Zara Co-Founder Has Died At The Age of 69
Zara Co-Founder Has Died At The Age of 69
By Celia Fernandez | 08/16/2013 - 13:10

The richest woman in Spain, Rosalia Mera, and a major stakeholder in, Inditex SA, the company that owns the Zara chain died at the age of 69 this week.

Mera cofounded the first Zara store in 1975 in La Coruna with her then-husband, Amancio Ortega.

Inditex issued a statement on Friday confirming her death but did not provide any details as to the cause of it, according to the Associated Press.


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