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Amancio Ortega
Born
Amancio Ortega Gaona

28 March 1936 (1936-03-28) (age 85)
Busdongo de Arbás, León, Spain
Nationality Spanish
Occupation Businessman
Known for Co-founder of the Inditex group
Net worth DecreaseUS$ 78.6 billion (October 2015)
Board member of Inditex (CEO) Daez (COO)
Spouse(s)
Children
  • Sandra Ortega Mera
  • Marcos Ortega Mera
  • Marta Ortega Pérez
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Amancio Ortega Gaona ( born 28 March 1936) is a Spanish fashion businessman. He is the founding chairman of the Inditex fashion group.

He is best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories retail shops. He is the second richest person in the world just behind American billionaire Bill Gates, with a net worth of USD $78.6 billion.

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