Who is Ricardo Salinas Pliego?
He is a Mexican billionaire and owner of Grupo Salinas. He was born in October 1955. He lives with his wife Maria Laura Medina in a large house in Mexico City. They have six children, who are active in the family’s business. Their daughter Ninfa Salinas Sasa is a former Mexican Senator.
His companies include TV Azteca, Elektra, Grupo Lusacell, Unefon, and Banco Azteca.
Grupo Salinas began as a family-
In 1950, Mr. Salinas’ grandfather created Grupo Elektra.
When Ricardo Salinas became CEO of the company in 1987, he refocused Elektra on basic products: appliances, electronics, and furniture. Significantly, he developed at Elektra a vast new consumer market among Mexico’s lower middle income consumers by providing credit sales and diverse financial products and services.
TV Azteca is one of the world’s two largest producers of Spanish-
Ricardo Salinas Pliego Net Worth
Forbes estimates his net worth at US$ 12 billion.
He is an active philanthropist. And founder of the Fundación Azteca and the Fundación Azteca America.
Both foundations focus on the (social) well-
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Ricardo Salinas Pliego House
He lives in Mexico City. Unfortunately, we have not yet been able to identify his home. These are sample photos of billionaire residences. Do you know more about his house? Please do send us a message.
Salinas Pliego Yacht Azteca
He is the owner of a Gulfstream G-