List of Millionaires in Kenya
Kenya has the third largest economy in Africa, and the largest in the eastern side of the continent.
It therefore comes as no surprise when a number of their citizens are have accrued handsome amounts of money.
The list shows some of the top millionaires in Kenya.
1. Naushad Merali
With a worth of $750 million . He chairs the Sameer group which invests in agriculture, IT and finance.
2. Uhuru Kenyatta
Inheriting his father’s worth , Uhuru also invested real estate , mining and others that bring his total worth to $550m .
3. Narendra Raval
Narendra Raval is 58 years old and estimated to be worth a staggering $500 million .
He made his money from steel, barbed wire, cement, aluminium, and reinforcement bars.
4. Chris Kirubi
Chris is the largest individual shareholder of Centrum investments and the company’s Chair.
His estimated net worth is $400 million.
5. Atul Shah
With a net worth of $290 million , the man comes in as one off Kenya’s richest.
He owns one of the biggest privately owned supermarkets in Kenya , Tanzania and Rwanda.
6. Peter Munga
The chair of Equity Bank group has an estimated net worth of $250 million which adds him to the country’s list of the richest.
7. Mwangi James
James Mwangi is a businessman and a banker. James Mwangi owns British American Insurance Company Limited (Britam). His estimated worth is more than 170 million dollars.
8. S.K Macharia
Royal Media company one of the most relevant and successful media companies in Kenya is owned by Mr Macharia.
He is also into agriculture transport and banking. He is estimated to have $150 m
Amongst Kenya’s richest is Titus Naikuni. He is a mechanical engineer and a businessman. He has a net worth of USD 140 Million.
9. Joseph Wanjui
Joe Wanjui is the CEO of Unilever , a businessman and a political advisor. He is also the Chairman of UAP Holdings. He is estimated to be worth $130m .
10. Jane Michuki
Jane is Lawyer and a businesswoman. She is also the managing partner at a corporate law firm based in Nairobi with vast clients all over the country. Her estimated net worth is US$60 million.
11. Duncan Ndewage
Duncan Ndewage was goervenor of the Central Bank of Kenya and also the first Kenyan African Head of the Civil Service. His net worth is estimated at $55m.
He is the founder and CEO of east Africa’s most extensive marketing service and the majority shareholder in the company.
He’s valued at $90m.
There are more than 2000 dollar millionaires in the east African gaint . The likes of Mwai Kibaki , Njenga Karume ,Anoop Vohra , Pius Nguugi and the list goes on and on.
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