2017 Top 10 Richest Presidents in the World

Top 10 Richest Presidents in the World in 2017: Who Is the Most Affluent?

People love to rank things beginning with their favorite musicians, the best cars, and even favorite hotels. It almost appears like some sort of obsession to have a ranking that they can identify with. That’s why richest world president listing did not escape the public eye in 2017. People want to know who their richest presidents are and probably get a sneak peek of how much they are worth. The following is a list of some of the richest presidents in the world.

Top Ten Richest Presidents in the World: What You Probably Did Not Know

You probably have an idea that there exists a list of richest presidents in the world. However, we are adding some of the relevant information that you may not have known. We also analyzed the net worth of these world leaders. It’s from such curiosities that a list such as this one is formed.

1. Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin, Russia's president

The president of Russia tops the list of the richest presidents in the world. According to Forbes, the current sitting president of Russia beats all worlds’ presidents with a 40 billion dollar net worth. He has been in office since 2012. Putin earns a salary of 187 thousand dollars per year. Before being the president, he was the prime minister from 1999 to 2000. He became president from 2000 to 2008 then Prime minister again 2008 to 2012. All these positions he held are high end and paying a good salary

2. Maha Vajiralongkorn

The King of Thailand is believed to have a net worth of about 30 billion dollars. He is the longest-serving leader in the country. He is known for his great reputation, a trait that probably continues to make him a favorite among his people.

3. Hassanal Bolkiah

The Sultan of Brunei comes a close third among the richest world leaders. With a net worth of 20 billion dollars, the largest private residence ever known, and a 747-400 plane which he flies himself. With this assets, it is easy to determine why he is among the richest in the world.

4. Khalifa Bin Zayed al Nahyan

The U.A.E President, Khalifa Bin Zayed al Nahyan

This is the president of U.A.E. Forbes puts his net worth at 15 billion dollars. Other than his lavish lifestyle full of extravagance, Khalifa is also known for his generous donations to worthy courses. It is no wonder that he comes 4th among the world’s richest leaders.

5. Mohammed Bin Rashid

Although he is just the vice president of U.A.E, he is among the riches world leaders living today. Notably, the man has been behind the transformation of Dubai. His net worth is said to be about 4 billion US dollars.

6. Donald Trump

This highlight of the richest presidents in the world is not complete without the 45th President of the US. Donald Trump’s $ 3.5 billion net worth places him sixth in this list. The current sitting president of the US amassed most of his wealth before entering the world of politics as a renown.

7. Hans Adams

The prince of Liechtenstein also makes it to the list of the richest world leaders. The 72-year-old entrepreneur owns a banking group. This, as well as his excellent and great art collection places him in the 7th position among the richest world leaders, standing at a net worth of 3.5 billion dollars.

8. Mohammed the VI

This is the king of Morocco. Apart from being the top leader in the country, he is also known to be a top businessman in the country. His integrity level is impeccable as no charges on corruption have been brought forward concerning his tenure. Forbes has estimated his net worth to be about 2.5 billion dollars.

9. Sebastian Pinera

Even as a former president of Chile, Pinera still makes it in the list of the world’s most affluent leaders. After all, once a president always a president. He is a man of many titles. Besides his political affiliations, he is also a professor an economist, an astute businessman, and an investor of great repute. Perhaps it is these many titles that have made him scoop the 9th position in the richest presidents list with a net worth of 2.7 billion dollars.

10. Salman bin Abdulaziz Al- Saud

The king of Saudi Arabia closes this list of affluence and leadership. He rose to power at the age of 80 when his brother passed on. He currently has a net worth of 1.32 billion dollars, most of which was derived from oil proceeds.

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al- Saud

Who's The Richest President in the World? - The Bottom Line

The top ten list above shows the richest presidents in the world. However, you may be shocked that many of those you may have expected to make it in the list did not. Sometimes the lifestyle one lives is not necessarily a reflection of how much they are worth.


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