Zara owner Inditex names founder’s daughter as chair. Marta Ortega, 37, daughter of Amancio Ortega, to be installed as head of board in April
Marta Ortega will take the reins next year at fashion retail empire Inditex, the Spanish company founded by her father Amancio Ortega and that has made him one of the world's wealthiest men. * The youngest daughter of Amancio Ortega started work with the group 15 years ago by stacking shelves in Inditex's Bershka shop in central London. * She graduated from the European Business School in London.
The 37-year-old daughter of the billionaire founder of Inditex has been chosen as the company’s next chairman in a "generational" shift for the world’s largest fashion retailer.