Liliane Bettencourt is a French heiress, socialite, businesswoman and philanthropist. She is one of the principal shareholders of L'Oréal and, with a fortune estimated at US$23.5 billion, is one of the wealthiest people in the world.
Bettencourt sold her private island, D'arros, in 2012 for $60M USD. Her purchase of D'Arros was revealed in 2010, when media reports claimed she had not declared the purchase to French authorities and was using the island as a tax haven.
By jdubble07 @ 2012-08-02 17:42:36