Richest Man in Ghana: #5 Will Blow Your Mind
Richest Man in Ghana
It is quite difficult to tell who is the overall richest in Ghana, However, some individuals cannot be ignored when it comes to the richest in Ghana.
In this article, we share with you the Richest Man in Ghana. The list is arranged in no particular order, hence every name on the list is super-rich
Who is the richest man in Ghana 2022?
Ernesto Taricone – Net worth of $1.3 billion
Ernesto Taricone is the richest man in Ghana. He was once ranked as the second richest person in Ghana behind the former richest man in Ghana, late Charles Ampofo .
Who is the Richest man in Ghana 2022?
Here is a list of the richest Man Ghana
- Ernesto Taricone – Net worth of $1.3 billion
- Sir Sam E. Jonah – Net worth of $1.2 billion
- Nabil Edmond Moukarzel – Net worth of $900 million
- Ibrahim Micheal Mahama – Net worth of $860 million
- Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Odaymat – Net worth of $850 million
- The Irani Family – Net worth of $800 million
- Patricia Poku Diaby – Net worth of $720 million
- The Kalmoni Family – Net worth of $700 million
- Kwabena Duffuor – Net worth of $680 million
- The Awuah-Darko Family – Net worth of $650 million
Top 10 richest men in Ghana 2021
Ernesto Taricone – Net worth of $1.3 billion
He has a net worth of around $1.3 billion making him one of the most influential Ghanaian billionaires.
Trasacco Estate Development Company, a subsidiary of Trasacco, has over $500 million invested in ongoing projects across Ghana.
Sir Sam E. Jonah – Net worth of $1.2 billion
Samuel Esson Jonah is a Ghanaian businessman, the current chancellor of the University of Cape Coast. He is the executive chairman of Jonah Capital, an equity fund based in Johannesburg, South Africa
Nabil Edmond Moukarzel – Net worth of $900 million
Mr. Nabil Edmond Moukazel is the owner of The Finatrade Group which is one of the largest food manufacturing and food distribution companies in West Africa.
In ghana, Finatrade is the largest distributor of food and importer of rice with its Rice Master and Sultana rice brands
Ibrahim Micheal Mahama – Net worth of $860 million
Ibrahim Mahama is the younger brother of the former President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama and he is the owner of Engineers and Planners, the largest indigenous-owned mining company in West Africa.
Aside from his company employing over 3000 Ghanaians, he owns investments in companies like Dzata Cement Company and the Asutsuare Poultry Farms. He recently acquired a private jet
Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Odaymat – Net worth of $850 million
Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Odaymat is a Ghanaian of Lebanese descent. He’s founded the storied Rana Motors group of companies, he is a pioneer industrialist who has contributed to Ghana’s economic prosperity. Among his diverse portfolio are BBC Industries, Highland springs, Rana Motors, and others.
The Irani Family – Net worth of $800 million
Irani Brothers are the market leader in wheat flour production in Ghana with about 55% of the total market and employ over 400 people. Irani Brothers currently produce two main products: bread flour and pastry flour.
The extension to pastry flour was in response to the growth in domestic demand for the product that came with an expansion in the number and capacity of Ghana’s biscuit factories and the entry of a large number of domestic pastry producers.
Patricia Poku Diaby – Net worth of $720 million
Patricia Poku-Diaby is a Ghanaian businesswoman, cocoa merchant and the CEO of Plot Enterprise Ghana Limited. In 2015 she was named the eight richest person in Ghana and the richest woman in Ghana, with a net worth of $720 million.
The Kalmoni Family – Net worth of $700 million
The Kalmoni’s obtained their fortune from their automobile company, Japan Motors which has seven companies in its stable; Silver Star Auto Limited, Modern Automobile Services (MAS, formerly Enyidado Industries Limited), Oman Fofor Trading Company Limited, Advance Construction & Development Limited, Lakeside Estate/Agri-Cattle Limited, Silver Star Tower Limited and Star Property Management Limited.
Kwabena Duffuor – Net worth of $680 million
Kwabena Duffuor was the Finance Minister of Ghana. He has also served as the governor of the Bank of Ghana. He was named as one of the four best Central Bank Governors in the World at an IMF/World Bank meeting in 1999.
The Awuah-Darko Family – Net worth of $650 million
The family of the late the Nana Awuah Darko Ampem inherited majority stakes in his financial services empire and the first indigenous insurance company in Ghana.Most of the Awuah-Darko fortune was derived from the Insurance company Vanguard Group.
Kennedy Ohene Agyapong -$500 million
Kennedy Ohene Agyapong is a Ghanaian politician and businessman who represents Assin Central in parliament for the New Patriotic Party. He was first elected a member of parliament in 2000 to the seat of Assin North. He retained his seat in the 2004 and 2008 parliamentary elections.