Shari Arison is the world’s richest business woman according to forbes list. She is the owner of the Arison investment and Ted Arison family foundation. She is the only woman who was ranked in the top 20the richest people in 2007. Arison was born in New York City in September7, 1951. In 1996, her parents divorced so she moved with her mother in Israel. In the age of 12, she moved to US to live with her father. After five years, she again came back to Israel to enlist in the Israel defense forces.
Business holding and organization
In 1999, her father died and left the business behind. She is also the biggest share holder in Carnival cruise. Bank Hapoalim, carnival and infrastructure behemoth shikun u binui are the companies in which she invested her shares. She always tried to be a good businesswoman. In 2009, she launched the book birth: when the marital and spiritual part of her came together.
Arison believes that she was born with some spiritual nature so she was considered as the religious one in her family. She has a strong connection with the Israeli traditions, values and holidays. She also founded the profit esteem of the life to help others and find her inner peace. Her vegetarian lifestyle makes her different from others. Every morning she walks on the sand dunes, in the park, watches movies and dancing and drawing and sculpting are the ways to enjoy the life.
She was married three times and also divorced. She donated 260 million dollars for education, youth, social and sports in Israel. She has also served as the president of Ted Arison foundation which is a private foundation that supports education, social and human services. Arison is a mother of four children. She was married most recently with Ofer glazer. Her father, Ted Arison was also a successful businessman. She spends her maximum time with her mother, Mina Arison Sapir.