Amancio Ortega (Businessman)


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Amancio Ortega Biography

Amancio Ortega Gaona is best known as a Spanish billionaire businessman.  He is the founder and former president of the fashion company of Inditex, best known for its Zara apparel and accessories chain. Ortega was the second richest in Europe after Bernard Arnault and the sixth wealthiest in the world in December 2019 with a net value of 68,3 billion dollars. For a brief time in 2015, it was Bill Gates's richest man in the world, when the net worth of Zara 's company, Inditex, stood at $80 billion.

Amancio Ortega Biography
Amancio Ortega Biography
Short Bio
First NameAmancio
Last NameOrtega
Age84 years old
Birthday & Zodiac
Birth SignAries
Birth DateMarch 28, 1936
BirthdayMarch 28
Birth PlaceBusdongo de Arbas, Spain

Amancio Ortega Career

  • Business Man

Amancio Ortega Education

At the age of 14, He left school and moved to A Coruña

Before Fame

During his teenage, he was working for a shirtmaker in downtown La Coruña.

Amancio Ortega Real Name

Amancio Ortega Gaona

Amancio Ortega Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Amancio Ortega is 84 years old, he is 5′ 8″ (1.73 m) tall. His body measurements are still not confirmed yet. We will update you as soon as possible. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Height & Weight
Height (Approx.)5 ft 8 in
Weight (Approx.)70 Kg
Body MeasurementsUnknown
Physical Stats
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorWhite
Dress SizeUnknown
Shoe SizeUnknown
Amancio Ortega Height,Weight and body Measurements
Amancio Ortega Height,Weight and body Measurements

Amancio Ortega Achievements

His company had more than 92,000 employees. In the 2013 Bloomberg Billionaires List, he was called the third-largest individual.

Amancio Ortega Books

  • The origin of macroeconomics  – Covadonga O'Shea, 2012
  • Zara and Her Sisters: The Story of the World’s Largest Clothing Retailer – Enrique Badía, 2009
  • Amancio Ortega Sketchbook Sketching, Drawing and Creative Doodling Notebook t- Ahirt

Amancio Ortega Martial Status

He married Flora Perez in 2001.

Amancio Ortega Family and Relatives

  • Josefina Gaona Hernández – Mother
  • Rosalía Mera – Former spouse
  • Flora Pérez – Spouse
  • Josefa Ortega Gaona – Sister
  • Pilar Ortega Gaona – Sister
  • Antonio Ortega – Brother
  • Marcos Ortega Mera – Son
  • Marta Ortega – Daughter
  • Sandra Ortega Mera – Daughter


Two of the richest men of their time were he and Bill Gates.

Amancio Ortega Net Worth

Amancio Ortega is a well-known and popular Businessman. The main and primary source of his income comes from Bussiness. Let’s check how rich Amancio Ortega is in 2020?

Net Worth (2020)$66 Billion
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Businessman(profession).
Amancio Ortega Net Worth
Amancio Ortega Net Worth


How did Amancio Ortega make his money?
More than $400 million in dividends continues to be paid by Ortega per year. Investor has spent all over the world, including Madrid, Barcelona, London, Chicago, Miami and New York, investing in its own immobilization business.

What does Amancio Ortega do?
He is a Businessman and he is doing his business.

Is Amancio Ortega the richest man in the world?
Meet the sole Spanish billionaire who has just beaten Bill Gates into the wealthiest person in the world. The wealthiest man in the world is Amancio Ortega.

Why is Zara called Zara?
In the middle of A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, Amancio Ortega opened the first Zara store in 1975. Ortega initially named Zorba after the classic Greek movie Zorba, but after learning, they rearranged letters molded to “Zara” with the same name two blocks away.

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