The New Top 6 Richest People in Finland.
Finland is one of the most expensive countries, so it might come as no surprise that it’s home to some of the world’s mega-rich. Of the 2,755 wealthiest people on the Forbes 2021 list, 6 of them are Finnish. Many of these elite figures belong to famously wealthy Finnish families who have run multinational companies for generations.
The economy of Finland has a per capita output equal to that of other European economies such as those of France, Germany, Belgium, or the UK. The largest sector of the economy is the service sector at 66% of GDP, followed by manufacturing and refining at 31%.
Since the beginning of time, this great nation has been able to catapult into being the greatest in the industries that make a country grow. Impeccable individuals from Finland have created corporations, industries, franchises, and have undertaken humanitarian purposes to capture the minds of the world.
In today’s article, we will take a look at the top 10 richest people in Finland that have created their wealth through creating employment and rising above the challenges to be who they are now according to Forbes
Without wasting much time let’s dive in.
|Rank||Name of Personality||Estimated Net Worth|
|#1||Antti Herlin||$5.5 billion|
|#2||Mika Anttonen||$2.1 billion|
|#3||Antti Aarnio-Wihuri||$1.5 billion|
|#4||Ilkka Herlin||$1.7 billion|
|#5||Heikki Kyostila||$1.4 billion|
|#6||Ilona Herlin||$1.3 billion|
Antti is the chairman of Kone Corporation, the world’s third-largest maker of elevators and escalators. His grandfather initially invested in Kone in 1924, and Herlin served as CEO from 1996 to 2006. Kone products are used around the world, starting from Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and Makkah Clock Royal Tower hotel in Saudi Arabia.
Mika Anttonen is the second richest person in Finland. He founded his own company Greenergy Baltic in 1995 but changed the name to St1 in 2005. His approach to business is quite different from the rest on this list. His company is one of the main advocates for sustainability.
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