Forbes highlights the owners behind some of fashion’s most affluent brands in their latest list of the Billionaires of Fashion. Topping the list is Bernard Arnault, owner of LVHM, with a net worth of $41 billion. In addition, Arnault also made the 2011 Forbes World’s Billionaires list and ranked as the 4th richest person in the world. The list also welcomes newcomers Tod’s Group and Forever 21. 
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1. Bernard Arnault
$41 Billion // World Rank: #4
Company: LVMH

2. Amancio Ortega
$31 Billion // World Rank: #7
Company: Inditex (Zara)

3. Stefan Persson
$24.5 Billion // World Rank: #13
Company: Hennes & Mauritz (H&H)

4. Francois Pinault & family
$11.5 Billion // World Rank: #67
Company: PPR (Gucci; Yves Saint Laurent; Puma)

5. Leonardo Del Vecchio
$11 Billion // World Rank: #71
Company: Luxottica

6. Tadashi Yanai & family
$7.6 Billion // World Rank: #122
Company: Fast Retail

7. Philip & Cristina Green
$7.2 Billion // World Rank: #132
Company: Topshop

8. Giorgio Armani
$7 Billion // World Rank: #136
Company: Armani

9. Ralph Lauren
$5.8 Billion // World Rank: 173
Company: Polo Ralph Lauren

10. Leslie Wexner
$3.2 Billion // World Rank: #347
Company: Limited Brands

The New Billionaires:

Diego Della Valle
$1.3 B // World Rank: 938
Company: Tod’s Group

Andrea Della Valle
$1.2 B // World Rank: #993
Company: Tod’s Group

Jin Sook & Do Won Chang
$2.2 billion // World Rank: #540
Company: Forever 21

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