“Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world“– Hilary Clinton
The human race has always witnessed the greatness and competencies of women in one form or the other. For instance, even before industrialisation, we have had women as leaders, fighters, soldiers, and also some commendable rulers, that changed the course of time.
Entrepreneurship is also one such domain where women have left no stone unturned. The influential females around the globe have launched a whole new era of businesswomen.
Today, we see women fearlessly following their dreams and establishing the businesses they believe in. Whether it is fashion, software, media, or the food industry, females are undoubtedly riding the victory.
This blog is dedicated to the female entrepreneurs that are absolutely incredible.
Let’s take you on an inspirational tour.
1. Arianna Huffington
Arianna Huffington is a co-founder of a very renowned news website, HuffPost. After successfully managing this outlet, she also launched the book series; the recent one is ‘The sleep revolution’.
She also made headlines with her wellness platform Thrive Global. At the age of 68, her net worth is around $50 million.
2. Cher Wang
Cher Wang is a proud founder of an esteemed and billion-dollar company HTC Corporation. The firm deals in crafting innovative smart phones.
The corporation has had its fair share of ups and downs but Cher Wang has always managed to overcome the hurdles. In 2018, her net worth was estimated to be around .6 billion dollars.
3. Kiran-Mazumdar Shaw
Besides her jaw-dropping wealth, Kiran-Mazumdar Shaw is also known as the first Indian female entrepreneur. She is a founder of Biocon, a biopharmaceutical firm that is spread across 120 countries in the world.
Kiran established this firm in 1978 and reaps the net worth of around $3.4 billion.
4. Angie Hicks
Angie Home services are nothing short of brilliance. The business was founded by Angie Hicks after she realised the lack of a proper guiding institution for people to get better service providers.
The business proved to be a hit because; the basic problems of people got solved by just a click. Her net worth is estimated to be around $50 million.
5. Denise Coats
Denise Coats owns a betting site known as Bet365. The road was not a smooth one as Denise had to try for a year to launch the site, plus a loan of Euro 15 million from the Royal Bank of Scotland.
Finally, everything was worth as today Bet365 turned out to be one of the biggest gambling sites in the world. Her net worth is estimated to be around $3.9 billion.
So, these were some of the fierce female entrepreneurs who proved their mettle with their intelligence and capabilities. Although we have mentioned only a few of them, the world is full of such talented businesswomen.
Being an entrepreneur is not an easy job, but these inspiring women proved that nothing is impossible when we put our heart in something. So, who inspired you the most, tell us in the comments below
Further Read: 5 Habits of a Successful Entrepreneur you must follow