Women are often underestimated for their capabilities and achievements. However, if the world is seen in a better way then so many women could be found who have made themselves through pure hard work and became a billionaire. The women are an inspiration to many for their efforts. Here are the Top 10 self made women billionaires in the world.
10. Sara Blakely
She is one of the most successful women in the industry. She struggled for 15 years to establish her company Spanx Hosiery. Now she has branched it to active wear, bras, and denim. She has assets of 1 billion US dollars.
9. Tory Burch
The inspiring woman has taken the woman profession into another level. She has her own brand of fashion. She has also added watches, fragrances and cosmetics in her brand. She currently has a worth of 1 billion US dollars.
8. Sheryl Sandberg
The COO of social site Facebook and a co-founder of the same has taken the position of a woman into another level. She is also the author of the bestselling book Lean In. She currently has assets of 1.05 billion US dollars.
7. Meg Whitman
The former head of eBay is one of the prime examples of such women in the world. She came in charge of eBay when the world was going through tech transition. The American woman expanded the business and became a billionaire with her efforts. She was also aa board member of P&G and Dream Works. She has a total asset of 2.1 billion US dollars.
6. Xiu Li Hawken
She is one of the women who powered the economy with her strategies and plan. The London resident and Chinese origin woman hold the maximum shares in the Renhe Commercial Buildings of Hong Kong which is famous for making underground shopping malls. She has assets worth of 2.2 US billion dollars.
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5. Oprah Winfrey
The woman who became the face of sexual abuse and violence took her career into another level. She is called Queen of Daytime talk for her talk shows. She now has formed her own cable company called Oprah Winfrey Network Cable Channel. She currently has assets worth of 3 billion US dollars.
4. Zhang Xin
The Chinese woman who founded and run the business of Property Development is a self made woman. Her company Soho China is one of the biggest property development companies in China and she has assets worth of 3.7 billion US dollars.
3. Wu Yajun
She is a Chinese business person who is co-founder of Longfor Properties. She is also the CEO of the company. She has the net asset worth of 4.2 US billion dollars.
2. Elizabeth Holmes
The youngest woman billionaire, Elizabeth is the founder and CEO of blood testing company Theranos. She currently has an asset of worth 4.5 billion US dollars.
1. Yang Huiyan
She is the major shareholder of Country Garden Holdings and is a self-made Chinese business woman. She has a total net worth of 4.9 US billion dollars.
All the women have made hard work and established themselves as billionaires with dedication and devotions towards the work.