List of Iranian people by net worth

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Iranians or people of Iranian descent who are known to have a net worth or wealth equal or greater than one hundred million (100,000,000) United States dollars (dollar definition gives parity with other nationalities).[1] Iranian authorities or media have not yet released any list, allegedly because of privacy protection.[2][3][4][5][6][7]

List[edit]

No. Name Net worth (USD) Age Source(s) of wealth
1 Ali Khamenei $40 billion [8][9] 74 Government of Iran
2 Babak Zanjani $13.5 billion [10] 39 Sorinet Group, Rah Ahan Sorinet F.C.
3 Pierre Omidyar $8.7 billion [11] 46 eBay
4 Ghermezian family $4.0 billion [12] NA Triple Five Group
5 Farhad Moshiri $2.8 billion [13] 57 Metalloinvest, Arsenal F.C.
6 Nazarian family $2.0 billion [14] NA Omninet/Qualcomm
7 Tchenguiz brothers $1.4 billion [15][16] NA Real Estate
8 Manny Mashouf $1.3 billion [17] 71 bebe stores
9 Merage family $1.1 billion [18] NA Hot Pockets
10 Nasser David Khalili $1.0 billion [19] 46 Real Estate
11 Hassan Khosrowshahi $950 million [20] 72 Future Shop
12 Omid Kordestani $900 million [21] 39 Google
13 Anousheh Ansari $750 million [22] 45 Telecom Technologies Inc.
14 Isaac Larian $723 million [21] 55 MGA Entertainment
15 David Alliance, Baron Alliance $500 million [23] 79 N Brown Group
16 Asadollah Asgaroladi $400 million [24] NA Import-Export
17 Arash Ferdowsi $400 million [25] 26 Dropbox

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References[edit]

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  2. ^ 10 million high-income people may be excluded from cash payments. Tehran Times. retrieved April 16, 2014
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  4. ^ Ahmadinejad slams corrupt hoarders of wealth: "The Iranian 1%". Radio Zamaneh, December 15, 2012. Retrieved March 16, 2014.
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  6. ^ "BILLIONS STOLEN BY IRANIAN REGIME AND HIDDEN OVERSEAS! - CNN iReport". CNN. 
  7. ^ "Newest Top 1000 List For IRI Officials' Bank Accounts - CNN iReport". CNN. 
  8. ^ "Ali Khamenei". Canada Business Online (MSN Money). 21 October 2011. Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  9. ^ Gohsh, Palash (3 May 2013). "Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei… A Multi-Billionaire And BMW Car Dealer?". International Business Times. Retrieved 4 May 2014. 
  10. ^ Erdbrink, Thomas (5 October 2013). "To This Tycoon, Iran Sanctions Were Like Gold". News (in English) (NY Times). Retrieved 5 October 2013. 
  11. ^ Forbes http://www.forbes.com/profile/pierre-omidyar |url= missing title (help). 
  12. ^ http://www.jpost.com/Business/Globes/Canadian-Jewish-family-in-talks-to-buy-Clal-Insurance
  13. ^ Farhad Moshiri Forbes.com. Retrieved 26 April 2013.
  14. ^ http://www.vosizneias.com/39122/2009/09/29/los-angeles-ca-izak-nazarian-from-tehran-rags-to-la-riches/
  15. ^ "Vincent and Robert Tchenguiz". The Times (London). Archived from the original on 5 May 2009. 
  16. ^ "Tchenguiz brothers held in Kaupthing raid: source". Reuters. 9 March 2011. 
  17. ^ "#754 Manny Mashouf & family". Forbes. 2007-03-08. 
  18. ^ Forbes. 30 September 2002 http://www.forbes.com/forbes/2002/0930/400099.html |url= missing title (help). 
  19. ^ "#701 Nasser Khalili - The World's Billionaires 2009". Forbes. 2009-03-11. 
  20. ^ http://www.vancouversun.com/story.html?id=6617997
  21. ^ a b http://www.cnbc.com/id/26316087
  22. ^ "Payvan News". Payvand. 2012-02-24. 
  23. ^ https://www.cafonline.org/pdf/SundayTimesGiveListTop175_1139FWEB040613.pdf
  24. ^ Millionaire Mullahs Forbes.com. Retrieved 16 March 2014.
  25. ^ http://www.complex.com/tech/2012/08/the-25-richest-tech-entrepreneurs-under-30/arash-ferdowsi