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Portrait de Amancio Ortega
Birthday : 03/28/1936
Place of birth : Busdongo de Arbas (Léon) - Spain
Public asset : 56,011,355,707 USD
Country of residence : Spain
Linked companies : Inditex SA

Summary 
Founder of Industria de Diseño Textil SA, Zara Espana SA and Confecciones Goa SA, Amancio Ortega Gaona currently holds the position of Chairman for Partler 2006 SL and Chairman at Gartler SL.

He is also on the board of Industria de Diseño Textil SA (former Director).


Current positions of Amancio Ortega 
NameTitle Since
Inditex SA
(Apparel & Accessories Retailers)
Non-Executive Director 1963
Gartler SL Chairman -
Partler 2006 SL Chairman -


Holdings of Amancio Ortega 
NameEquities%Valuation
Inditex - Industria de Diseño Textil (ITX)
Apparel & Accessories Retailers
1,848,000,31559.3%56,011,355,707 USD


Amancio Ortega : Personal Network 


Biography of Amancio Ortega 
The richest man and also the most mysterious in Spain. Amancio Ortega is owner of Inditex third largest textile group in the world, which has in its portfolio brands as Zara, Massimo Dutti, Bershka and Zara home.

This is a beautiful story for railwayman’s son, who leaved the school at fourteen years old for a job as deliveryman. Later, he joined his uncle, and with him created a model of Shetland sweater that met an amazing success and will allow Amancio to open the first Zara store in La Coruna in 1975.

Amancio Ortega has a simple idea, make clothing in large series inspired by the best designers. Democratizing the luxury, this is his objective. He revolutionizes the world of prêt à porter and Zara stores open around the world.

Seventh richest man in the world with a fortune estimated at $31 billion and more than 2000 stores worldwide, the self-made man is a model of rigor and simplicity.
Copyright © 4-traders.com / Photo © Reuters

Anecdotes
Amancio Ortega maintains the simplicity of the boss old style. It is usually to see him lunch with employees.

Amancio, wanted his daughter Marta, the future Inditex’s heiress, to start at bottom of pyramid like him. For a long time she worked as saleswoman in perfect anonymity.



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Amancio Ortega : Connections 
Partler 2006 SL
Liprasa Cartera SL
Banco Popular Español SA
Confecciones Fios SA
Keblar De Inversiones Smcavf SA
Plataforma Logistica Meco SA
Banco Santander International
Universia Holding SL
Fundación Banco Santander
Oysho Logistica SA
Pontegadea Participaciones Srs SA


Latest news about Amancio Ortega 
09/12HENNES & MAURITZ : Zara owner Inditex lifts sales forecasts on warm autumn range reception
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07/27Spain's Telefonica sells 10 pct of masts unit to Zara owner
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07/27TELEFONICA : Sells Telxius Stake to Pontegadea Group for EUR378.8 Million
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06/13INDITEX INDUSTRIA DE DISEÑO TEXTIL : Zara owner Inditex boosts profitability despite strong euro
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2017Buffett donates $3.17 billion to Gates charity, four others
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2017WARREN BUFFETT : Buffett donates $3.17 billion to Gates charity, four others
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2017INDITEX : Exclusive - Zara founder shields Inditex stake to maintain family control
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