The annual Forbes billionaire list has been released and this year 8 South Africans were included. Out of the locals the top spot went to Johann Rupert, the chairman and CEO of luxury goods company Richemont. Rupert was ranked as the 173 richest person in the world with a net worth of $7.6 billion or a tidy R82 billion.
Yes that’s 82 BILLION SA ront.
Rupert was followed by Nicky Oppenheimer, Christo Wiese and Patrice Motsepe.
Here’s the rest of the SA’s billionaires who made the Forbes list. Just click to enlarge.
If any of you billionaires happen to stumble upon this post then be a pal and throw the odd billion my way hey. Promise i won’t spend it all at once.