#6. Carlos Slim Helu
Also known as the “Warren Buffett of Mexico” is the CEO of the telephone services Telmex and America Movil, which are the largest cell phone service provider to Latin America. Mr. Helu owns stocks in more than 200 companies which employ more than 200,000 people in the Latin American Community. With a net worth of $49.6 billion there is no wonder why he keeps buying and selling prime real estate properties in all the top upscale cities.