Qatar is an Arab country which is very much independent emirate on the west coast of Persian Gulf. Qatar has one of the world’s largest natural resources when it comes to petroleum & natural gas reserves.
Qatar has many Rich Arabs and wealthiest persons in its land. Few of the richest Qataris own huge amount of wealth and are even in the list of Top richest people in the World.
LivinginGulf has collated the Top 10 Richest persons in Qatar based on their wealth & net worth. Here is the list of Top richest people in Qatar.
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Top 10 Richest persons in Qatar
No.1 – Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohamed Bin Saud Al Thani
The man who top the list of richest man of Qatar is Sheikh Abdullah Bin Mohamed Bin Saud Al Thani. Sheikh Abdulla bin Mohammed bin Saud Al Thani is the chairman and current governor of the Qatar Central Bank. He owns stakes in Credit Suisse, Total and London’s Canary Wharf. Al Thani was also the Chief Executive Officer of Qatar Investment Authority, from 2014 to 2018. His estimated net worth is $2.5 Billion
No.2 – Saad Sherida Al Kaabi
Saad Sherida Al Kaabi is the current Minister of Energy in Qatar & also the President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum (QP). He is the current Minister of Energy in Qatar and has previously held the position of President and CEO of Qatar Petroleum which is the state owned corporation that operates all oil and gas activities of the country. He completed his studied about petroleum and natural gas engineering from Pennsylvania State University in 1986. His estimated net worth is $1.25 Billion
No.3 – Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum
Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum is a Emirati Politician and the CEO and founder of the Emirates Group. He is also a part of the Top richest persons in Qatar. He is currently the president of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority as well as Noor Takaful Insurance Company. Born in Dubai, Al Maktoum’s Emirates Airways is one of the biggest airways companies in the world. His estimated net worth is $37.8 Billion
No.4 – Akbar Al Baker
Al Baker was born in Doha, qatar and is one of the most richest & influential man in Qatar. He is the CEO of Qatar Airways as well as the Secretary-General of Qatar National Tourism Council to serve the country. At 59 years old, he is still single. His aim to transfor QATAR Airways to No.1 Airways in the world. His estimated net worth is $1.35 Billion
No.5 – Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani
Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani was the former Prime Minister of Qatar and he has also been a foreign for almost 20 years. He owns stakes in Deutsche Bank, Paramount Services Holdings adn many more. As per our sources, Al Thani owns Al Mirqab, a 436-foot superyacht which is worth an estimated $300 million. His estimated net worth is around 106 Crores USD
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No.6 – Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani
Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani the fourth son of Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, who is previous Emir of Qatar. Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani estimated net worth is more than 177 crores USD. He founded Oryx Qatar Sports Investments which is a sports investment company that owns Paris Saint-Germain, a popular French football club. Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani also reportedly played a huge role in Qatar’s bid to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup and also owns a largest stake in Barclays Bank
No.7 – Wissam Al Mana
Wissam Saleh Al Mana is an executive director of Al mana group and is a famous businessman who has businesses all around the world. He has a conglomerate of 55 companies in his portfolio which also include All McDonald’s outlets in Qatar. His businesses include activities in automobiles, investment services, real estate, investments, food & beverages, engineering & technology, media.
Wissam Al Mana also married Janet Jackson in 2012
No.8 – Sheikh Faisal Qassim Faisal Al Thani
Sheikh Faisal Qassim Faisal Al Thani stands at 8 position in the list of Top richest persons in Qatar with an estimated net worth of $1.77 billion. At the Age of 73, He is currently the chairman of the Al Faisal Holding company which is one of the biggest conglomerates of Qatar. He owns 20+ international hotels across the globe.
No.9 – Khalid Bin Hamad Bin Abdullah Al Thani
Sheikh Khalid Bin Hamad Bin Abdullah Al Thani is on the 9th place when it come to the richest person of Qatars list. Khalid Bin Hamad Abdullah Al Thani was appointed as the Minister of Interior (MOI qatar) by his half brother Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani. CEO of Qatar Investment Authority and a Member of the Supreme Council for Economic Affairs and Investment and his net worth is estimated at be $800 Million
No.10 – Khalid bin Hamad Al Thani
Khalid bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani is a half brother of the ruling emir and also is the owner of Al-Annabi Racing. He is popularly known as popularly as the Qatari drag racer. A son of the former emir of Qatar and also known as “Patron Sheikh”, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani net worth is estimated to be $167.59 Million