United Arab Emirates is known to be one of the richest and most productive countries in the whole world and where most of the richest businessmen are making great success in their investments or companies they either owned or managed.
Despite the rise and fall of business profits and decrease in assets, these billionaires still have managed to maintain being on the list of the richest people in the whole world. On the yearly survey conducted by Forbes, in 2018 seven businessmen from the United Arab Emirates are listed to be among the richest in the world. Among the seven that are listed in 2018, there are about two new billionaires that made it to the top seven in UAE that is included in the world’s rank too, while the other five remained in competition with each other.
This is rated according to their net worth through the increase in their financial and business and other mega assets ranging from malls, banks and other financial institutions as well as hospitals. Though it is known that some business in the UAE like banking and automobile services have lowered in profit from the whole year assessment and those that are in healthcare, money exchange and properties have shown a continued increase and growth in their profits thus contributing to increased in assets as well.
Abdulla bin Ahmad Al Ghurair is the first in the list, engaged in wide range businesses with a net worth of $5.9 billion from last year’s $6.8 billion that ranked him second in 2017. The second on the list is Abdulla Al Ghurair who is on real estate and retail business with a net worth of $4.6 billion, where he was on the first spot last year with $10.6 billion net worth. The third richest billionaire in UAE is Abdulla Al Futtaim who is an auto dealership and other investments that maintained his third rank with this year’s net worth of $3.3 billion that dropped from $4.1 billion as of last year. Some non-resident Indians doing business in the United Arab Emirates have also made it to the ranking as among the richest businessmen in the country that have competed among the many.
It is not a surprise that these people have great influence in the business industry especially in UAE, and their success stories can be found in many storylines especially with Forbes as they have been constantly taking the world in awe with their continued success that brought them to be one of the richest billionaires in the whole world. Having to know more about these can be motivational and beneficial for everyone.