November 28, 2022
Top ten richest people in Kenya 2021 Forbes List

Naushad Merali (late), the architect of Sameer Group is the third richest person in Kenya in 2021, after Narendra Raval (Guru), steel tycoon of East Africa. The current president of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta is the 4th richest man in Kenya in 2021, with a net worth of about KES 47 billion.

The late Chris Kirubi, chairman of Centum Investment Group, and owner of Capital Media Group is currently ranked as the 9th richest man in Kenya in 2021.

In summary, we will list the name of the richest man or people in Kenya. Then, we will state their estimated net worth for the year 2021.

Top ten richest in Kenya 2021 Forbes list

  1. Vimal Shah. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 150 billion. Vimal Shal is the richest person in Kenya 2021 today.
  2. Narendra Raval. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 92 billion. Chairman of Devki Group of Companies East Africa.
  3. Naushad Merali. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 70 billion.
  4. Uhuru Kenyatta. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 47 billion.
  5. S. K Macharia. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 45 billion. Owner of Royal Media Services Kenya. He’s also the founder of Tissue Papers in Kenya and East Africa in the early 1980s.
  6. Manu Chandaria. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 40 billion.
  7. Peter Kahara Munga. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 28 billion. He is the Chairman of the Equity Bank Group.
  8. James Mwangi. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 25 billion. Group Managing Director and CEO of the Equity Group Holdings Limited.
  9. Chris Kirubi. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 20 billion.
  10. Benson Wairegi. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 12 billion. Managing Director of Britam, Equity Bank shareholder (0.26%). And finally,
  11. Atul Shah. Net Worth 2021 – Ksh 10 billion. MD & CEO of the Nakumatt Holdings Limited.


The Forbes list of the top 10 richest man or people in Kenya in 2021 is inevitably the most precise and current right now. Our findings were based on research from top sites like ugwire, businessdailyafrica, as well as