Birgit Rausing Net Worth Wiki, Height, Biography, Wife, Children And Early Life
Birgit Rausing Net Worth
Birgit Rausing net worth: Birgit Rausing is a Swedish art historian and philanthropist who has a net worth of $13 billion. Birgit Rausing was born in the Swiss canton of Vaud, although the year is listed as 1919 or 1920, the year is controversial. Rausing’s father, Henry Mayne, lived from 1891 to 1975 and is known for his landscape paintings.
Rausing is married to Gad Rausing and have three children, Kristen, Finn and Jorn. The couple remained married until Gad’s death in 2000. Gad is best known for owning Tetra Pak, the world’s largest food packaging company. Gad was founded by his father, who inherited half of the company after his death. He then went on to buy the other half and run it as a sole proprietorship. According to “Forbes” magazine, in 2010 on the list of Sweden’s richest people, Rausing ranked third. She trailed her brother-in-law Hans Rausing in second place. Rausing helped make a substantial donation to the Lahore University of Management Sciences’ library, which was later renamed the Gad & Birgit Rausing Library. It opened in 2011, after it was noted that the donation would be used for educational purposes.