8. Najib Mikati
Another industrialist and brother of Taha Mikati, Najib rose to power owing to his brother’s company in which he has 50% shares. He did not only have a telecommunication company to boost, he also took part in politics, thereby establishing himself as a complete power package.
He has been known to invest in real estate business and his property in Africa alone has been projected to be a whooping amount of $1.9 billion. His own private jets gained him a lot of fame around the world and well, who would not want be fascinated by a billionaire president?