The richest men in Ghana are a group of influential business personalities who are popular for their all over the country and around.
The latest list of the top 10 richest men in Ghana is here and you could be familiar with most of those who are on the list. Most of those on this list are some of the largest contributors to Ghana’s wealth base.
Richest Men in Ghana
1. Charles Ampofo ($1.46 Billion)
Taking the top spot on this list of richest men in Ghana is Charles Ampofo. He earned this spot through business. He is the chairman and founder of Kampac Group.
The company’s main office is located in Dubai, UAE. Charles Ampofo has a net worth estimated at $1.46 billion and is currently the richest man in Ghana.
2. Ernesto Taricone ($1.3 Billion)
Ernesto Taricone is the CEO of Trasacco Group. He has investments in sectors like civil engineering and industry. He is known to have created employment opportunities for over 4000 Ghanaians. With a net worth of $1.3 billion, he is 2nd on this list.
3. Sam Jonah ($1.2 Billion)
Sam Jonah is a businessman. He is the head of Jonah Capital which has investments in various industries including mining, agriculture, oil, real estate, and so on. He has a net worth of $1.2 billion and is the 3rd richest man in Ghana.
4. Nabil Edmond Moukarzel ($900 Million)
Number 4 of this list is occupied by Nabil Edmond Moukarzel with a net worth of $900 million. He owns a huge volume of shares in The Finatrade Group. The company is regarded as the largest food manufacturing and distribution company in West Africa.
5. Ibrahim Mahama ($860 Million)
Ibrahim Mahama has been in the creative industry for a long time. He is the head of Engineers and Leaders. It’s one of Africa’s largest mining companies. He is 5th on this list with a net worth of $860 million.
6. Mohammed Ahmed Odaymat ($800 Million)
Mohammed Ahmed Odaymat has a net worth of $800 million which places him on the 6th spot on this list. He established Rana Motors and Metal Works Engineering. He is also serving as the Board Chairman of BBC Industrial.
7. The Irani Family ($800 Million)
The Irani family comprises of two brothers, Edmund Irani and Anthony Irani. They have acquired their wealth through their company, Irani Brothers & Others Limited which is specialized in the production of wheat. They are 7th on this list and have a net worth of $800 million.
8. Kwabena Duffuor ($680 Million)
Kwabena Duffuor is the CEO of House of Duffuor Asset Holdings. He also has investments in Unibank and is regarded as the founder of the Institute for Fiscal Studies. He has a net worth of $680 million which makes him 8th on this list.
9. Joseph Siaw Agyepong ($600 Million)
Joseph Siaw Agyepong owns Jospong Group which is one of the largest conglomerates in Ghana. The company has more than 32 subsidiaries under its operating in more than 10 industries in the country. He is number 9 on this list with a net worth of $600 million.
10. Ramchand Udharam Mohinani ($580 Million)
With a net worth of $580 million, Ramchand Udharam Mohinani is the 10th on the list of Ghana’s richest men. He is the head of Mohinani Group.
There you have it. The list of the top 10 richest men in Ghana. If you have thoughts or comments, let’s hear them in the comments section.