Teresa Bailleres: What next for Alberto Bailleres’ daughter?

Do you want to know more about Teresa Bailleres? This article will tell you all you need to know about her life and family.

If you follow the life and lives of Mexican business people, you may be familiar with the Bailleres family.

Alberto Bailleres, who passed away in February 2022, was best known for being the chairman of Grupo BAL and ITAM.

Teresa Baillères Gual is his only daughter and as a family tradition she is baptized with her mother’s name.

Alberto and his wife Teresa had seven children during their 50+ years of marriage.

What is Teresa Bailleres’ family background? 

There is little known about Teresa and her six siblings other than her older brother Alejandro Bailleres who took over Grupo BAL after the death of their father, Alberto Bailleres. 

While the eldest son Alejandro has been in the public eye, the other siblings have all led relatively private lives, including Teresa Bailleres.

She stood to inherit a good deal of money and possibly a high-up position at her father’s company.  

Who was Alberto Bailleres?

Alberto Bailleres was a Mexican billionaire who passed away on February 2, 2022. His net worth was estimated to be around $10.1 billion. He gained his wealth by being the chairman of Grupo BAL and ITAM. 

Grupo BAL was a cluster of Mexican companies in several corners of the Mexican economy. ITAM, or the Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México, was a private university. 

Alberto inherited the controlling interest of Grupo BAL at the age of 28 after the death of his father, Raul Bailleres. 

Who is Maria Teresa Gaul?

Maria Teresa Gaul, better known as Teresa Bailleres, was the wife of Alberto Bailleres and the mother of Teresa Bailleres and six other siblings.

Her parents are José Gual-Morales and Concepción Aspe-Abdalá, and she was born in Mexico.

She married Alberto Bailleres for over fifty years before his death, and the pair had seven children together.