Azevedo was ranked by Forbes as the 605th richest person in the world (2008), as well as the 2nd richest in Portugal, with an estimated wealth of US$ 2 billion. He owned a controlling stake in Sonae SGPS. His was one of the largest business groups in Portugal, which also operates in Spain, Greece, Germany, Italy, Turkey and Brazil.
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- "The World's Billionaires (2010): #655 Belmiro de Azevedo". Forbes. March 3, 2010.
Net worth: $1.5 billion
- Observador (2017-11-29). "Morreu Belmiro de Azevedo". Retrieved 2017-11-29.