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    Carlos Slim Helu (born January 28, 1940) is a Mexican business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. From 2010 to 2013, Slim was ranked as the richest person in the world by Forbes business magazine. He made his fortune from his large holdings in a considerable number of Mexican companies through his conglomerate, Grupo Carso. In November 2022, Bloomberg Billionaires Index ranked him as the 11th richest person in the world with a net worth of $78 billion, making him the richest person in Latin America.

    Slim’s business conglomerate spans many sectors of the Mexican economy, including education, healthcare, industrial manufacturing, transportation, real estate, media, energy, hospitality, entertainment, high technology, retail, sports and financial services. He accounts for 40% of listings on the Mexican Stock Exchange, while his net worth is equivalent to around 6% of Mexico’s gross domestic product. Since 2016, he has been the largest single shareholder of The New York Times Company.

    Slim was born in Mexico City to Julián Slim Haddad and Linda Helú Atta, both Maronite Christians from Lebanon. He decided at a young age that he wanted to be a businessman and received business lessons from his father, who taught him finance, management and accounting, teaching him how to analyze, interpret and read financial statements as well as the importance of keeping accurate financial records.

    Carlos Slim was married to Soumaya Domit from 1967 until his death in 1999. Among his interests were various philanthropic projects. Slim has six children: Carlos, Marco Antonio, Patrick, Soumaya, Vanessa and Johanna. His three eldest sons hold key positions in the companies controlled by Slim, where most are involved in the day-to-day running of Slim’s business empire. Slim underwent heart surgery in 1999. In high school, Slim’s favorite subjects were history, cosmography, and math. Slim and his wife had a very happy marriage and he has indicated that he has no intention of remarrying.

    In his office, Slim doesn’t have a computer and instead keeps all of his financial data in handwritten notebooks. Due to the vast size of his business empire, he often jokes that he can’t keep up with every business he runs. Slim is a Maronite Catholic and he is one of the main supporters of the Legion of Christ, a Roman Catholic religious institute.

    Carlos Slim Biodata and Biography
    NameCarlos Slim Helu
    Nick-nameCarlos Slim
    SexMale
    Date Of Birth28 Jaunary 1940
    Age83 Years (as in 2023)
    Profession / OccupationMexican business magnate, Investor, and Philanthropist
    ReligionChristian
    NationMaxican
    Zodiac SignAquaries
    Height / Weight5′ 6” /90kg
    CompaniesCEO of Telmex, América Móvil, and Grupo Carso
    Money FactorNet Worth: $79.4 billion

    Carlos Slim Family and Relatives
    FatherJulián Slim Haddad
    MotherLinda Helú Atta
    BrothersJulián Slim Helú
    José Slim Helú
    SistersAlma Slim Helú
    Linda Slim Helú
    Nour Slim Helú
    Marital StatusMarried
    WifeASoumaya Domit ​(m. 1967; died 1999)
    DaughtersSoumaya Slim Domit
    SonsCarlos Slim Domit
    Marco Antonio Slim Domit
    Everett Patrick Slim Domit
    Girlfriend / AffairsQueen Noor of Jordan
    Carlos Slim Height, Weight and Body Measurements
    Height in Centimetres173 cm
    Height in Meters1.73 m
    Height in Feet Inches5′ 6”
    Weight90kg
    Body Measurement43-18-46
    Chest Size43 inches
    Waist Size18 inches
    Biceps Size46 inches
    Eye ColourBrown
    Hair ColourWhite
    Carlos Slim Favorites
    Favorite ColourBlack
    Favorite FoodEnchiladas
    Guacamole
    HobbiesYoga, Gardening, Jogging, Swimming
    Favorite DestinationNew York City
    Favorite Car CollectionsA luxury Navy Mercedes 4X4
    A Cadillac 1941
    An auto Bentley Continetal Flying Spur
    A Maybach Guard
    Sexual OrientationStraight
    Carlos Slim Education School and Colleges
    Education QualificationDegree in Civil engineering
    SchoolNot Known
    College / UniversityNational Autonomous University of Mexico
    OthersNot Known
    Carlos Slim Residence and Contact Address
    Birth PlaceMexico City, Mexico
    Home TownMexico City, Mexico
    Present ResidenceMexico City, Mexico
    House AddressMexico City, Mexico
    Phone No / Mobile NoNot Known
    Email IDNot Known
    Websitecarlosslim.com
    Carlos Slim Awards, Honours, Achievements
    Mexico’s Chamber of Commerce1985: Entrepreneurial Merit Medal of Honor 
    Golden Plate Award1994: American Academy of Achievement
    Latin Trade magazine2003: CEO of the year
    2004: CEO of the decade
    Hispanic Society of America award2011: Sorolla Medal for its contribution to the arts and culture
    George Washington University2012: Honorary doctorate in public service
    Queen Sofía Spanish Institute2020: Sophia Award for Excellence at an awards luncheon
    Carlos Slim Social Media
    TwitterNot Known
    FacebookNot Known
    InstagramNot Known
    WikipediaCarlos_Slim

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