Real Madrid president named the richest 'football person' in Spain
- Florentino Perez, Real Madrid boss makes a staggering €1.2 billion.
- Other La Liga presidents are at €930m (Villareal) and €230m Atletico Madrid boss
- Real Madrid boss is just 40th in the list of 200 richest people of Spain
El Mundo revealed annual list of the most affluent people residing in Spain with several presidents of La Liga clubs, notably Florentino Perez of Real Madrid. His estimated worth is around €1.2 billion, made through his ACS Group, a company that deals with infrastructure for global projects.
El Mundo published an article “200 richest in Spain” with Florentino ranked 40th on the list and the richest man in La Liga with a net worth of 1.22 billion euros. Apart from being Real Madrid’s president, he is the CEO of the ACS group, an international leader in infrastructure. pic.twitter.com/WTm3VCzcaN— SB (@Realmadridplace) January 31, 2019
Two other football-related persons on the list are Villarreal chief Fernando Roig and Atletico Madrid boss Enrique Cerezo with €930m and €230 respectively.
While he former owns Pamesa Ceramics company, as well as being involved in national food production companies, Atletico Madrid president involved in movies company with recent reports indicating that nearly 80% of the total Spanish cinema is produced via Cerezo's company.
Florentino Perez, thus, is only 4oth, while his colleagues from Villareal and Atleti are 52nd and 195th on the list of 200 richest people of Spain.