Infographic: The Fortunes Of Latin American Presidents

Some of the region's heads of state are among the richest in the world. These are the fortunes of the Latin American Presidents

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Latin America is a region with deep inequalities. Extreme poverty and luxuries are worthy of European palaces. While millions of Latin Americans are below the poverty line, several of the leaders are part of the billionaires in the world.

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These are some of the wealth of the presidents of the region. Not all have made their assets public

The fortunes of Latin American Presidents


According to various media and studies, it is estimated that the heads of state with the greatest fortunes and wealth are Vladimir Putin (Russia) with an estimated net worth between 40 billion and 200 billion dollars; the King of Thailand, Maha Vajiralongkorn with 30 billion; and the Sultan of Brunei, Hassanal Bolkiah closes the podium with about 20 billion dollars.