Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken
Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken was bornon 30 June 1954 in London, United Kingdom, Netherlands. Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken is #91 in List Billionaires People In The World. De Carvalho-Heineken is one of the world's richest women thanks to her 23% controlling stake in Heineken. Now an executive director, she inherited the stake in 2002 from her late father, longtime CEO Freddy Heineken. Her husband Michael, an investment banker, and son Alexander are both on Heineken's board. Heineken opened a brewery in Amsterdam 150 years ago. Now the company sells 250 premium beers across the globe including Red Stripe and Lagunitas.
In 2013, the Sunday Times Rich List ranking of the wealthiest people in the UK placed her 10th with an estimated fortune of £7 billion
Upon the death of her father in 2002, she inherited about £3 billion, making her the wealthiest person with (shared) Dutch citizenship
Charlene Heineken was born on 30 June 1954, the daughter of Freddy Heineken, the Dutch industrialist, and Lucille Cummins, an American from a Kentucky family of bourbon whiskey distillers