Américo Amorim

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Américo Amorim

Américo Ferreira Amorim (born 21. July 1934 in Mozelos, Santa Maria da Feira is a Portuguese entrepreneur, the third of four sons of Américo Alves Amorim.

He was ranked by Forbes as the 212th richest person in the world in 2010.[1]

He owns a 50% interest in Corticeira Amorim, the world's largest producer of cork, with $650 million in sales.[1] He also has interests in finance and energy.[1]

He is married to Maria Fernanda de Oliveira Ramos, daughter of Medical Doctor Manuel Pinto Moreira Ramos and Maria José Nunes de Oliveira, and has three daughters.[2]