The Walton Family is by far the richest family in the world (the dispersed fortunes of the Rockefellers and others being unknown to the public), their wealth inherited from Bud and Sam Walton, founders of the world’s biggest retailer, Wal-Mart.
S Robson Walton: $ 16.7 billion
Jim Walton: $ 16.8 billion
Christy Walton: $ 16.7 billion
Alice Walton: $ 16.6 billion
Helen Walton: $ 16.4 billion
Total: $ 83.2 billion
The Ambani family is the richest in India. Mukesh Ambani is richest man of Asia. Ambani Empire has grown exponentially after the death of the founder of Reliance Group, Mr. Dhirubhai Ambani.
Mukesh Ambani: $ 53.9 billion
Anil Ambani: $ 24.7 billion
Total: $ 78.6 billion
Talking about the Ingvar Kamprad family, it is a Swedish entrepreneurial family and founder of the home furnishing retail chain IKEA.
Ingvar Kamprad: $ 33 billion
The Mars family owns the confectionery company Mars Inc., bearing its name
John Mars: $ 10.5 billion
Jacqueline Mars: $ 10.5 billion
Forrest Mars Jr: $ 10.5 billion
Total: $ 31.5 billion
5. The Cox Family
The two daughters of Cox Enterprise; founder James Cox owns this media empire
Barbara Cox Anthony: $ 12.6 billion
Anne Cox Chambers: $ 12.6 billion
Total: $ 25.2 billion