Leonardo Del Vecchio

Business Person

Leonardo Del Vecchio Bio

Who is Leonardo Del Vecchio

Leonardo Del Vecchio is the grinder and owner of top most sunglasses and prescription glasses, brand Luxottica. He has over 6000 chain stores and 73,400 employees.

Early Life (Childhood)

After his father's death, his mother was unable to support family. So he was given to orphanage. Then he worked as a tool and die maker later used his skill to make spectacle parts.

Interesting Facts

He has a net worth of $ 22.3 billion and named as a richest man in the Italy who ranked 38th position of the world. His company Luxottica owns Sunglass Hut, LensCrafters, Ray-Ban and Oakley.

Personal Life

Vecchio married thrice. From his first wife, a son and two daughters. Later, married to Nicoletta Zampillo, and had a son. Finally, from his current wife, they have two children.


He has achieved so much fame but not any awards.