- Category : Business-Entrepreneur
- Type : GP
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Consciousness 3
Austrian and Canadian businessman and politician.
He is the founder of Magna International, an international automotive parts company based in Aurora, Ontario, Canada, Granite Real Estate, and Stronach Group, which specializes in horse-racing. With an estimated net worth of $US 1.2 billion (as of March 2013), Stronach was ranked by Forbes as the 25th wealthiest Canadian and 1175th in the world.
In 2011, he entered Austrian politics: founding the Stronach Institute to campaign for classical liberalism and against the Euro. In 2012, he founded the political party Team Stronach for Austria. In the Austrian parliament election of 29 September 2013 is gained 5.7% of the votes. A disappointed Stronach announced on October 2013 that he would step back from politics.
He is married to Elfriede Sallmutter, a fellow Austrian. They have two children: Belinda Stronach, a former Liberal (and previously Conservative) MP and former CEO of Magna, and Andrew Stronach, who is involved in thoroughbred horse racing