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Portrait de Amancio Ortega
Birthday : 03/28/1936
Place of birth : Busdongo de Arbas (Léon) - Spain
Public asset : 69,659,355,474 USD
Country of residence : Spain
Linked companies : Inditex SA

Summary 
Mr. Amancio Ortega Gaona is Non-Executive Director at Industria de Diseño Textil SA, Chairman at Gartler SL, and Chairman at Partler 2006 SL.

He is on the Board of Directors at Industria de Diseño Textil SA.

Mr. Ortega Gaona was previously employed as Founder by Zara Espana SA and Founder by Confecciones Goa SA.


Current positions of Amancio Ortega 
NameTitle Since
Inditex SA
(Apparel & Accessories Retailers)
Non-Executive Director 1963
Gartler SL Chairman -
Partler 2006 SL Chairman -


Holdings of Amancio Ortega 
NameEquities%Valuation
Inditex SA (ITX)
Apparel & Accessories Retailers
1,848,000,31559.3%69,659,355,474 USD


Amancio Ortega : Personal Network 


Biography of Amancio Ortega 
The richest man and also the most mysterious in Spain. Amancio Ortega is owner of Inditex third largest textile group in the world, which has in its portfolio brands as Zara, Massimo Dutti, Bershka and Zara home.

This is a beautiful story for railwayman’s son, who leaved the school at fourteen years old for a job as deliveryman. Later, he joined his uncle, and with him created a model of Shetland sweater that met an amazing success and will allow Amancio to open the first Zara store in La Coruna in 1975.

Amancio Ortega has a simple idea, make clothing in large series inspired by the best designers. Democratizing the luxury, this is his objective. He revolutionizes the world of prêt à porter and Zara stores open around the world.

Seventh richest man in the world with a fortune estimated at $31 billion and more than 2000 stores worldwide, the self-made man is a model of rigor and simplicity.
Copyright © 4-traders.com / Photo © Reuters

Anecdotes
Amancio Ortega maintains the simplicity of the boss old style. It is usually to see him lunch with employees.

Amancio, wanted his daughter Marta, the future Inditex’s heiress, to start at bottom of pyramid like him. For a long time she worked as saleswoman in perfect anonymity.



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Amancio Ortega : Connections 
Keblar De Inversiones Smcavf SA
Pontegadea Participaciones Srs SA
Plataforma Logistica Meco SA
Partler 2006 SL
Liprasa Cartera SL
Banco Popular Español SA
Tempe Diseño SL
Fundación Amancio Ortega
Pontegadea Inversiones SL
Oysho Logistica SA
Parashop Diffusion
Gartler SL
Uterque Diseño SL
Confecciones Fios SA


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