List of Kenyans by net worth

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Kenya is the largest economy in the East African Community, with a gross domestic product of US$70.539 billion in 2017.[1] Listed below, are some of the wealthier Kenyans.

Name Net worth (USD) Residence Sources of wealth
Badja Manu [2] Mombasa Investments, Ranching, Real estate, Sisal
Bhimji Depar Shah 700 million (2014)[3] Nairobi investment
Bret njagi (2011)[4] Nairobi banking, hotels, dairy processing, real estate[5]
Chris Kirubi 300 million (2011) Nairobi broadcasting, investments, real estate[6]
Atul Shah Nairobi Nakumatt Supermarkets[7]
The Makuha Kago Family[8] Nairobi Naivas Supermarkets
Peter Kahara Munga 100 million (2014) Nairobi investments, real estate[9]
James Mwangi & Family 170 million (2014) Nairobi Equity Bank Group, investments, real estate[10]
Raila Odinga & Family Nairobi petroleum products storage, manufacturing, industrial gas storage, ethanol[11]
Manu Chandaria 280 million (2014) Nairobi Comfraft Group of Companies, steel manufacturing, banking, investments, real estate[12]
Abdulkadir Ghedi 87 million (2013) Nairobi cement manufacture, Athi River Mining[13]
Jane Wanjiru Michuki[14] 52 million (2014) Nairobi Kimani & Michuki Advocates, investments, banking

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The World Factbook: Kenya Economy". Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Retrieved 16 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Omweri, Mordecai (12 December 2013). "Who Are Kenya's Wealthiest?". Business Daily Africa (Nairobi). Retrieved 16 October 2014. 
  3. ^ Dolan, Kerry A. (19 November 2014). "Africa's 50 Richest: Number 33 - Bhimji Depar Shah & Family". Forbes.com. Retrieved 1 June 2015. 
  4. ^ Mfonobong, Nsehe (1 June 2015). "Kenya's 2nd Richest Man Sells Dairy Firm To To(sic) Kenyatta Family-Owned Business". Forbes.com. Retrieved 1 June 2015. 
  5. ^ Nsehe, Mfonobong (21 November 2011). "Kenya's Richest Man Pursues Presidential Dream". Forbes Magazine. Retrieved 19 October 2014. 
  6. ^ Nsehe, Mfonobong (16 November 2011). "Meet Chris Kirubi, Mr. Kenya". Forbes Magazine Online. Retrieved 17 October 2014. 
  7. ^ Mulupi, Dinfin (8 May 2012). "East Africa's Asian Kings of Cash". HowWeMadeItInAfrica.Com. Retrieved 16 October 2014. 
  8. ^ Abiud Ochieng, and David Herbling (2 December 2014). "Naivas Siblings Get Court Orders To Sell Big Brother's Shop". Business Daily Africa (Nairobi). Retrieved 4 December 2014. 
  9. ^ Britam, . (January 24, 2014). "Britam Shareholders Circular of 24 January 2014, Pages 26 & 27" (PDF). British-American Investments Company. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 May 2014. Retrieved November 30, 2014. 
  10. ^ Juma, Victor (20 October 2014). "Mwangi Family's Fortune In Equity Tops KSh12 Billion". Business Daily Africa (Nairobi). Retrieved 20 October 2014. 
  11. ^ Mutegi, Mugambi (16 October 2014). "Odinga Family Targets Oil Market With KSh300m Depot". Business Daily Africa (Nairobi). Retrieved 17 October 2014. 
  12. ^ Nsehe, Mfonobong (9 April 2014). "Kenyan Multimillionaire Manu Chandaria Says He Plans To List Some Companies". Forbes Magazine. Retrieved 17 October 2014. 
  13. ^ Mulupi, Dinfin (7 February 2014). "Meet The Boss: Pradeep Paunrana, Managing Director, ARM Cement". HowWeMadeItInAfrica.Com. Retrieved 17 October 2014. 
  14. ^ Victor Juma, and Evelyn Situma (13 November 2014). "NSE's Female Billionaires Gain KSh2 Billion In Six Months". Business Daily Africa (Nairobi). Retrieved 29 November 2014. 

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