Pakistan is an Asian country which is rich in natural resources like Gas, salt etc but due to excess of corruption and lack of management Pakistan is facing lots of challenges like corruption, terrorism, electricity and gas shortage and other problems. Pakistan is a very popular country in this region but due to some corrupt leaders Pakistan is a bit slow in the race of development Pakistan is also a nuclear country but failed to fulfill electricity requirements of people due to shortage of electricity. No Pakistani is in the list of richest people in the world but there are some Pakistanis who are very rich and have huge amount of money in their accounts we listed them according to their net worth in 2015. Pakistan may not be in the list of richest people but we hope that at some time later Pakistan will be in the list of richest people in the world so, here is the list of top ten richest people in Pakistan:
1. Shahid Khan
Shahid Khan was born on 18 July 1950 in Lahore Pakistan he is a Pakistani-American billionaire businessman he has two children he is the richest man in Pakistan. His net worth is about $4.5 billion his source of income is automobile parts manufacturer company Flex-N-Gate in Urbana, Illinois and he is also owner of National Football League (NFL), the English Football League Championship team Fulham F.C.
2. Mian Muhammad Mansha
Mian Muhammad Mansha is the second richest person in Pakistan and 937th richest person in the world he was born on 1st December 1947 in Lahore Pakistan he is a prominent industrialist and entrepreneur. His net worth is about $2.6 billion he is Chairman and CEO of Nishat Group, Adamjee Group and MCB Bank.
3. Asif Ali Zardari
Asif Ali Zardari is former president of Pakistan from 2008 to 2013 and current co-chairperson of Pakistan Peoples Party he is the third richest person in Pakistan he was born on 26 July 1955 in Karachi Pakistan. He is the richest person in Singh Province his net worth is about $1.8 billion his main business is in United Kingdom and United States such as 8 prime properties in UK, multi million dollars mansion in USA and huge stakes in sugar mills in Pakistan.
4. Anwar Pervez
Anwar Pervez is the fourth richest person in Pakistan he was born on 1st December 1935 in Gujar Khan Pakistan he is the founder and Chairman of Bestway cement group which is considered as the top cement producer in Pakistan. He is also deputy chairman of United Bank Limited his net worth is about $1.6 billion he current residency is in London United Kingdom.
5. Nawaz Sharif
Nawaz sharif is current Prime Minister of Pakistan he is the fifth richest person in Pakistan he was born on 25 December 1949 in Lahore Pakistan. He is president of largest political party in Punjab PML (N) his net worth is about $1.4 billion he is owner of steel manufacturer company Ittefaq Group, Sugar Mills and Poultry Farms.
6. Saddaruddin Hashwani
Sadruddin Hashwani was born on 19 February 1940 in Karachi Pakistan he is the chairman of Hashoo group this group is one of the most diversified industrial groups in Pakistan which deals in Pharmaceuticals, Oil and Gas and Tourism.He is the sixth richest person in Pakistan his net worth is about $1.1 billion his main source of income is from Marriott Hotels, Pearl Continental Hotel and Orient Petroleum.
7. Nasir Schon
Nasir Schon is the CEO of Schon Properties he was born on 28 November 1957 in Karachi Pakistan he is the seventh richest person in Pakistan. His net worth is about $1 billion his current residence is in Dubai His main revenue comes from Fertilizer & real estate Business.
8. Abdul Razzak Yaqoob
Abdul Razzak Yaqoob was born on 7th May 1944 in Surat India and in 21 February 2014 he was founder and owner of ARY Group. His net worth is estimated as $1 billion he was very wealthy businessman of Pakistan.
9. Malik Riaz Hussain
Malik Riaz Hussain was born on 8th February 1954 in Rawalpindi Pakistan he is a Pakistani business magnate, philanthropist and a real estate inverter who founded Bahria town which is the largest real estate company of Asia. He is the ninth richest person of pakistan his net worth is about $1.1 billion his residence is in Islamabad he is very strong and influential person in this country.
10. Tariq Saigol
Tariq Saigol belongs to “Saigol Group” which is one of the top business groups of Pakistan Tariq Saigol is owner of Kohinoor Industries, PEL, Saigol Motors and Sajeel Motors. He is the tenth richest person of Pakistan his net worth is estimated as $0.85 billion.