Born on the 23rd of September 1935 Alexandre Soares dos Santos is a Portuguese billionaire. His major source of wealth is the retail industry. According to Forbes, Alexandre is the 1054th richest billionaire in the world and the 3rd richest man in Portugal. His estimated net worth is US$ 2.2 billion.
Not much is known about Alexandre’s childhood. However we do know that he completed his graduation from Colégio Almeida Garrett, Porto and he also has a studied law from the University of Lisbon.
After completion of his education, Santos began working for the Unilever group and went to Germany and Ireland. In the year 1968, he became the marketing director in Brazil.