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(French author, Businesswoman)

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is a French businesswoman and author. She is married and a mother of two.

Relationship Facts of Françoise Bettencourt Meyers

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is married to Jean-Pierre Meyers.
Françoise Bettencourt Meyers married on April 06, 1984.
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She is mother of Two (Jean-Victor Meyers, Nicolas Meyers).
Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Françoise Bettencourt Meyers?

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is a married woman and a mother of two children. She is married to Jean-Pierre Meyers who is a businessperson by profession. Jean is the grandson of a rabbi who was killed in the Auschwitz concentration camp.

The couple tied the knot on April 6, 1984. Together the couple is blessed parents of two sons named Jean-Victor Meyers and Nicolas Meyers. Their eldest son, Jean was born on April 29, 1956, in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.

He has been a member of the supervisory board of the family-owned holding company Tethys since January 2011. Similarly, their second son, Nicolas Meyers serves as one of the board members of L’Oreal.


  • Francoise is 67 years old as of 2021.
  • Eugene Schueller was her maternal grandfather.
  • She has raised her sons as Jewish.
  • Her Sun sign is Cancer.

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers: Biography in Details

Who is Françoise Bettencourt Meyers?

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is a French businesswoman and author by profession. At present, she ranked at the top of Forbes magazine in its list of the world’s wealthiest female billionaires with an estimated net worth of 84.4 billion USD.

Francoise is better known as the only daughter and heiress of late billionaire Liliane Bettencourt. She is also a board member of the world’s biggest cosmetic company, L’Oreal.

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity

Francoise was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, France on July 10, 1953. She is the only child of French politician Andre Bettencourt and multi-billionaire businesswoman Liliane Bettencourt.

Her father served as a cabinet minister in French governments of the 1960s and 1970s. On November 19, 2007, her father passed away at the age of 88.

Similarly, Her mother was the multi-billionaire majority shareholder of the personal care company L’Oreal S.A. She died at the age of 94 on September 24, 2017, at Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.

At the time of her death, Liliane was listed in the 14th position as the richest woman in the world, with a net worth of US$44.3 billion. Talking about her nationality, she holds French nationality and was raised to be a strict Catholic.

In which school did Françoise Bettencourt Meyers attend?

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers completed her high school at a Catholic school. Afterward, she received her degree in international Jewish-Christian relations and the study of the genealogy of Greek mythology.

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers: Professional Life, Carrer

Firstly, Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is the only child of late billionaire Liliane Bettencourt so, she has a privilege in her mother’s fortunes and business. After the death of her mother, she inherited all of her mother’s fortunes of around $44.3 billion net worth.

Besides, she served as the president of her family foundation, the Bettencourt-Schueller Foundation. An organization named after her grandfather Eugene Schuller which formed to support and develop medical, cultural, and humanitarian projects.

Similarly, the organization devotes approximately 55% of its fund to scientific education and research, 33% to humanitarian and social projects, and 12% to culture and arts. As of now, the foundation has amassed nearly $700 million of assets.

Moreover, Françoise Bettencourt Meyers is also an author who has written several Bible commentaries. She has published books on Greek mythology, Jewish-Christian relations, Judaism and Catholicism, the Tribes of Israel, and the family tree of Adam and Eve.

Net Worth, Philanthropy

As of May 2022, Françoise Bettencourt Meyers has an estimated net worth of around $78 billion.

Furthermore, she and L’Oreal donated $226 million to repair the Notre-Dame de Paris fire cathedral, Paris which has been fired on April 15, 2019.

Rumors, Controversy

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers and her husband faced controversy when they revealed they were raising their children as Jewish since her grandfather Eugene Schueller was on trial for collaborating with the Nazi government.

In 2008, she sued Francois-Marie Banier, a well-known photographer, actor, and artist for taking money from her unstable mother. However, she settled out of court with both her mother and Benier in December 2010.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers has a dark brown pair of eyes with black hair color. Further, there is no detailed information available regarding her body measurement including her height and weight.

Social Media

Françoise Bettencourt Meyers has an Instagram and Twitter account with more than 1.5k followers and 400 followers respectively.

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