The Middle East is full of millionaires and billionaires. This is a list we compiled of the 10 richest people that live in the Middle East region. I think some of the names will shock and surprise you.
10. Aymin Hariri $1.4 Billion
Ayman Rafic Hariri is a Lebanese billionaire heir and businessman, the second youngest son of Rafic Hariri. He was born in 1978(37 years). He is the son of slain Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik Hariri. He’s involved in running Saudi Oger, one of Saudi Arabia’s biggest construction companies and the source of the Hariri family fortune.
Oger was part of a venture that won a $653 million contract in January 2013 to build a local branch of the Jean Nouvel-designed Louvre museum in Abu Dhabi. Oger’s other interests include telecommunications; it has a major stake in Turk Telekom. He also owns shares in Middle Eastern banks, including Jordan’s Arab Bank. He’s ranked number 6 in Lebanon having a Net worth of $1.1 billion. He’s currently residing in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and he’s married with a child.