Liechtenstein is considered to be one of the richest countries in the world in terms of GDP per capita. It is also one of the smallest countries and comprises a landmass of only 160 square kilometers with a population of 38 thousand citizens. This combination of a small population and high GDP has resulted in a number of celebrities that have amassed a monumental amount of wealth.
According to redseastar.com, one of the leading web magazines on the internet across the world, there are several celebrities in Liechtenstein that deserve their own spot on the list for the highest paid celebrities in the country, if not in the world. If you are curious to know who exactly these wealthy celebrities are, then let us help you out.
In this article, we will be listing the top 10 highest paid celebrities in Liechtenstein in the current year of 2021. Read the article till the end so that you don’t end up missing out on crucial details.
Starting off our list is one of the richest men in the country of Liechtenstein, who also comes in the top 600 richest people on the planet – Christoph Zeller, owner and chairman of Ivoclar Vivadent. He has amassed a large fortune of over $3.9 billion by supplying top-end dental products and machines for various dentists and dental technicians in the world.
As a child, he was exceptionally smart and always had the brains to achieve what he wanted. He would’ve easily topped the list if it were not for the Prince of Liechtenstein’s mass amount of wealth, which we will talk about soon. Christoph comfortably lives in Vaduz, the country’s capital along with his wife.
Prince of Liechtenstein.
The current reigning prince of Liechtenstein, and the royal head of state, Hans-Adam II is the richest person in the country with a personal wealth of $4 billion and a total royal wealth of $7.6 billion. To put that in perspective, Hands-Adam II’s wealth is just about eight times more than the Queen of England, Elizabeth II, single-handedly making him the richest ruler in Europe.
He has an extensive art collection and also has full powers over the country as a head of state with a Master’s level education in Business and Financial studies from one of the most reputed universities in Europe.
Sarah Viktoria Frick.
Coming to our first Liechtenstein actress, Sarah Viktoria Frick was actually not born in Liechtenstein but in the neighboring country of Switzerland. However, she does have dual nationality with Liechtenstein and can be considered one of the only few actresses of the country.
Her net worth is unknown but considering she regularly performs plays in Vienna’s Burgtheater that are often met with acclaim and praise, it must be quite a considerable amount. She has studied for theater from a young age and her passion has awarded her numerous Nestroy Theatre Prize awards throughout her career.
Otmar Hasler is a well-known celebrity in Liechtenstein because of his consistency in getting elected for powerful and influential roles as well as being kind and generous to everyone around him. He was the president-equivalent of Liechtenstein for about a year and served as Prime minister for four years from 2005 to 2009.
He was born and lives in the capital of the country peacefully.
The current ruling president of the country is Albert Frick who is suspected to have a large amount of personal wealth that is hidden by Liechtenstein laws. Regardless, he has been acting as president for the country for over 7 years now and belongs to Liechtenstein’s People party.
Arthur Brunhar is one of the lesser-known figures around the world but he has a wide influence in the small country of Liechtenstein. Arthur is a proficient historian and has received his degree from the University of Friborg in Salzburg. However, that‘s not what he is best known for. He is actually considered one of the most efficient presidents of the country and held the presidency over the country for a span of eight years from 2005 to 2013, before getting succeeded by Frick.
He is known to be a very influential leader in his hometown of Balzers.
Liechtenstein loves football and it is considered to be one of the most popular sports in the country. That’s why Liechtenstein’s most amazing footballers have almost a celebrity-like status in the country and Thomas Beck is no exception to the rule. While retired now, he was one of the country’s top strikers once and played in FC Triesenberg for most of his career.
However, his talents have also landed him in the country’s national football team where he made an outstanding debut against Romania in the year of 1998 by scoring five goals and earning 96 caps for his team.
Many Liechtensteiners agree that Martin Rechsteiner is one of the most inspiring and impressive footballers in the country of Liechtenstein. While not born in Liechtenstein itself, he has exclusively played for the country in his prime as a middle back with integral roles in several football clubs such as FC Schaan, USV Eschen, and FC Vaduz.
He has also played in Fifa matches and is currently a retired coach responsible for the training of Lichtenstein’s under 17 team.
Considered a hearty and charming gentleman from the start of his political career, Klaus Tschütscher served as Prime minister to the small country from 2009 to 2013 for a span of four years. He has a professional law degree and controlled several ministries under him during his ministership.
Many of you might be familiar with the Hilti company, a multinational Liechtensteiner company that manufactures products for the manufacturing and energy industries. Well, Michael Hilti is the son of the founder of the same company and is the current Chairman looking over the company. While his personal net worth is unknown, the company itself generates an annual turnover of 500 million francs each year.
Despite being a small country, Liechtenstein is home to a few of the richest celebrities in the world. We hope this article was insightful for you, and if it was, please consider following our website for regular updates as it will help us out immensely.