Liliane Bettencourt $40.2 Billion
L’Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt is the richest woman in the world, putting her at the 11th richest person in the world. With a net worth of 40.2 billion, she is a highly respected businesswoman that continues to expand the world’s foremost beauty products.
She has one daughter that made headlines as the family feuded over money. The case was settled and the two reconciled, proving that family is stronger than anything. Françoise Bettencourt-Meyers is an accomplished author and businesswoman, and has authored over 3 books to date.