The family, who are involved in several different industries including construction and technology, have been on top of the list for several years.
Pallonji Shapoorji Mistry. Their biggest luxury is a private plane.
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Both brothers dropped out of college early — from MIT and Harvard respectively — to develop the online payments technology that would make their fortunes. The young men who are behind online payment service Stripe, which creates payment applications for online businesses, are the country's youngest billionaires.
When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these rlch. Thank you for subscribingSee our privacy notice Invalid Tech company founders Patrick and John Collison are among the richest people in Ireland as old money fails to recoup recession Senior Tempe fuck. The top ten in full are: The Mistry family.
They sold their first company, Shuppa, while still in their teens. Their wealth comes from their retail empire which includes owning Brown Thomas, Arnotts, Selfridges and having shares in Primark.
Around the same time, he moved to Ireland with his Finnish-born wife. The family is headed by year-old reclusive tycoon Pallonji Mistry, and retains its top position despite losses thanks largely to its valuable stake in Tata Sons.
The Collison brothers from Co Limerick have become the third wealthiest people in Ireland. Photo: Bloomberg If you bought anything online recently, the odds are strong that the payment was processed by Stripe, the firm founded in by Limerick brothers Patrick and John Collison.
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A ificant amount of their wealth comes from being shareholders in the Tata Group in India. However the two families who have held on to their places are the Mistrys and Hilary and Galen Weston. Despite their wealth, the brothers share a modest apartment in San Francisco.