It’s been said that one of the best things about being a mom is the wealth of life experience and love that they feel. Sure, it can be challenging but seeing the smiles of those they love makes it all worthwhile. This is all fine and good, but what about monetary riches? As most moms can attest to, it’s almost impossible to maintain a proper career as a mom, let alone become rich. Well these five women beat that stereotype into the ground with gusto! We present: the 5 richest moms in the world.
5. Birgit Rausing
Once the wife of a massively successful man who owned of of Sweden’s most prominent packaging companies, Tetra Laval, Birgit and her children inherited the company after his passing in 2000. Birgit is a mother of three who went on to work in high roles within the company. Birgit is worth over $15.3 billion and continues to earn more as the company grows and expands with each passing year. As for her children, they all sit on the board of Terta Laval.