Top 10 Pakistani Richest People
10. Dewan Yousaf Farooqui
Ranking: 10, Worth: £400m ($800), Industry: Businessman
Dewan Yousuf Farooqui is on number 10 in the list. He is the owner of The “Dewan Mushtaq Group”. The group owns three textile units, a motorcycle manufacturing concern and the largest sugar unit in the country.
9. Tariq Saigol & Nasim Saigol
Ranking: 9, Worth: £425m ($850), Industry: Businessman
Tariq Saigol & Nasim Saigol rank number 9 in the list of top 10 richest people of Pakistan. Saigol Group comprises of three different business houses. The Saigol brothers own the followings: Kohinoor Textile Mills, Pak Elektron Ltd. (PEL), Kohinoor Power Company. KTM MONO, Faisalabad Grammar School, Faisalabad (FGS), Kohinoor Energy, Saigol Computers (Private) Limited, Kohinoor Motor Works Limited, Saigol Motors, Sajeel Motors.
8. Rafiq Habib & Rasheed Habib
Ranking: 8, Worth: £450m ($900), Industry: Businessman
Rafiq Habib and Rasheed Habib are at the 8th position. They have always played a good role in helping out Pakistan’s economy. They are the owners of Bank Al-Habib, Habib Bank A.G Zurich, Indus Motors assembling Corolla cars etc.
7. Abdul Razzaq Yakoub & family
Ranking: 7 (tied at 6), Worth: £500m ($1billion), Industry: Businessman
Abdul Razzaq Yakoub is the 7th richest man of Pakistan. He is the president of ARY group and World Memon Organization (WMO). He is controlling around 7 channels. Mr. Abdul Razzaq has also got 20 Gold outlets in Asia.
6. Nasir Schon & family
Ranking: 6, (tied at 6) Worth: £500m ($1billion), Industry: Businessman
Nasir Schon is Pakistan’s 6th richest man. He is Head of Schon Group. He is also the owner of Dubai Lagoon, UAE. Nasir Schon is also known to be one of the first people to have a Rolls-Royce in Pakistan.
5. Saddaruddin Hashwani
Ranking: 5, Worth: £550m ($1.1billion), Industry: Businessman
Saddaruddin Hashwani is 5th in the list of top 10 richest people of Pakistan. He is the tycoon of Hospitality Industry in Pakistan. He is the chairman of Hashoo Group of Companies. He is the owner of Pearl Continental and Marriott.
4. Nawaz Sharif & Shahbaz Sharif family
Ranking: 4, Worth: £700m ($1.4billion), Industry: Politics/Businessman
The Sharif brothers are on number 4 position among the richest people of Pakistan. These two are famous politicians. They are mainly Politicians as well as Businessmen. Before becoming PM, Nawaz Sharif was a major share holder along with his brother and cousins of Ittefaq Group.
3. Anwar Pervaiz
Ranking: 3, Worth: £750m ($1.5billion), Industry: Businessman
Anwar Pervaiz is the third richest person in Pakistan. He is the Chairman of Bestway Group and they own 50 cash and carry’s. He is also shareholder of UBL.
2. Asif Ali Zardari
Ranking: 2, Worth: £900m ($1.8billion), Industry: Politics
Mr. Asif Ali Zardari is the 2nd richest person in Pakistan. Mr. Zardari is the current president of Pakistan. His assets hold hundred of million dollars, he has 8 prime properties in UK, he also has multi-million dollars mansion in USA, huge stakes in sugar mills all over the Pakistan.
1. Mian Muhammad Mansha
Ranking: 1, Worth: £1.25b ($2.5billion), Industry: Businessman
Mian Muhammad Mansha is the richest person of Pakistan. He is the owner of Muslim Commercial Bank.