Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault Net Worth, Age, Biography and Major Investments in 2022

Introduction about Bernard Arnault

Bernard Jean Étienne Arnault is widely known as the CEO of the LVMH Moet Hennessey- Louis Vuitton. Louis Vuitton is the popular in the entire world to be the most superior and largest goods company.

He is even a keen enthusiast of maintaining an art collection and has invested in various other projects and companies.

Bernard is a billionaire and he was known to be the richest man in the entire continent of Europe. Bernard for his exceptional business has been awarded numerous awards and recognition and made various remarkable appearances in business magazines.

Net Worth & Salary of Bernard Arnault in 2022

The net worth of Bernard Arnault was last calculated in 2022 and it was $198.9 billion dollars. He managed to earn this massive sum of money by being the chairperson and CEO of Louis Vuitton.

Bernard maintains a very rich lifestyle and is listed among the top businessmen every year. He was so insanely rich and he left the founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos.

His monthly earnings were recorded to be over $1 billion dollars. His per annum income accounted to be around $10 billion dollars.

Early Life & Biography of Bernard Arnault

Bernard was born on March 5, 1949, in Roubaix, France. He was born as the son to Marie-Joséphe Savinel and Jean Léon Arnault.

Her mother was a great fan of Dior. Bernard’s father was a manufacturer and the proud owner of his own company called the Ferret-Savinel.

Bernard completed his schooling at Roubaix. He was a student of Lycée Maxence Van Der Meersch.

He then enrolled himself at Ecole Polytechnique which was an engineering school. He completed his graduation in 1971.

He then worked in his dad’s company for a span of three years. He was the one who gave the idea to his father to focus on real estate. 

The company was later changed to Ferinel and then sold off to CGE.


Name:Bernard Arnault
Age:72 years old
Birth Date:March 05, 1949,
Birth Place:Roubaix, France
Height:1.85 m
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse:Héléne Mercier
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):5- Antoine, Alexandre, Frédéric, Delphine and Jean Arnault
Profession:Businessman, investor
Yearly Income:$10 billion USD
Net Worth in 2022$198.9 billion USD
Content Last Updated:February 2022

Personal Life of Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault first got married in 1973 to Anne Dewarvin. The couple was blessed with two kids, Delphine and Antoine.

However, things were good between them and they got separated after seven years of marriage. Then in 1971, Benard got married to Héléne Mercier who served as a pianist.

The couple is blessed with three children together, Alexandre, Frédéric, and Jean Arnault. The entire family resided in Paris. 

As of now, four of his children are a part of Bernard’s company and they work by having some official roles in it.

Bernard is also known to have pleaded for Belgian nationality.

Career of Bernard Arnault

Bernard kick-started his career in 1971. He served as the president of the Ferret- Savinel Company for 7 years.

He was a young real estate developer and then he took the guidance of Antoine Bernheim. He was able to get hold of the Financiere Agache Company which dealt with superior and luxury items.

He took the position of CEO in this company. He was successful in acquiring Boussac’s Saint-Freres. People called him the Terminator when he removed a whole bunch of 9000 workers from his Company.  

He became very wealthy by selling off the assets of this Company and finally in 1998 he co-founded a company that involved 24% shares of LVMH. He spent huge sums of money to acquire the shares of LVHM.

In 1989 he acquired the position of chairperson and CEO of the Company. He had laid out various developmental plans. Due to this contribution, the company gathered massive success.

He then acquired multiple other companies like Celine, Berluti, and Kenzo. He even establishes the newspaper called the La Tribune.

In 2011 he even acquired half of the shares of the Bulgari and made various investments. He was even a part of the joint venture with a fashion brand in Italy.

In 2013 he had massive sales of almost 42.6 billion Euros.  The LVHM has earned huge success and revenue only because of the contribution of Bernard Arnault.

Bernard Arnault Net Worth
Bernard Arnault Net Worth, Age, Biography and Major Investments in 2022

Awards & Achievements of Bernard Arnault

In 2011, he was awarded The Woodrow Wilson Award for Global Corporate Citizenship Award.

He was even honored with the Honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in the year 2012.

He received the David Rockefeller Award in 2014.

He was honored with the Grand Officer de la Legion d’ Honneur Award in 2011.

Major Investments and Assets of Bernard Arnault

Bernard has done investments worth millions of dollars in multiple companies in order to expand his business. He has brought the Chateau Cheval Blanc.

He even invested in many web companies like and Zebank. He has even invested a wholesome amount in Netflix.

He has even established a yacht business and investments account up to 253 million dollars. He has even acquired the Royal van Lent.

 Apart from this, he owns a rich collection of art by well-known artists like Picasso, Henry Moore, etc. the competition organized for the students by LVMH focuses on art.

Bernard is also the proud owner of Phillips de Pury & Company.

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Bernard always encourages people to show patience while engaging them in business. He says how everything will come to us at the right time.

He influences us to do everything we wish to do and be creative. He focuses on the importance f a good team as well.

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