Top 10 Richest Politicians Leaders World 2019

Top 10 Richest Politicians Leaders World 2019

Top 10 Richest Politicians Leaders World 2019

 

Find Top 10 Richest Politicians Leaders World 2017 by Net Worth. We have also ranked all Politicians Leaders below in decreasing order of net worth measure in USD.


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 1 

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Portfolio

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Age

67

Vladimir Putin is a Russian politician who was born in the Soviet Union. Putin is currently serving his second term as the President of Russia. Over the years Putin has earned a very controversial reputation.

Date of Birth

7-oct-1952

Designation

President of Russia

Place

Leningrad, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union

Vladimir Putin

Net worth

$70 Billion

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin :( born 7 October 1952) is the President of Russia since 2012, previously holding the position from 2000 until 2008. In between his presidential terms, he was also the Prime Minister of Russia under president Dmitry Medvedev.

Putin was born in Leningrad and studied Law at Leningrad State University, graduating in 1975. Putin was a KGB foreign intelligence officer for 16 years, rising to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel before resigning in 1991 to enter politics in Saint Petersburg. He moved to Moscow in 1996 and joined President Boris Yeltsin's administration where he served as director of the FSB, the KGB's successor agency, and then as prime minister. He became Acting President on 31 December 1999, when Yeltsin resigned.


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 2 

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Age

77

Michael Bloomberg is an American politician and entrepreneur who is most famous for being the former mayor of New York City and the founder of 88% owner of Bloomberg LP.

Date of Birth

14-Feb-1942

Designation

108th Mayor of New York City

Place

Brighton, Massachusetts, U.S.

Michael Bloomberg

Net worth

$53 Billion

 

Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born February 14, 1942) is an American businessman, politician, author, and philanthropist. As of November 2019, his net worth was estimated at $57.1 billion,. making him the 9th richest person in the United States and the 14th richest person in the world. He has joined The Giving Pledge, whereby billionaires pledge to give away at least half of their wealth.To date, Bloomberg has given away $8.2 billion, including his November 2018 $1.8 billion gift to Johns Hopkins University for student aid—the largest private donation ever made to a higher education institution.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 3 

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Age

67

Maha Vajiralongkorn is the crown prince of Thailand. Maha Vajiralongkorn graduated from the Royal Military College and trained with British, Australian and the United States armed services.  He is today the 3rd richest politician in the world.

Date of Birth

28-July-1952

Designation

King of Thailand

Place

Amphorn Sathan Residential Hall, Dusit Palace, Bangkok, Thailand

Maha Vajiralongkorn

Net worth

$30 Billion

Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born February 14, 1942) is an American businessman, politician, author, and philanthropist. As of November 2019, his net worth was estimated at $57.1 billion,. making him the 9th richest person in the United States and the 14th richest person in the world. He has joined The Giving Pledge, whereby billionaires pledge to give away at least half of their wealth.To date, Bloomberg has given away $8.2 billion, including his November 2018 $1.8 billion gift to Johns Hopkins University for student aid—the largest private donation ever made to a higher education institution.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 4 

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Portfolio

Description

Age

48

Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan is a United Arab Emirates politician and businessman who was born in the Trucial States in November 1970. Al Nahyan is the prime minister of the United Arab Emirates and is also the minister of presidential affairs and he is a member of the ruling family of Abu Dhabi with his half-brother Khalifa bin Zayed Nahyan.

Date of Birth

25892

Designation

Deputy Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates

Place

Trucial States (now United Arab Emirates)

Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Net worth

$30 Billion

Mansour bin Zayed bin Sultan bin Zayed bin Khalifa Al Nahyan (born 20 November 1970), often referred to as Sheikh Mansour, is an Emirati royal who is the deputy prime minister of the United Arab Emirates, minister of presidential affairs and member of the royal family of Abu Dhabi. He is the half brother of the current President of UAE, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

He is also the chairman of the ministerial council for services, the Emirates Investment Authority and the Emirates Racing Authority. He sits on the Supreme Petroleum Council and the boards of numerous investment companies including the International Petroleum Investment Company and the Abu Dhabi Investment Council.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 5 

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Age

64

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud is a Saudi business magnate, investor, and philanthropist who was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Talal Alsaud is a member of the Saudi royal family and was listed as one of ‘Time Magazine’s Time 100.

Date of Birth

7-Mar-1955

Designation

Chairman and CEO of Kingdom Holding Company

Place

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud

Net worth

$20 Billion

Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal bin Abdulaziz al Saud  is a Saudi Arabian businessman, investor and a member of the Saudi royal family. He was listed on Time magazine's Time 100, an annual list of the hundred most influential people in the world, in 2008. Al-Waleed is a grandson of Ibn Saud, the first Saudi Arabian king, a nephew of all Saudi Arabian kings since, and a grandson of Riad Al Solh (Lebanon's first prime minister).

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 6 

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Age

73

Sultan of Brunei also known as Hassanai Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah is the crown prince and sultan of Brunei. He has numerous honorary doctorates from universities, including the National University of Singapore, and the University of Oxford, England.

Date of Birth

15-July-1946

Designation

29th Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam

Place

Istana Darussalam, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Hassanal Bolkiah

Net worth

$20 Billion

Hassanal Bolkiah (full name: Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam; born 15 July 1946) is the 29th and current Sultan and Yang di-Pertuan of Brunei, as well as the Prime Minister of Brunei, making him one of the last absolute monarchs. The eldest son of Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddien III and Raja Isteri (Queen) Pengiran Anak Damit, he succeeded to the throne as the Sultan of Brunei, following the abdication of his father on 5 October 1967.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 7

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Age

71

Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Nahyan is the President of The United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Abu Dhabi. Upon his father’s death, he has succeeded to the position of Emir of Abu Dhabi and to becoming the President of the UAE.

Date of Birth

7-Sep-1948

Designation

2nd President of the United Arab Emirates

Place

Al Ain, Trucial States (now United Arab Emirates)

Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Nahyan

Net worth

$18 Billion

Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan (born 7 September 1948; referred to as Sheikh Khalifa) is the current President of the United Arab Emirates, the Emir of Abu Dhabi, the Supreme Commander of the Union Defence Force and the chairman of the Supreme Petroleum Council. Sheikh Khalifa is also chairman of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, which manages $875 billion in assets, the largest amount managed by a nation's head of state in the world. Collectively, the Al Nahyan family is believed to hold a fortune of $150 billion.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 8

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Portfolio

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Age

33

Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum is the Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, the Ruler of Dubai. He is the owner of 99.67% of Dubai Holding and the guy responsible for those really cool man-made palm island in the Persian Gulf.

Date of Birth

15-July-1949

Designation

Crown Prince of Dubai

Place

Abu Dhabi

Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum

Net worth

$14 Billion

Shaikh Rashid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum  was the son of United Arab Emirates vice president, prime minister and ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and Sheikha Hind bint Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum. At the age of 33, he died, according to the official report, of a heart attack on 18 September 2015. Rashid was the second oldest son of Dubai ruler Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 9 

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Age

73

Mohammed Al-Amoudi is an Ethiopian businessman who has become one of the richest people in the world. Al-Amoudi earned his net worth through his construction, real estate, oil refineries and other businesses.

Date of Birth

21-July-1946

Designation

Ethiopian businessman

Place

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Mohammed Al Amoudi

Net worth

$12.6 Billion

Mohammed Hussein Ali Al-'Amoudi  is a Saudi billionaire businessman. He was born in Ethiopia in 1946 to a Yemeni father and an Ethiopian mother. In 2016, his net worth was estimated by Forbes at approximately $10.9 billion and a relative fall in net value was linked to the global fall in oil and gold prices at the time of estimation. He was also listed as Ethiopia's richest man, the second richest Saudi Arabian citizen in the world and the second richest black person in the world. Al Amoudi made his fortune in construction and real estate before branching out to buy oil refineries in Sweden and Morocco. He is the largest individual foreign investor in Ethiopia and a major investor in Sweden.

 


Richest Politician in the World – Rank 10 

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Age

34

Mohammed bin Salman is the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia and was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. His father King Salman who became the King of Saudi Arabia and the Prime Minister of Saudia Arabia in January 2015.

Date of Birth

31-Aug-1985

Designation

Prime Minister of Saudia Arabi

Place

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Mohammed bin Salman

Net worth

$10 Billion

Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud colloquially known as MbS, is the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. He is currently serving as the country's deputy prime minister (the title of prime minister being held by the king) and is also chairman of the Council for Economic and Development Affairs, chairman of the Council of Political and Security Affairs, and minister of defense – the world's youngest at the time of his appointment. He has been described as the power behind the throne of his father, King Salman. He was appointed crown prince in June 2017 following King Salman's decision to remove Muhammad bin Nayef from all positions, making Mohammed bin Salman heir-designate to the throne.