Having wealth at a young age is certainly the hope of the millennial generation. However, to make it happen requires effort and hard work. The youngest billionaire of this year is Alexandra Andresen.
At a young age, she has entered the list of the richest people in the world with the order of 2311.
Quoting Forbes Real Time, Monday (21/6/2021), her wealth reaches US $ 1.3 billion. Currently, Alexandra is 24 years old.
Alexandra’s wealth comes from the inheritance of her parents Johan Andresen in the form of a 42% stake in the family investment company, Ferd. Not only Alexandra, the inheritance was also passed to her sisters, one year older than her and respectively, inherited 42%.
Alexandra was confirmed as the youngest billionaire in the world. This is after the Norwegian government refunded taxes for people over 17 years old.
Humble Rich People
Although young and rich, Alexandra is also known as a humble person. It is known, she only drives a used car.
As a child of a conglomerate, Alexandra’s life is also quite unusual. She is a professional horse rider.
Her father, Johan Andresen Jr., is a family business entrepreneur, investment firm Ferd, which is one of the largest private companies in Norway. She still runs the company and controls 70% of the vote through a dual class share structure.
Her family business, called Ferd, is an investment firm that owns hedge funds along with various private equity holdings and real estate assets.