Nassef Sawiris
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Nassef Sawiris

Middle East Rank: 1
Global Rank #: #297
Net Worth 2021: $8.3 B
Change: + $3.3 B
Age : 60
Country : Egypt
Sector : construction, investments

Nassef Sawiris is an investor and a scion of Egypt’s wealthiest family. His most valuable asset is a nearly 6% stake in sportswear maker Adidas.In December 2020, he acquired a 5% stake in New York-listed firm Madison Square Garden Sports,owner of the NBA Knicks and the NHL Rangers teams. He runs OCI, one of the world’s largest nitrogen fertilizer producers,with plants in Texas and Iowa; it trades on the Euronext Amsterdam exchange. Orascom Construction, an engineering and building firm,trades on the Cairo exchange and Nasdaq Dubai.