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MONTREAL — This year’s Forbes list of the world’s richest people includes 23 billionaires under 40 — and one shrewd Canadian real estate mogul more than twice that age who finally made the cut. Unlike Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, he doesn’t wear a hoodie.

Montrealer Marcel Adams made his fortune building shopping malls. Now, some 60 years after buying his first piece of property on Quebec’s City’s fashionable Grande-Allée, the 93-year-old joins donut king Ron Joyce and 27 other Canadians on the business magazine’s list of the world’s wealthiest individuals for 2013.

Financial Post | Business

MONTREAL — This year’s Forbes list of the world’s richest people includes 23 billionaires under 40 — and one shrewd Canadian real estate mogul more than twice that age who finally made the cut. Unlike Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, he doesn’t wear a hoodie.

Montrealer Marcel Adams made his fortune building shopping malls. Now, some 60 years after buying his first piece of property on Quebec’s City’s fashionable Grande-Allée, the 93-year-old joins donut king Ron Joyce and 27 other Canadians on the business magazine’s list of the world’s wealthiest individuals for 2013.

“He still beats me to the office every single day,” said Mr. Adams’ son, Sylvan, who runs the family’s Iberville Developments Ltd., overseeing a portfolio of more than 100 properties covering nearly eight million square feet. “My father gets in before 8 a.m. When you’ve been working basically all your life, I don’t know if you call it…

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