The ten richest people in Mozambique in 2021 are described in this article. These people are famous, rich and powerful who control the affairs of Mozambique. However, there are few millionaires on the list that you might not know about. Take a look at the list of the 10 richest people in Mozambique in 2021 presented by Newsfila.
10. Rogerio Samo Gudo
Rogerio Samo Gudo is the president of Escopil Internacional. He is a popular businessman from Mozambique. Gudo completed his degree in electronic engineering at Eduardo Mondlane University. He is executive director of the two companies Escopil and MCNet.
9. John Peffer
John Peffer is a famous Mozambican entrepreneur who has 27 years of experience in the oil and natural gas industry. He is president of Anadarko. He also spent three years working as Middle East Business Development Manager in London. Peffer holds a BA and MA in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas.
8. Lourenco Sambo
Lourenço Sambo is general director of the Investment Promotion Center in Mozambique (CPI). He also taught mathematics to students at the Maxaquene Secondary School. He is a great businessman and philanthropist from Mozambique. Before becoming the general director, he was an economic adviser to the Ministry of Planning and Development.
7. Fernando Amado Couto
Fernando Amado Couto is a famous Mozambican businessman. He is the CEO of Portos do Norte SA, responsible for the movement of all types of cargo in the port of Nacala. Fernando also operates many other small businesses in Mozambique.
6. Miguel Afonso dos Santos
Miguel Afonso dos Santos has been named general manager of one of the best hotels at the Polana Serena hotel. He is a great hotelier and operates many 5 star hotels across Mozambique. He completed his undergraduate degree at Imperial College Business School. He is one of the richest people in Mozambique.
5. Ernesto Gove
Ernesto Gouveia Gove is officially known as Ernesto Gove, born in 1957 in Mozambique. He is a famous Mozambican banker and governor of the Bank of Mozambique since 2006. He completed his degree in economics from Eduardo Mondlane University. He joined the Bank of Mozambique in 1976.
4. Momade Bachir Sulemane
Momade Bachir Sulemane is a famous Mozambican businessman who was born on April 8, 1958 in Nampula. He is the owner of the Maputo shopping center and the MBS Group. His father died when he was 7 years old. He is also a popular philanthropist with a heart of compassion. He bought his first commercial establishment at the age of 14 years.
3. Mhamud Charania
Mhamud Charania is a popular Mozambican entrepreneur who holds numerous leadership positions in Mozambican corporate companies. Charania is founder and CEO of Merec Industries and Merec Financial Corp. He is also chairman of the board of directors of DC S.A.
2. Armando Guebuza
Armando Emilio Guebuza is a famous Mozambican politician who was born on January 20, 1943 in Murrupula, Nampula, Mozambique. He was former president of Mozambique from 2005 to 2015. Guebuza won the presidential elections in 2004 with 63.7% of the votes. He is one of the richest people in Mozambique.
José Zilhão is a popular Mozambican entrepreneur and national manager of Mota-Engil, one of the best construction companies. He is a talented person with many years of experience in civil services. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Lourenço Marques.