Do you know the world top richest politicians? Well if you don’t know, this post seems to bring to your cognizance the world top 10 richest politicians. In rating the top 10 world richest politician will use their net worth, businesses, Forbes results, political career, etc.
According to Wikipedia, a politician is a person active in party policies or a person holding or seeking office in government, again, or a person who is professionally involved in politics especially as a holder of an elected office.
The list of the top 10 richest politicians are:
10. Mohammed bin Salman ($10 billion)
He is the crown prince of Saudi Arabia and the first deputy prime minister of Saudi Arabia. Mohammed bin Salman was born on the 31st of August 1985. His net worth is around $10 billion as of August 2019. As the second-in-command, the prince has enormous wealth very rich that he purchased a yatch worth €500 million and has been said to purchase one of Leonardo da Vinci work of art for a whopping sum of $450.3 million; the most expensive work of art ever. Mohammed bin Salman is married with two sons and two daughters.
9. Mohammed Al Amoudi ($12.6 billion)
Al Amoudin was born in 1946 in the north-central Ethiopia city of Dessie. She went to Saudi Arabia from where he made his fortune. Al Amoudi owns Corral petroleum Holdings and MIDROC, which is list two sources of wealth. He is also in construction, energy, agriculture mining, hotel, healthcare and manufacturing. As of March 2019, his net worth is $12.6 billion; and his company has over 70,000 employees. Al Amoudi is married to Soniat Saleh Selassie, and has eight children.
8. Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum ($14 billion)
He was born on the 15 day of July 1949. the prince is the force behind the modernization of Dubai. As the crown prince of Dubai and the prime minister, he launched major enterprises in Dubai such as Emirates Airline, DP World and the Jumeirah. He is the owner of Dubai holding and Dubai world, one of the richest companies in Dubai. He said to worth over $14 billion and he has more than 30 children from different women ( about 6 wives).
7. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Nahyan ($18.76 billion)
Sheikh Khalifa is one of the richest politicians in the world. He was born on the 7th of September 1948. He is president of UAE and emir of Abu Dhabi. He is the chairman of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, with over $875 billion in assets. His net worth is about $18.76 billion. Khalifa has two children – Khaled and Sultan.
6. Sultan of Brunei ($20 billion)
Hassanel Bolkiah is the Sultan of Brunei he was born on 15 July 1946 in Istana Darussalam. He had his high school education at Victoria Institute in Kuala Lumpur and equally attended Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in UK. He is estimated to worth $20 billion. The Sultan has many children about 12 children.
5. Prince Al Waleed bin Talal Alsaud ($20 billion)
Prince alwaleed was born on 7th March 1955, he is an investor, businessman and philanthropist. He is the owner, founder and chief executive officer of Kingdom Holding Company ( has investment in tourism, hospitality, mass media, entertainment, retail, agriculture, petrochemicals, aviation, technology, real estate and financial Institute). He has shares in many big companies and organisations – one of such company is citigroup’s, Four Seasons Hotel, George V, e.t.c. He is estimated to worth $20 billion. Prince Al Waleed has two children Khaled and Reem.
4. Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan ($22 billion)
He was born on 20th November 1970. He is also referred to as Sheikh Mansour. He is the deputy prime minister of UAE, minister presidential affairs, Chairman Supreme Council. Sheikh Mansour owns Virgin Galactic, Sky News Arabia, Abu Dhabi United group, the same group that acquired Manchester City Football Club in 2008. From my own point of view, Sheikh loves sports and have invested heavily in it, he also owns New York City FC. His net worth is about $22 billion. Sheikh Mansour married two wives and has two children.
3. Maha Vajiralongkorn ($30 billion)
Maha was born on 28 July 1958, he is the current king of Thailand. He was crowned King on 13th October 2016, he studied in Royal Military College Duntroon, Australia and also obtain a degree in law at Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University. King Maha is estimated to worth about $30 billion. King Maha is married with children.
2. Michael Bloomberg ($58 billion)
Michael was born on 14 February 1942, he is an American politician, businessman and author. He owns 88% of Bloomberg LP and was a former mayor of New York. As of November 2019, Michael’s net worth was estimated at $58 billion. He has two children Georgina and Emma. He is one of American richest people, Michael is also aspiring for the U.S president in 2020.
1. Vladimir Putin ($70 billion)
Putin was born on 7 October 1952 in Leningrad, Russia, Soviet Union. Vladimir Putin is the current president of Russia. He came to power in 2012 now serving his second tenure. According to Russian opposition politicians and journalists, Putin secretly possesses a multibillion-dollar fortune via successive ownership of stakes in a number of Russian companies. In 2019, Vladimir Putin’s net worth is roughly $70 billion. Vladimir Putin is the world richest politician in 2019, he has two daughters mariya and Yekaterina.