Julio Bozano Net Worth $1.4 Billion
Brazilian businessman Julio Bozano has an estimated net worth of $1.4 billion as of March 2013. According to Forbes, he is the 34th richest individual in Brazil and is ranked 1031st in the list of World Billionaires. He currently owns an 11% stake in Brazilian jet-maker Embraer, one of the planet’s largest aircraft manufacturers, which includes an estimated value of $825 million. He also owns positions in Azul Linhas Aereas, a national low-cost airline established by LetBlue founder David Neeleman. He stayed out of the limelight before the start of 2013 when Group Bozano announced its purchase of 30% of Mercatto Investimentos, one of the 15 largest independent asset management firms in Brazil. Mr. Bazano is a thoroughbred horse owner who has more than 300 mares at farms around the world. He’s likewise an enthusiastic art collector who owns over 100 paintings by artists like Pablo Picasso and Beatriz Milhares, a modern Brazilian painter. His 1996 split together with his wife was attributed as “the priciest divorce in Brazil ever” as labeled by the Brazilian press which caused him around $175 million.