|Peter Munga||US $400.|
|Dr. James Mwangi||$ 380 Million.|
|Chris Kirubi||$ 300 Million.|
|Sk Macharia||$ 150 Million|
|Daniel Moi||$ 145 Million|
|John Harun Mwau||$ 143 Million|
|Baloobhai Patel||$ 140 Million|
|Mr. Peter Muthoka||$50 million|
|Naushad Merali||$ 45 million|
|Bhimji Depar||$ 40 million|
|Conclusion||Most of the men cited above have worked tirelessly to do their firm at the top as they are|
Today I will list some of the wealthiest men in Kenya. Kenya is among the top thrifts in East and Central Africa.
Find a list of some of the more affluent Kenyans in no particular order.
Here are the top 10 list of wealthiest men in Kenya. The list is not in any special order.
Peter Munga is the founding originator of Equity Bank Limited, a customer base of 9.3 Million. He has different investments in different sectors of the economy. For example, he holds 26.8 percent of Britam stakes. Moreover, he also possesses shares worth 9 million with British Investment Company and 3 million stakes with Equity bank.
Despite him withdrawing from Equity bank management, he maintains various positions in different companies. For instance:
He is an independent non-executive chairperson of HF Group Plc.
Mr. Munga is the sitting Chairman of Nut processors Kenya.
Chairman of Freshco International Ltd
General, his net worth is calculated to be around US $400.
Dr. James Mwangi
Dr. James Mwangi entered Equity bank back in the day when he was only 31 years old. Over the years, he has won different awards and accolades such as:
African Banker of the year in mid-2018
CEO of the year in late 2017
Banker of the season in East Africa in late 2017
In spans of his investments, he possesses 3.45% in Equity bank. Like Peter, James Mwangi as well has some of his possession at Britam. Other sources also suggest that he has invested in the hospitality industry and possesses a leading 5-star hotel. Over the years, he has increased his wealth to approximately 187.5 Million Kenyan Shillings.
Chris Kirubi is a Kenyan tycoon, entrepreneur, businessman, and philanthropist. He is the biggest individual shareholder at Centum Investments, a business partnership.
Away from this, Chris Kirubi operates as a chairman at DHL express Kenya Limited, International house Limited, the Nairobi bottlers limited, Sandvik East African Limited, among other groups. Centum investment stocks are also listed on both the Nairobi stock trade and Ugandan security limited.
His net worth as of currently is at last year $ 300 Million.
Sk Macharia is a media tycoon and a businessman in Kenya. He owns different radio and television stations all over the nation, such as Citizen Tv/ Kiss Fm/ Radio Jambo/ Bahari/ Wimwaro, among others.
Separated from this, SK Macharia has also diversified his asset into the agricultural, transport, banking, & retail sector. Moreover, he has acquisitions in almost all the major institutions in Kenya. His net worth is around $ 150 Million.
Late President Moi and Family
Moi is the 2nd president of the Republic of Kenya. Moi his lineage control vast resources in different sectors such as agriculture, real estate, and manufacturing. Thus, Moi cannot miss out on the most affluent men in Kenya. Away from his acquisitions in Kenya, Moi and his sons also have offshore investments. It’s, nevertheless, worth noting that it’s tough to disclose Moi’s wealth because of the secretiveness adopted by the family.
John Harun Mwau
John Harun Mwau’s name cannot cut on the list of the most affluent men in Kenya. This well-known billionaire owns various companies in Kenya, such as:
Harun International Limited
Besides, he has also invested in shares with other companies across the world. So he has not been left aside from spending in real estate in Kenya, just like the other millionaires.
Baloobhai Patel is the current managing director of Transworld Safari’s Limited. He among the richest men in Kenya as of today. Apart from operating Transworld Safari’s limited, he owns the company yet. He is a non-executive head of Pan Africa insurance.
Moreover, he also has substantial shareholding with Bamburi cement, Diamond Trust Bank Group, & Safaricom. His initial investment is primarily on blue-chip stocks that pay bonuses regularly. His shares in publicly listed Kenyan companies solitary are worth over $45 million.
Mr. Peter Muthoka is the originator and CEO of Acceler Global Logistics, one of Kenya’s most influential freight and logistics companies. The company plans, tools, and operates complex store chain solutions on a national, regional, and international scale for several large global companies in Kenya. The company’s yearly revenue is more than $50 million (Ksh5 Billion).
Peter Muthoka is among the top 10 largest Safaricom Investors, one of Africa’s top 10 telecommunication companies.
Naushad Merali is the head of the Sameer group Kenya. Sameer Group is a conglomerate engaged in property, communication technology, agriculture, general technology, and estate. Before mid-2014, he was the largest shareholder of Bharti Airtel procedures before stepping down and dealing his shares.
Mr. Naushad is not just a wealthy individual; he has a foundation to give back to society’s most unfortunate. This foundation is comprehended as Zarina & Naushad Merali foundation.
Moreover, it’s worth mentioning that his source of wealth is positively diversified. In 2015 he was rated by Forbes Africa Magazine as the 48th wealthiest person globally.
Bhimji Depar Shah
Bhimji Depar is the originator of Bidco industries in Kenya in early 1970. The company began manufacturing garments, but in mid-1991, it began making oil. Today, the firm provides a wide range of products to cater to the need of its consumers. Bidco Kenya has a gross yearly income of about $300 million, increasing each year.
The company’s outcomes are marketed in 13 separate African countries and explain how it can have hundreds of millions yearly.
Mr. Bhimji is a self-made Million who has toiled tirelessly.
Richest Men in Kenya Conclusion
Most of the men cited above have worked tirelessly to do their firm at the top as they are. It is, therefore, worth mentioning that nobody is born with a silver platter on their mouth. Therefore, the Kenya of today needs us to work tirelessly day by day to accomplish our dreams.
Good Luck as we desire to appear on the next checklist of the wealthiest men in Kenya.