While men may dominate the world’s rich lists, there are a rising amount of women who are reaping in their hard earned wealth and making waves in today’s businesses. From self-made businesses to inheritances used to kick start an entrepreneurship, here are twenty of the world’s richest women to inspire you.
1. Alice Walton
2. Françoise Bettencourt-Meyers
3. Maria Franca Fissolo
4. Jacqueline Mars
5. Zhou Qunfei
6. Sherry Brydson
(This photo is from 1970: Sherry Brydson stands on a chair at the Canadian Conference on Social Welfare shaking her finger at Health Minister John Munro.)