|April 10, 1936
|Madrid, Spain, Spain
|87 YEARS OLD
|University of Valladolid University of Deusto
|Emilio Botín-Sanz de Sautuola López Ana García de los Ríos y Caller
|Emilio Botín (brother) Ana Patricia Botín (niece)
Jaime Botin, renowned for his financial expertise and investment prowess in Spain, is anticipated to have a net worth of approximately $2.47 billion by 2024. As a prominent figure in the finance industry, Botin has demonstrated exceptional business acumen and a deep understanding of market trends, accruing substantial wealth over the years. With his keen eye for investment opportunities and strategic decision-making, Botin has gained recognition for his significant contributions to the growth and development of various financial ventures. As the years progress, Botin's net worth is expected to continue flourishing, firmly establishing him as a notable force in the field of finance in Spain.
Botín was born in 1936. His great-grandfather founded the Santander Bank. His Father Emilio Botín (1903–1993) and elder brother Emilio Botín have been chairman of the Santander Group, and following his death in 2014, was succeeded by his daughter (Jaime's niece) Ana Patricia Botín.
He is married to Adela Botín. They have five children. They reside in Madrid, Spain. He is the owner of Head of a Young Woman, a painting by Pablo Picasso. He acquired the Adix yacht from Alan Bond in 1989. In June 2017, he was indicted on charges of trafficking in art, in connection with his alleged attempt to illegally export the Picasso painting.
He served as Vice Chairman of the Santander Bank in the 1990s. He resigned in 2004.