What business is Carlos Slim Helu in?
Carlos Slim Helu has had business interests in the fields of communications, technology, retailing and finance. However, his best-known property was probably his ownership of the former Mexican telecommunications monopoly, Telmex. His control of Telmex allowed him to become a giant in the industry by acquiring many technology and telecommunications companies in several countries. He is now the largest shareholder in The New York Times Company.
Updated on Monday, February 06 2012 at 09:24AM EST