The 20 Richest Politicians In The World

If you’re rich, there’s a high chance you’re a politician. That’s because the rich are generally good politicians.

In fact, most people probably don’t understand how important it really is to start a company with the right idea.

You probably imagine your friends and family, because that would be pretty much a given. But if you start thinking about other people, you might come across a name that is foreign to you.

Let’s take a look at the richest politicians as as of 2022. These are the game-changers and the people who have helped transform and re-shape the world.


The 20 Richest Politicians in the World

There has been a huge fluctuation in the net worth of these billionaires in the past year.
But, you can find out more about that below!

The stats give here in regards to net worth have come from World Bank directly. These are the top 20 richest politicians in the world.

20. Donald Trump

Net Worth: $3.1 billion

 Donald Trump has not served in the military, he has not been a politician, and he is not a diplomat. Donald Trump was a businessman who started the Trump Organization in 1968.

Trump does not own any gold or real estate, but he does own stock in two companies that manufacture gold and real estate.

19. Prince of Liechtenstein

Net Worth: $3.5 Billion

Prince Hans-Adam II is the absolute ruler of Liechtenstein. He is considered the wealthiest prince in the world. Although he has not officially held the title of Crown Prince for over 20 years, the Prince of Liechtenstein is in control of the nation’s finances, the army, and most other aspects of government.

The net worth of Prince of Liechtenstein is estimated to be $3.5 billion.

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18. Ross Perot

Net Worth: $3.7 Billion

Ross Perot is an American businessman and former United States presidential candidate who is best known for being an Independent Party Presidential Candidate in 1992 and 1996. He began his career at IBM in 1957.

Ross Perot has a net worth of around 3.7 billion dollars, with that number being $20 million lower than the previous estimate.

17. Prince Azim

Net Worth: $5 Billion

He graduated from the International MBA programme at Oxford Brookes University. He started his professional career with First Brunei Development Berhad in 2004. During his 4 years of working at First Brunei, Haji Abdul Azim was promoted several times as he gained wide range of experiences as he worked his way up from being an Account Manager to Corporate Development Director. He also gained a Masters in International Business from the University of Bristol.

The estimated net worth of Prince Azim is $5 Billion dollars.

16. Kim Jong-Un

Net Worth: $5 Billion

Kim Jong-Un was born in the North Korean province of Ryanggang in 1984. He studied from the age of six to 12 in Bern, Switzerland. From 1989 – 1991 he studied at the prestigious North Pyongan Academy in Pyongyang.

15. Imelda Marcos

Net Worth: $5 Billion

Imelda Marcos is a former First Lady of the Philippines who was married to former Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos. Imelda is known for her collection of over a thousand pairs of shoes.

She is the only woman who has been the First Lady of the Philippines longer than the President of the country.

14. Sultan bin Mohammed Bin Saud Al Kabeer

Net Worth: $6 Billion

Saudi Arabia has announced that it will build a new Almarai plant in the United Arab Emirates. The plant will be built in Ras Al Khaimah. The new plant is set to cost $3.5 billion and it is expected to be completed by March 2014. The plant will produce 1,000,000 liters of milk and cheese. Almarai currently has a plant in Dubai.

Currently he’s the 6th richest politician in the world. I guess his dad and the Saudis are willing to spend a little more on him.

13. Abdulla bin Ahmad Al Ghurair

Net Worth: $6 Billion

In 2004, Abdulla was also appointed Chairman of the Executive Board at Mashreqbank. He was also the vice-chairman of Mashreqbank from 2006 to 2010. He is also the chairman of Al Ghurair Trust which was formed in 2013.

Abdul bin Ahmad Al Ghurair’s net worth is around $6 billion.

12. Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair

Net Worth: $7.5 Billion

Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair is the CEO of Mashreq Bank which is the largest private bank in the United Arab Emirates and he is also one of the richest people in the United Arab Emirates.

Al Ghurair has an estimated net worth of 7.5 Billion dollars, making him the 13th richest politician on the list.

11. Silvio Berlusconi

Net Worth: $8.5 Billion

Berlusconi was elected in 1994 as Prime minister of Italy, after a power struggle with the left. Berlusconi continued to be a controversial figure, even after his first term, and was involved in a trial accusing him of tax evasion. He was found guilty of tax evasion, and sentenced to a 4-year term.

Silvio Berlusconi has an estimated net worth of about $8.5 billion dollars.

10. Mohammed bin Salman

Net Worth: $10 Billion

The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman has been accused by some of the deaths of women and children. He has been accused of killing a journalist. He is the heir to the throne of Saudi Arabia.

In 2020, a few years from now, Mohammed bin Salman will become the most influential leader of the Islamic world.

9. Mohammed Al Amoudi

Net Worth: $12.6 Billion

Al-Amoudi is the son of Mohammed Saeed Al-Amoudi and the nephew of Mohammed Al-Amoudi. He is of Eritrean descent. His first business venture was a coffee plantation in Ethiopia. Because of the harsh living conditions in Ethiopia, Mohammed Al-Amoudi decided to move to the nearby city of Addis Ababa where he owned the biggest hotel in the center of Addis.

Mohammed Ahmed Al Amoudi’s net worth is roughly $9.8 Billion dollars.

8. Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum

Net Worth: $14 Billion

He is also the Vice President of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum is the Vice-President of the United Arab Emirates. He is the Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, the Ruler of Dubai.

According to the Forbes rich list, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum’s net worth is $14 Billions, making him the 9th richest politician on the list.

7. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Nahyan

Net Worth: $18 Billion

The United Arab Emirates is a federation of seven states in the Middle East and North Africa. It is located in the Gulf of Oman and shares borders with Saudi Arabia to the north, Oman to the south east, and Dubai to the east.

The Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s net worth is roughly $18 Billion, making him the 8th richest politician in the world.

6. Sultan of Brunei

Net Worth: $20 Billion

Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah of Brunei was a philanthropist and a humanitarian. He donated hundreds of millions of dollars to a children’s hospital in Boston and the United Nations’ World Food Program.

Sultan of Brunei, Muhammad Hassanal Bolkiah, is a successful oil magnate who inherited his family company from his father and has been the sultan of Brunei since the late 1960s.

5. Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud

Net Worth: $20 Billion

He is the Chairman, Chief Executive and Co-Founder of Kingdom Holding Company and Kingdom Holding Co. Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal is a member of the Saudi royal family.

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal has invested a lot of his wealth in real estate, especially in New York City.

 4. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Net Worth: $30 Billion

The eldest son of the United Arab Emirates founder, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Shaikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan is an investor and a businessman in all things UAE, as well as in luxury car companies, and luxury resorts.

3. Maha Vajiralongkorn

Net Worth: $30 Billion

Maha Vajiralongkorn is the Crown Prince of Thailand. He was born in Bangkok, Thailand on the 28th of September 1955. He is the eldest son of the current king of Thailand, His Majesty Bhumibol Adulyadej and the former queen Sirikit Krajamorn.

Maha Vaithiralongkorn is known to have a net worth of $30 Billion dollars.

2. Michael Bloomberg

Net Worth: $56 Billion

Bloomberg served as the mayor of New York City from 2002, after defeating incumbent Rudy Giuliani in the 2001 elections.

During his Presidential campaign, Bloomberg has been criticized for his views and behavior by numerous news outlets including The Atlantic, The Washington Post, The New York Times, ABC News, and The Huffington Post.

1. Vladimir Putin

Net Worth: $70 Billion

Putin is considered to be an authoritarian leader who has a tendency to do whatever he sees as necessary to keep his power. Putin is also known to favor strong defense, which includes the use of military force against his enemies.

Vlad Putin was estimated to be worth $70 billion dollars in July 2020, making him the richest politician in the world.


In 2022, the top 20 richest politician in the world is the Sultan of Brunei, whose wealth is estimated at $50 billion.

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