10. Michael Kors (Gay)
Who Is He: Are you kidding? Michael Kors is a fashion designer who is the man behind one of the most popular fashion brands in the world, named after him. He is 58, born in New York, and started his career working for Celine, a high fashion french brand owned by Louie Vitton.
His Net Worth: $1.0 Billion
9. Megan Ellison (Lesbian)
Who Is She: Most of you have probably never heard of Megan Ellison, a Hollywood film producer who produced movies like “Her”, “American Hustle”, and “Zero Dark Thirty”. But most of her fortune is actually old money – She is the daughter of billionaire Oracle Corporation chairman Larry Ellison.
Her Net Worth: $1.5 Billion
8. Stefano Gabbana (Gay)
Who Is He: Well, along with his partner in crime (literally) Domenico Dolce, Gabbana is the co-founder of Italian high fashion empire Dolce & Gabbana.
His Net Worth: $1.56 Billion
7. Jon Stryker (Gay)
Who Is He: Old money again – Stryker is a major stockholder in Stryker, an American medical supplies company started by his grandfather Homer Stryker. But don’t hate on him just because he was born to a rich family – Strykers is one of the world’s leading philanthropic donors to the LGBT community – Donating millions of dollars for different causes every year.
His Net Worth: $1.6 Billion
6. Domenico Dolce (Gay)
Who Is He: A smart Italian man, that’s who he is. Otherwise, how come he has more money than his former lover and business partner Stefano Gabbana – Who is number 8 on this list?
His Net Worth: $1.74 Billion
5.Jennifer Pritzker (Transgender)
Who Is She: You have probably never heard of Jennifer Pritzker, the richest Trans woman in the world. Well, next time you sleep at a Hyatt hotel you might remember her. She owns it. Well actually, Pritzker comes from a family with lots of old money – But also a family known for its Philanthropy. Although a conservative Republican, Pritzker came out as transgender in 2013.
Her Net Worth: $1.8 Billion
4. Peter Thiel (Gay)
Who Is He: Another man you have never heard of – but you sure heard of his investments. Theil is a German-American venture capitalist who made his fortune when he started PayPal. But wait, that’s not all. He also invested in another small business, you might have heard of it… it’s called Facebook.
His Net Worth: $3.3 Billion
3. Stein Erik Hagen (Bisexual)
Who Is He: Stein Erik Hagen is a Norwegian businessman. He is the second richest person in Norway and most of his fortune comes from his family’s supermarket chain, and some good real estate investments. He is 61 and has 4 children. In 2015 he came out as bisexual on a Norwegian talk show.
His Net Worth: $4.3 Billion
2. David Geffen (Gay)
Who Is He: Geffen is one of the richest men in the world today with a whopping net worth of about $6 Billion. A son of Israeli immigrants, Geffen started “Asylum Records” in 1971 and worked with artists like The Eagles and Bob Dylan. After selling the company to ‘Warner Brothers’ Geffen started another record label, “Geffen Records”. This time he worked with artists such as Madonna, Cher, Nirvana, and Guns N’ Roses. He is also the co-founder of “Dreamworks”.
His Net Worth: $6.1 Billion
1. Giorgio Armani (Bisexual)
Who Is He: The richest LGBT person in the world, By far, is the founder of the Italian fashion empire ‘Armani’. Giorgio Armani was 41 when he founded his brand, after a failed career in photography and medical studies. Today, 40 years later, he is one of the world’s richest men.
His Net Worth: $8.1 Billion