian oligarchs (Roman Abramovich is younger). In 2008, Forbes assessed his wealth as $20.8 billion, placing him 20th richest in the world.

Along with Peter Aven, Fridman founded the Alfa Group Consortium, a holding company which today controls Alfa Bank (opened in 1991), Alfa Capital, Tyumen Oil and several construction material firms (cement, timber, glass) as well as food processing businesses and a supermarket chain. The two are also major holders of tea and sugar plant processors.

Fridman in 2003 sold half of his Alfa group's oil subsidiary Tyumen Oil to BP for $6.15 billion, so far the biggest foreign investment ever in a Russian company.

In 2005, he succeeded Sergei Karaganov as Russian representative on the International Advisory Board of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Since 2005 he has been a member of the Public Chamber of Russia.
Alfa Group and its telecoms subsidiary Altimo have been the subject of various actions taken by other telecoms operators, concerning disputed stakes in a range of companies.

Fridman spent his childhood in Ukrainian city of Lvov and studied at the Moscow Institute of Steel & Alloys in 1980s.
He founded Alfa Group in 1990s with college friends (and now fellow billionaires) German Khan and Alexei Kuzmichev; it's now a diverse conglomerate with oil, retail, telecom and banking interests. Strong Kremlin connections include a former subordinate who now serves as a political adviser to Putin. In 2003 he merged his oil company, TNK, with British oil giant BP, an achievement, considering that six years prior the two parties were fighting, with protesting his methods for taking over a partly BP-owned oilfield. Now focusing on telecom; his Altimo group has telecom holdings in Ukraine, Turkey, Russia and Uzbekistan. In 2007 Fridman was declared unofficial winner of a protracted and multimillion-dollar legal battle over a stake in Russia's third-largest mobile carrier, Megafon.

Mikhail Fridman

job listing | Al-Waleed bin Talalhaving lots of millionaire friends keeps us to motivate our selves to stand out in our Job Bank.


Al-Walid was born to Prince Talal, son of the founding King of Saudi Arabia, Abdul Aziz Al Saud, and Princess Mona El-Solh, daughter of Riad El-Solh, the first Prime Minister of modern day Lebanon and a leader of Lebanese independence. He is also a cousin of Prince Moulay Hicham of Morocco, whose mother is Mona's sister. He is also a good friend of the Egyptian millionaire Mohamed Yehia Fadli

Al-Walid completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration at Menlo College in 1979 and a Masters in Social Science at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs of Syracuse University, in 1985. He was also awarded an honorary PhD from the University of Exeter. He has been divorced three times. As of 2006, he is married to Princess Ameera and has two children: Prince Khaled and Princess Reem from his first wife, his cousin Princess Dalal bint Saud bin Abdul Aziz. Despite being the nephew of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, he has stayed outside of the core of political power in Saudi Arabia, instead building a large international corporation called the Kingdom Holding Company, through which he makes his investments

Al-Walid began his business career in 1979 upon graduation from Menlo College. Funded by a $30,000 loan from his father and a $300,000 mortgage on his house, he initially brokered deals with foreign firms wishing to do business in Saudi Arabia.This was followed by land deals in the 1980s, along with major investments in the Saudi banking industry, which proved to be undervalued at the time.

The Prince's activities as an investor came to prominence when he bought a substantial tranche of shares in Citicorp in the 1990s when that firm was in difficulties. With an initial investment of $550 million to bail out Citibank caused by underperforming American real estate loans and Latin American businesses, his holdings in Citigroup now comprise half of his wealth worth US$10 billion. He has also made large investments in AOL, Apple Inc., Worldcom, Motorola, News Corporation Ltd and other technology and media companies.

His real estate holdings have included large stakes in the Four Seasons hotel chain and the Plaza Hotel in New York. He sold half of his shares in the latter in August 2004. He has made investments in London's Savoy Hotel and Monaco's Monte Carlo Grand Hotel. He currently holds a 10% stake in Euro Disney SCA, the organization which manages and maintains the Disneyland Resort Paris in Marne-la-Vallee, France.
In January 2005 Al-Walid purchased the Savoy Hotel in London for an estimated GBP £250 million, to be managed by Fairmont Hotels, in which Al-Walid owns an estimated 16% stake. In January 2006, in partnership with the U.S. real estate firm Colony Capital, Kingdom Holdings acquired Toronto, CA-based Four Seasons for an estimated $3.9 billion.

As of 2007, he was believed to be in talks with Robert Earl, founder of Planet Hollywood, about taking a controlling stake in the English Premier League's Everton F.C.
As of 2008, there are plans for the $10 billion construction of the Burj Al-Meel (Arabic for "the Tower of One Mile"), a supertall skyscraper to be the tallest in the world, at one mile (1600m) in height.

Al-Walid is heavily involved in charitable activities across the Middle East, Asia and Africa, and is estimated to donate more than $100 million annually to charity. Much of this expenditure is in the field of educational initiatives to bridge gaps between Western and Islamic communities by funding centers of American studies and research in universities in the Middle East and centers of Islamic studies in American universities.

Al-Waleed bin Talal

Alexei Mordashov

job search | Alexei MordashovHard working is really a must if we want to develop our job skills...

Alexei Mordashov was born on September 26, 1965 in Cherepovets, Russia. is a Russian business oligarch and self-made billionaire. He is the main shareholder and the chairman of the board of Severstal, Russia's second largest steel company.

Mordashov is a graduate of the Leningrad Engineering-Economical Institute. After graduation he joined Cherepovetskiy Metallurgical Plant in 1988 as an economist. He later gained an MBA from Northumbria University in Newcastle upon Tyne in 2001.

He began his career as the finance director of a steel mill, later buying most of the company's shares himself and became general director. He built a conglomerate, Severstal, acquiring automakers, coal companies, ports and transportation companies.

After divorcing his first wife, Mordashov was alleged to have ensured that she received no financial settlement, despite his wealth. She was reportedly left with only a small, rented apartment and a second-hand Lada. He has since remarried and has four children.

Alexei Mordashov

Resume | Liliane BettencourtWealth inherited from your parents are very valuable. So like Liliane did, she give her best in her job.

Liliane Bettencourt (born 21 October 1922) is t
he second richest person in France, ranking 17th in wealthiest people in the world and the wealthiest woman living. Forbes magazine estimated her wealth in 2008 at $22.9 billion.

Bettencourt was the only child of Mr. Eugène Schueller, the founder of L'Oréal, one of the world's leading cosmetics and beauty companies. In 1927, her mother died when Liliane was 5 years old.

In 1950, she married French politician André Bettencourt and lived in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France together until Andre's death in November 2007. They had one daughter, Françoise, who married Jean-Pierre Meyers, the grandson of a rabbi who died in Auschwitz concentration camp. Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is a member of L'Oréal's board of directors

In 1957, Bettencourt inherited the L'Oréal fortune from her father. She is the principal shareholder of L'Oréal. The company ownership breakdown: 27.5% by Liliane Bettencourt, 26.4% by Nestlé, the remaining 46.1% are publicly traded.

She created the Bettencourt Schueller Foundation, which awards the "Liliane Bettencourt Prize for Life Sciences" to a European researcher under the age of forty-five.

A report by Forbes has her listed as the second richest person in France behind Bernard Arnault who has an estimated $26.0 billion.

Liliane Bettencourt is the inspiration for the character of Lilliane Mattencourt in the Matthew Reilly novel Scarecrow.

As of March 7, 2008 Liliane Bettancourt is the world's richest woman. She ranked 17th with $22.9 Billion.

Liliane Bettencourt

teaching jobs | Theo AlbrechtIn a successful jobs career, lot of people are expecting lot from you.

Theodor Paul Albrecht, generally known as Theo Albrecht (born March 28, 1922), is a German entrepreneur, who in 2007 was ranked by Forbes magazine as the 20th richest person in the world, with a net worth of $23.5 billion. He owns and was the CEO of the Aldi Nord discount supermarket chain. In the US he owns the Trader Joe's specialty grocery store chain. His brother Karl Albrecht owns the Aldi Süd discount supermarket chain. The two chains originally were a single family enterprise until a friendly division of assets in 1960. Aldi Süd operates the Aldi groceries in the United States. So Aldi and Trader Joe's, while owned by the brothers, have separate and distinct ownership and operations.
In 1971, Theo was kidnapped for 17 days. A $3 million ransom was paid for his release.

Both Albrecht brother are reclusive and little is known about their private life. The last published photo of Theo Albrecht dates to 1971, one day after his kidnapping. Another photo of the two Albrecht brothers together has been taken in 1987 by the journalist Franz Ruch.

Theo Albrecht

Hassanal Bolkiah

career center | Hassanal Bolkiah Having a great political career is not a reason to affect your jobs career.

Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah, the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, GCB GCMG (born July 15, 1946) is the 29th Sultan of Brunei, the eldest son of Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien III, the previous Sultan of Brunei, and Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Damit.

The Sultan has a sizable private fortune derived from his total control over the national economy's finances and the appropriation of the state's sizeable oil revenues to bankroll his extravagant lifestyle. The Sultan's fortunes have fluctuated in line with oil prices since an estimated high of $55.63 billion in 1997, which made him the richest man in the world at the time.

The Sultan currently has two wives, with Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Hajah Saleha being designated his first wife. His former second wife, Pengiran Isteri Hajah Mariam, was a former stewardess for the national carrier, Royal Brunei Airlines (RBA) whom he divorced in 2003, stripping her of all her royal titles. In August 2005 her place was taken by a former Malaysian TV3 presenter, Azrinaz Mazhar Hakim, who is 33 years younger than the Sultan.
Prince Al-Muhtadee Billah is the crown prince and the Sultan's heir, the eldest son of the Sultan and Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha, his first wife. As of 2008, Hassanal Bolkiah has five sons and seven daughters with his three wives .

Political role as Sultan

Under Brunei's 1959 constitution, the Sultan is the head of state with full executive authority, including emergency powers since 1962. On March 9, 2006, the Sultan was reported to have changed Brunei's constitution to make himself infallible under Bruneian law. Bolkiah is also the Prime Minister of Brunei, as well as holding the portfolios of Defence and Finance.

He addressed the United States of America, Iraqi Nations, and United Nations General Assembly on Brunei Darussalam's admission to the United Nations in September, 1984. In 1991, he introduced a conservative ideology to Brunei called Melayu Islam Beraja (MIB) (or Malay Islamic Monarchy), which presents the monarchy as the defender of the faith.He has recently favoured partial democratisation. In 2004, the Legislative Council, which had been dissolved since 1962, was reopened.
His designated successor is his eldest son, Al-Muhtadee Billah.

Early years and education

He was born on July 15, 1946 in Brunei Town (now called Bandar Seri Begawan). He became crown prince in 1961 and sultan on October 5, 1967, after his father abdicated voluntarily. His coronation was held on August 1, 1968. Like his father, he has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, of which Brunei was a protectorate until 1984.

The Sultan received high school education in Malaysia's premier school Victoria Institution in Kuala Lumpur, where he joined the Cadet Corps (Band). After receiving a private education in Brunei, the Sultan attended the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in October 1967 but returned home to be the Crown Prince few months before graduation, and has since received an honorary doctorate from a Russian university[citation needed].

His Majesty has also been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Law degree from the University of Oxford, England, UK and an Honorary Doctor of Letters degree from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. He also received a Honorary Doctorate from the Chulalongkorn University of Thailand.
In 2003, received Honorary Doctorate Degree in Humanities and Culture by the Gadjah Mada University, UGM, Yogyakarta, Republic of Indonesia.[1] On the January 27, 2005, the Sultan was awarded and made an Honorary Doctor of Laws by the National University of Singapore.

Hassanal Bolkiah

Roman Abramovich

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Born into a Jewish family, Roman's paternal grandparents were exiled to Siberia from Tauragė, Lithuania by the Soviets after the occupation of Lithuania in 1940. Roman grew up as an orphan. His mother Irina Vasilevna was a musician and his father worked as a supplier at a construction trust in Syktyvkar. His mother, Irina Ostrowski Abramovich, died from bacteremia as a result of a back-alley abortion when Roman was one year old. His father Arkady Abramovich was killed in an incident on a construction site when Roman was three years old. Abramovich grew up in his uncle's family in Ukhta and with his grandmother, Tatyana Semenovna, in Moscow. Before moving to Moscow he and his sister lived in Syktyvkar, the capital city of the Komi Republic.

In 1973, Abramovich went to first grade at Ukhta School No. 2. In 1974, Abramovich and his grandmother moved in with his second uncle Abram Nakhimovich in Moscow. Abramovich studied at School No. 232, which stressed the performing arts. After graduating from school and botching his university studies, he moved to his relatives in Komi. In 1984, Abramovich went to the army (artillery regiment in Kirach in the Vladimirsk region).

Abramovich attended the Industrial Institute in Ukhta before being drafted into the Soviet Army in 1984. After military service in an artillery regiment in Kirach, Vladimirsk region, he studied briefly at the Moscow State Auto Transport Institute before taking a leave of absence from academics to go into business. He later earned a correspondence degree from the Moscow State Law Academy.

The Times has reported that he was a market trader selling black market toys before his association with Boris Berezovsky.

Business career

A 2,000-rouble wedding present from Olga's (Abramovich's first wife) parents (about £1,000) was invested by Abramovich in black-market goods such as perfume, deodorants, tights and toothpaste to sell on in Moscow in or around December 1987. Abramovich soon doubled, then tripled, the investment, his confidence growing with each business success. "I think he enjoyed the thrill of it," says Olga. "When he returned from trips selling the goods, he was flushed with joy. In 1988, as Perestroika opened up opportunities for entrepreneurs in the Soviet Union, he and Olga set up a company making dolls. "It brought success almost immediately," says Olga, "but I don't think Roman ever imagined that he would become as rich as he is now."Abramovich started his commercial activity in the late 1980s when Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms permitted the opening of small private businesses, known as co-operatives. Mr Abramovich began his business career selling plastic ducks from a Moscow apartment, but within a few years his wealth spread from oil conglomerates to pig farms. In 1992 to 1995 Abramovich founded five companies that conducted resale and acted as intermediaries, eventually specializing in the trading of oil and oil products. In 1992 he was arrested in a case of theft of government property - AVEKS-Komi sent a train containing 55 cisterns of diesel fuel, worth 3.8 million roubles, from the Ukhtinsk Oil Production Factory; Abramovich met the train in Moscow and resent the shipment to the Kaliningrad military base under a fake agreement, but the fuel arrived in Riga. Abramovich co-operated with the investigation, and the case was closed after the oil production factory was compensated by the diesel's buyer, the Latvian-US concern, Chikora International. In 1995 Abramovich and Boris Berezovsky, an associate of President Boris Yeltsin acquired the controlling interest in the large oil company Sibneft. The deal was within the controversial loans-for-shares program and each partner paid $100 million for half of the company, below the stake's stock market value of $150 million at the time. The fast-rising value of the company led many observers, in hindsight, to suggest that the real cost of the company should have been in the billions of dollars.

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Lawrence Ellison

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Lawrence "Larry" Joseph Ellison (born August 17, 1944) is an American entrepreneur and the co-founder and CEO of Oracle Corporation, a major enterprise software company. He is currently listed on Forbes list of billionaires as the 14th richest person in the world. On Aug. 22, 2008 AP ranked founder Larry Ellison as the top paid chief executive despite a poor representation of stock holder value and performance.

Ellison was born in New York City to Florence Spellman, a 19-year-old unwed Jewish mother. At his mother's request, he was given to his mother's aunt and uncle in Chicago to raise.
Lillian Spellman Ellison and Louis Ellison adopted him when he was nine months old. Ellison did not learn the name of his mother or meet her until he was 48; the identity of his father is unknown.

The home was a two-bedroom apartment in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood, populated mostly with lower middle class Jews. Ellison remembers his adoptive mother as warm and loving, in contrast to his austere, unsupportive, and often distant adoptive father, a Russian Jew from the Crimea who adopted the name Ellison to honor his point of entry into the USA, Ellis Island, as well as to conceal his Jewish ancestry. Louis was a modest government employee who had made a small fortune in Chicago real estate, only to lose it during the Great Depression.

Ellison was a bright but inattentive student. He left the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign at the end of his second year, after not taking his final exams because his adoptive mother had just died. After spending a summer in Northern California where he lived with his friend Chuck Weiss, he attended the University of Chicago for one term, where
he first encountered computer designing. At 20 years of age, he moved to northern California permanently.

During the 1970s, Ellison worked for Ampex Corporation. One of his projects was a database for the CIA, which he named "Oracle".

Ellison was inspired by the paper written by Edgar F. Codd on relational database systems named "A Relational Model of Data for Large Shared Data Banks." He founded Oracle in 1977, putting up a mere $2000 of his own money, under the name Software Development Laboratories (SDL). In 1979, the company was renamed Relational Software Inc., later renamed Oracle after the flagship product Oracle database. He had heard about the IBM System R database, also based on Codd's theories, and wanted Oracle to be compatible with it, but IBM made this impossible by refusing to share System R's code. The initial release of Oracle was Oracle 2; there was no Oracle 1. The release number was intended to imply that all of the bugs had been worked out of an earlier version.

In 1990, Oracle laid off 10% (about 400 people) of its work force because of a mismatch between cash and revenues. This crisis, which almost resulted in Oracle's bankruptcy, came about because of Oracle's "up-front" marketing strategy, in which sales people urged potential customers to buy the largest possible amount of software all at once. The sales people then booked the value of future license sales in the current quarter, thereby increasing their bonuses. This became a problem when the future sales subsequently failed to materialize. Oracle eventually had to restate its earnings twice, and also to settle out of court class action lawsuits arising from its having overstated its earnings. Ellison would later say that Oracle had made "an incredible business mistake."

Although IBM dominated the mainframe relational database market with its DB2 and SQL/DS database products, it delayed entering the market for a relational database on UNIX and Windows operating systems. This left the door open for Sybase, Oracle, and Informix (and eventually Microsoft) to dominate mid-range and microcomputers.
Around this time, Oracle fell behind Sybase. In 1990-1993, Sybase was the fastest growing database company and the database industry's darling vendor, but soon fell victim to its merger mania. Sybase's 1993 merger with Powersoft resulted in a loss of focus on its core database technology. In 1993, Sybase sold the rights to its database software running under the Windows operating system to Microsoft Corporation, which now markets it under the name "SQL Server."

In 1994, Informix Software overtook Sybase and became Oracle's most important rival. The intense war between Informix CEO Phil White and Ellison was front page Silicon Valley news for three years. Ultimately, Oracle defeated Informix in 1997. In the same year, Ellison was made a director of Apple Computer after Steve Jobs came back to the company. Ellison resigned in 2002, saying that he did not have the time to attend necessary formal board meetings. In November 2005, a book detailing the war between Oracle and Informix was published. "The Real Story of Informix Software and Phil White" provides a detailed chronology of the battle of Informix against Oracle, and how Informix Software's CEO Phil White landed in jail because of his obsession to overtake Ellison.

Once Informix and Sybase were defeated, Oracle enjoyed years of industry dominance until the rise of Microsoft's SQL Server in the late 90s and IBM's acquisition of Informix Software in 2001 to complement their DB2 database. Today Oracle's main competition for new database licenses on UNIX, Linux, and Windows operating systems is with IBM's DB2, the open source database MySQL (bought by Sun in 2008), and with Microsoft SQL Server (which only runs on Windows). IBM's DB2 still dominates the mainframe database market.
In 2005, Oracle paid Ellison a $975,000 salary, a $6,500,000 bonus, and other compensation of $955,100.

Forbes listed Ellison's 2005 net worth as $18.4 billion, making him one of the richest people in America, and the ninth richest man in the world. For a short period in 2000, Ellison was the richest man in the world. In 2006, Forbes ranked Ellison as the richest Californian[6]. In interviews, Ellison notes that his actual wealth — money that he is realistically free to spend — is more like $2 billion, and that if he tried to sell all of his Oracle stock, its price would fall to zero.[citation needed] Ellison also owns large stakes in both Salesforce.com and NetSuite.

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Bernard Arnault

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Bernard Arnault (born 5 March 1949 in Roubaix) is a French businessman. He is the 14th richest person in the world and France's richest person with an estimated net worth of $26 billion US dollars, according to a Forbes report in March 2007.

In 2007, Arnault was listed among Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in The World.

Mr Arnault is twice married, and the father of five children. His daughter Delphine Arnault is actively involved in the management of LVMH. His second wife, Hélène Mercier, is a pianist from Quebec. Mr Arnault is a noted art collector. Following the example of business man François Pinault, he created a Louis Vuitton foundation for contemporary art, which should open at the Jardin d'acclimatation in 2010.

Arnault was a witness at future President Nicolas Sarkozy's wedding to Cécilia Ciganer-Albéniz. He was also awarded the French Legion of Honor.
Arnault resides outside of Manhattan in New Rochelle, New York.

As of March 2007, Arnault owns a 47.5% plurality of LVMH (Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton), along with Christian Dior SA and personnal holding company Groupe Arnault . Arnault is the Chairman and CEO of all three companies.

Mr Arnault's father, Jean Arnault, was an industrialist, and owner of a public works company, Ferret-Savinel.
After graduating from the Maxence Van Der Meersch high school, Bernard Arnault was admitted to the École Polytechnique (X1969) from which he graduated with an engineering degree in 1971. After graduation, Mr Arnault joined his father's company. In 1976, he convinced his father to liquidate the construction division of the company for 40 million francs, and to change the focus of company to real estate. Using the name Férinel, the new company develops a specialty holiday accommodation. In 1979, he succeeded his father as president of the company.

When socialist François Mitterand was elected President of France in 1981, Mr Arnault emigrated to the United States and created Ferinel Inc. Through this vehicle, Mr Arnault prospered, developing codominums in Palm Beach, Florida. Three years later, when the French Socialists switched to a more conservative economic course, Mr Arnault returned to France and became CEO of Financière Agache, a luxury goods company. With the help of Antoine Bernheim, managing partner of the Banque Lazard investment firm, and government subsidies conferred in exchange for a promise not to downsize, Mr Arnault acquired Boussac, a textile company in turmoil. The Arnault family put up just $15 million of their own money, with Lazard supplying the rest of the reported $80 million purchase price. Mr Arnault sold nearly all the company's assets, keeping only the prestigious Christian Dior brand, and Le Bon Marché department store.
In 1987, shortly after the creation of LVMH, Mr Arnault exploited a growing conflict between Alain Chevalier, Moët Hennessy's CEO, and Henry Recamier, president of Louis Vuitton. The new group held property rights to Dior perfumes, which Mr Arnault craved to incorporate into Dior Couture. He created a holding company of which he owned 60% and Guinness, who had a distribution agreement with Moët-Hennessy, owned 40%. Following the October 1987 stock market crash, he capitalized on the lower quoted price and soon owned 43% of LVMH. He then consolidated his position by purging executives from both companies.

He has since then led the company through an ambitious development plan, turning it into the largest luxury group in the world, ahead of Swiss luxury giant Richemont.
More recently, Mr Arnault, through personal holding Groupe Arnault and associates at Colony have had their eye on Carrefour, a supermarket, buying into the company in March 2007.

Arnault also owned the art auction house Phillips de Pury & Company from 1999 to 2003.

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