Julio Ponce Lerou

About Julio Ponce Lerou

Birth Place: Santiago, Chile, Chile

Julio Ponce Lerou Net Worth

Julio Ponce Lerou was born in Santiago, Chile, Chile. Julio Ponce Lerou, a former son-in-law of the late Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, derives his fortune from his stake in Sociedad de Quimica y Minera de Chile (SQM), a publicly-traded chemicals and mining company that was privatized by Pinochet's government in the 1980s. For almost 40 years Ponce headed SQM, one of the world's largest producers of potassium nitrate, iodine and lithium -- chemicals used in fertilizers and LCD screens -- but he resigned as chairman in April 2015, citing personal reasons.
Julio Ponce Lerou is a member of Metals & Mining

💰 Net worth: $4.1 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2014 $2.3 Billion
2015 $2.1 Billion
2016 $1.4 Billion
2017 $3.1 Billion
2018 $4.33 Billion