Black Billionaires 2015

NameAgeNetworth (Billions)RankCompanyIndustryCountry
Aliko Dangote57$2523The Dangote Groupsugar, flour, cementNigeria
Mohammed Al Amoudi68$15.361MIDROC, Corral Petroleum Holdings, Preem, Peaboil, diversifiedSaudi Arabia
Mike Adenuga61$4.6325Globacomtelcom, banking, oilNigeria
Isabel dos Santos41$3.7408InvestmentsBankingAngola
Oprah Winfrey61$2.9580HarpoTelevisionUnited States
Patrice Motsepe53$2.7642African Rainbow Minerals (ARM)miningSouth Africa
Folorunsho Alakija64$2.5687Famfa OilOilNigeria
Robert Smith52$2.5687Vista Equity PartnersPrivate equityUnited States
Michael Lee-Chin64$1.9972Investments, Mutual FundsCommunications, BankingCanada
Abdulsamad Rabiu55$1.21372BUA GroupSugar, flour, cementNigeria
Mohammed Ibrahim68$1.11465Celtel International, MSI CellularcommunicationsUnited Kingdom
Michael Jordan52$1.01591Charlotte Hornets, NIKE, endorsementsEntertainment, ApparelUnited States