5 richest Africans in the UK in 2022

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NICKY OPPENHEIMER
5 richest Africans in the UK in 2022

5 richest Africans in the UK in 2022

Annually, the Sunday Times Rich List releases its list of the richest people in the UK. This list is prepared according to identifiable wealth, including land, property, and other assets. The 2022 list sees quite a few African billionaires in it.

This year, the list recognized eight (8) Africans among UK’s 250 wealthiest people. The rise in wealth of these African entrepreneurs is one of the most exciting developments in recent years.

In all, the richest Africans are worth over £ 20 billion. The increase in net worth is one of the biggest increases in wealth across any Rich List category this year.

1 . Firstly, NICKY OPPENHEIMER – £6.456 billion

According to the latest edition of the Sunday Times Rich List, South African billionaire Nicky Oppenheimer is the richest African on the list. He tops with an estimated fortune valued at £6.456 billion. He ranks 24th on the list, up from the 31st last year.

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NICKY OPPENHEIMER
NICKY OPPENHEIMER

2 . Secondly, NATIE KIRSCH – £5.208 billion

In second place is Swazi billionaire businessman Nathan “Natie” Kirsch. He followed with an estimated fortune valued at £5.208-billion. He ranks 35th on the list, up from 42nd in 2021.

NATIE KIRSCH
NATIE KIRSCH

3 . Third on the list, CLIVE CALDER – £2.75-billion

Clive Ian Calder came in third place with a £2.75-billion fortune. Also known as Nicky, is from South Africa but was born British. He is a billionaire music record and businessman ranking 64th on the list in general. The music executive became a billionaire when he sold his music company Zomba Group to Bertlesmann, a German mass media corporation, for $2.7 billion in 2022.

CLIVE CALDER
CLIVE CALDER

4 . Also, DOUW STEYN – £2.1-billion

Douw Steyn, another South African property and insurance tycoon came in fourth place. Ranking 84th on the list with an estimated net worth of £2.1-billion derived from BGL Group. A UK-based insurance and financial services company that he founded.

DOUW STEYN
DOUW STEYN

5 . Finally, STRIVE MASIYIWA – £2 billion

Zimbabwean telecom tycoon Strive Masiyiwa is the fifth richest African on the list. He came fifth with an estimated net worth of £2 billion. This placed him the 89th on the Sunday Times Rich List in the UK.

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STRIVE MASIYIWA
STRIVE MASIYIWA

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