Luca Barilla was bornon 1959 in Parma, Italy, Italy. Luca Barilla is #1926 in List Billionaires People In The World. Luca Barilla is a fourth-generation heir to the Barilla pasta firm, which he shares with his three siblings, Paolo, Guido and Emanuella. Barilla is the largest pasta company in the world with an estimated $3.7 billion in total sales. Luca is the company's chairman. Founded in 1877 in Parma, Italy, Barilla had three generations of family leaders before selling to American company W.R. Grace in 1971. Eight years later, Pietro Barilla, Luca's father, bought Barilla back. Pietro's four children share ownership of the family company, which employs more than 8,000 people in Europe, Mexico and the U.S.
Luca Barilla (born 1959) is an Italian billionaire businessman, and the chairman of Barilla Group, the world's largest pasta company, which is 85% owned by Luca, his brothers Guido and Paolo, and a sister