TITLE

Big Man In Brazil

AUTHOR(S)
Blankfeld, Keren
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;2010 Special Issue, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on businessman Eike Fuhrken Batista. With a net wealth of 27 billion, Batista is on his way to arriving at his latest boastful goal, becoming the world's wealthiest guy. Batista studied metallurgy at the University of Aachen and claims he sold insurance door-to-door to help pay for school and in 1979 he returned to Brazil to try his hand at gold trading in the Amazon.
ACCESSION #
49052631

 

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