10. Maria Halena


Maria Halena is the Brazilian businesswoman and the co-owner of the family business Group “Votorantim” which is the Latin American largest diversifies industrial empire.  The business group Votorantim which is established by her father and has presence in more than 20 countries in aluminum, energy, paper, pulp and in cement industries and the family completely owned the inherited business group. Maria brothers Antonio Ermirio and Moraes is also a billionaire. Maria Halena estimated net worth is US $ 1.13 billion and she is ranked at No. 10 in the list of top 10 richest people of Brazil.