Antonio Ermirio de Moraes

About Antonio Ermirio de Moraes

Birth Day: June 04, 1928
Birth Place: Brazil
Alma mater: Colorado School of Mines
Occupation: Chairman and CEO, Votorantim Group

Antonio Ermirio de Moraes

Antonio Ermirio de Moraes was born on June 04, 1928 in Brazil. Antonio Ermirio de Moraes, Brazilian billionaire and former chairman of family-owned Grupo Votorantim, Latin America's fifth-largest diversified industrial conglomerate, died in August 2014 from heart failure at his home in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He was 86. One of the most admired entrepreneurs in Brazil, Ermirio de Moraes was one of the original billionaires to appear on Forbes' first ever world wealth ranks in 1987. He had been a staple on the Billionaires list ever since, though he had largely disappeared from the public eye back in 2001 after he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. At the time of his death his personal net worth was estimated at $3.9 billion, based on a 25% stake in Grupo Votorantim. Five other members of the Ermirio de Moraes family -- the third richest family in Brazil -- are also billionaires including two of his siblings and three children of his deceased brothre.
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As per our current Database, Antonio Ermirio de Moraes has been died on August 24, 2014(2014-08-24) (aged 86)\nSão Paulo, Brazil.

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When Antonio Ermirio de Moraes die, Antonio Ermirio de Moraes was 86 years old.

Popular As Antonio Ermirio de Moraes
Occupation Diversified
Age 86 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born June 04, 1928 (Brazil)
Birthday June 04
Town/City Brazil
Nationality Brazil

🌙 Zodiac

Antonio Ermirio de Moraes’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Antonio Ermirio de Moraes was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.

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Moraes was also the President of the Beneficência Portuguesa Hospital – located in São Paulo – which provides 60% of its services to citizens below the poverty line. His grandson Artur Freitas was recently announced as his successor in the presidency. Moraes was recently ranked number 316 on the Forbes list of billionaires, with an estimated fortune of $12.2 billion (ranked number 3 for Brazil). As of 2013, he was estimated to be worth R$25.68 billion with his family. During the course of his career, Moraes has had direct political involvement with campaigns to promote democracy, the improvement of the national health system and the generation of job opportunities. He ran for governor of São Paulo State in 1986, but lost the elections. He frequently published articles in newspapers and magazines of national circulation and is a member of the Academia Paulista de Letras.


On his death in 2014, ownership of Votorantim Group passed jointly to his two children, Maria Helena de Moraes and Ermirio Pereira de Moraes.

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