8) Julio Ponce – Net Worth: $2.3 Billion
This 68-year-old self-made billionaire is the former son-in-law of Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet. He earns his wealth from his around 30 percent stake in Soceidad de Quimica y Minera de Chile, a publicly traded company with mining rights to one of the world’s largest known deposits of caliche ore and brine.
7) Sebastian Pinera – Net Worth: $2.4 Billion
This 64-year-old billionaire is the former president of Chile. He is the founder of the credit card company Bancard.