Five Colombians on Forbes’ list of billionaires
Colombia now has five names on the Forbes Billionaires List with the arrival of Jaime Gilinsky Bacal (in the 613th slot) and the return of Carlos Ardila Lulle (in slot 225). The other Colombians with ten-figure fortunes are Luis Carlos Sarmiento, Alejandro Santodomingo and Woods Staton.
In terms of the number of people on the list, Colombia came out ahead of other countries like Greece, Cypress, Czech Republic, and the United Arab Emirates. Latin America has 98 people on the list, nearly half of them hail from Brazil.