22. Aziz Akhannouch & family

Net Worth: $1.7 B
Age: 63
Residence: Morocco
Nationality: Moroccan
Industry: Diversified

Aziz Akhannouch is the majority owner of Akwa Group, a multibillion-dollar conglomerate founded by his father and a partner, Ahmed Wakrim, in 1932. It has interests in petroleum, gas, and chemicals through publicly-traded Afriquia Gaz and Maghreb Oxygene. Akhannouch was appointed prime minister of Morocco in Sept 2021.