Top 10 Richest Politicians in Chile 2020. Nexttop10 outlines the top 10 richest politicians from Chile in 2020. These are powerful people who pull the string of the political affairs in Chile.
Top 10 Richest Politicians of Chile 2020
1. Sabastian Pinera
Sabastian Pinera is the businessman and political personality of Chile and he served as the 36thpresident of Chile from 2010 to 2014. He owned the “Chilevision” which is the nationwide broadcasted terrestrial television channel before he becomes the president. He also holds 37 percents stakes in the Lan Airlines and 13 percents in the soccer club Colo-Colo and also has some minor stakes in the Enersis, Quinenco and Soquimich. Sabastian Pinera estimated net worth is US $ 2.4 billion and he is ranked first in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
2. Leonardo Farkas
Leonardo Farkas is the Chilean politician, businessman and great philanthropist. He decided to contest the 2009 presidential elections of Chile as the independent candidate but later he changed his decision and not running in the elections. He owns he staked in several industries but the major source of his wealth is the mining sector. He also runs the fundraising campaign for special children’s and he also donated US $ 2 million. Leonardo Farkas estimated net worth is US $ 50 million and he is ranked second in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
3. Joaquin Lavin
Joaquin Lavin is the Chilean economist and politician and he is the former mayor of Las Condes and Santiago communities and politically affiliated with the Independent Democratic Union party. He completed his master’s in economics from the Chicago University and was the political and economic editor of the traditional Chilean daily newspaper el Mercurio. Joqauin Lavin estimated net worth is US $ 21 million and he is ranked third in the list of top 10 richest celebrities of Chile.
4. Rodrigo Pulido
Rodrigo Pulido is professionally the economist, consultant, researcher, academic and also the politician of the Chile. He is the current finance minister of Chile and takes charge of the finance minister office in May, 2015. He completed his commercial engineering from the University of Chile and receives the best commercial graduated engineer award and also starts teaching and becomes the professor of department of economics in the university from where he becomes graduated. Rodrigo Valdes estimated net worth is US $ 17 million and he is ranked at No. 4 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
5. Heraldo Munoz
Heraldo Munoz is the Chilean diplomat, politician and the former ambassador to United Nations and Brazil. He is the current foreign affairs minister of Chile in the cabinet of President Michelle Bachelet. He is the diploma holder of International relations from the Catholic University and the political science graduated from the University of New York. He also served as the national advisor of the country. Heraldo Munoz estimated net worth is US $ 12 million and he is ranked at No. 5 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
6. Nicolas Eyzaguirre
Nicolas Eyzaguirre is the Chile’s politician, economist and the former minister of education and finance. He was a music enthusiast when he was just 15 years old and was part of the folk music group “Aquelarre”. He starts his political career with the Christian Democratic Party and later he moves to Christian left party and then migrated to communist party. He also worked as the advisor and the international consultant with the IMF. Nicolas Eyzaguirre estimated net worth is US $ 9 million and he is ranked at No. 6 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
7. Andres Velasco
Andres Velasco is the Chilean professor and economist and served as the finance minister of Chile from the 2006 to 2010 in the first presidential duration of President Michelle Bachelet. He also received the many distinctions specially is the award from the Inter American Bank for his Excellency in the research and contribution towards economic policies and institutions development. Andres Velasco estimated net worth is US $ 6 million and he is ranked at No. 7 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
8. Camila Merino
Camila Merino is the Chilean politician and civil engineer and the former minister of Labor and social welfare. She starts working as the executive of the SQM where she served for 16 years and after that she become the vice president of the corporate sector of administrative manager and the human resource head of mining. She also served as the association director of the local industries for several years. Camila Merino estimated net worth is US $ 4.5 million and she is ranked at No. 8 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
9. Eduardo Frei
Eduardo Frei is the politician and the former president of Chile and holds the office of president from 1994 to 2000. He is currently the member of the Chile Senate house and was the president of Senate from 2006 to 2008. He also contested the in 2009 president election for second time but narrowly defeated in the election. In his fist tenure as the president he attempt to make improvements in education, health, and reducing the poverty. Eduardo Frei estimated net worth is US $ 4 million and he is ranked No. 9 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.
10. Michelle Bachelet
Michelle Bachelet is the Chilean politician of Socialist party and served as the current president of the Chile since 2014 for her second term. She also served as the president from 2006 to 2010 and becomes the first women of Chile to do so. She is also a military strategy physician and also served as the defense and health minister in the cabinet of President Ricardo Logos. Michelle Bachelet estimated net worth is US $ 3 million and she is ranked No. 10 in the list of top 10 richest politician of Chile.