That is according to the new Forbes rich list, which claims that Perez has once again climbed the list.
Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez is the 11th wealthiest Spanish person according to Forbes’ latest ranking. Villarreal’s president Fernando Roig claims the 15th spot. https://t.co/P7ayYFPJSY
— Alvaro Romeo (@Alvaro_Romeo) November 3, 2020
As well as his role at Madrid, Perez is the chairman and CEO of Grupo ACS, a civil engineering company and the largest construction company in Spain, with Forbes claiming he has a net worth of $1.8b.
Also on the list is Villarreal president Fernando Roig, who is also owner of 9 percent of the Spanish supermarket chain Mercadona. His brother Juan Roig, is the CEO and majority shareholder, and is reported to be the nation’s third wealthiest individual.
Fernando is said to be 15th in the latest ranking.