Forrest Mars Jr.[table border=”0″]Net Worth, $17 Billion,,,
Source of Wealth, Mars Inc. ,,,
Forrest Mars Jr. is one of the primary shareholders of Mars, Inc. The candy company was founded by his grandfather, expanded globally by his father, and is now one of the largest candy-makers in the world. The worth of his shares in the company are enough to place him on the List of Billionaires. The corporation is responsible for many well-known brands, including Skittles, Starburst, Milky Way, Snickers and more. It also produces non-candy products, such as Pedigree dog food and Uncle Ben’s Rice.
Forrest Mars Jr. owns the 82,000-acre Diamond Cross Ranch in Montana. He has actively opposed oil and natural gas development on or near his property.
He has been married three times, most recently to Deborah Adair Clarke. The couple divorced in 2010.