Europe's richest businesswomen

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Europe's richest businesswomen

Emma Wheaton has worked as a magazine journalist and editor for a variety of print and digital publications covering business, lifestyle, design and travel for the past 10 years. Born and raised in Sydney, she is now living in Stockholm where she is the Features Editor – Europe for The CEO Magazine.

The ratio of female-to-male wealth is dramatically skewed, with just 15% of the world’s 2,257 billionaires being women. In celebration of the ladies across Europe who are breaking the mould, enjoying success and inspiring others, here’s a collection of the wealthiest self-made females, worth a combined €20.4 billion.

Adele

Net worth: €145 million

Adele

Occupation: Musician

Residence: UK

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins MBE is a singer–songwriter and Britain’s wealthiest ever female musician. The 29-year-old has enjoyed a hugely successful career, breaking records for her album sales, number one…