Wife of Russian businessman Andrey Melnichenko, the society doyenne used to be a Yugo- slavian pop star and fashion model.
This Greek businesswoman is involved in shipping, and is known as the president of the bidding and organizing committee for the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.
A former waitress who married Nasser Al-Rashid, a billionaire adviser to the late King Fahd of Saudi Arabia, has amassed a collection of couture in the four digits
The second of three wives of the emir of Qatar, Mozah is a fashion plate extraordinaire, vacuuming up couture from Valentino — which is owned by a fund linked to Qatar’s royal family — and other houses.
The American businesswoman and philanthropist is married to billionaire financier Henry Kravis.
The wife of Belgian industrialist Guy Ullens has her own range of high-end knitwear, and is the force behind the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing, site of a major Dior retrospective in 2008.