Christa Gelpke

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Christa Gelpke
Born
Germany
ResidenceMannheim, Germany
NationalityGerman
Net worth$3.4 billion (April 2015)[1]
RelativesCurt Englehorn (cousin)

Christa Gelpke is a German billionaire.

Early life[edit]

She is part of the family that owned the German chemical company BASF.[1]

Career[edit]

Gelpke inherited her wealth through owning an 18% stake in Corange Ltd, the family holding company. Her cousin Curt Englehorn, sold BASF to Hoffmann-La Roche.[1]

Personal life[edit]

She lives in Mannheim, Germany.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Christa Gelpke". Forbes. Retrieved 30 April 2015.