1. Salman Rahman
Salman Rahman is the Bangladeshi businessman and the chairman of the Beximco Group which is the largest corporate firm of Bangladesh with more than 48,000 employees included the head offices and in factories. He starts with the Jute mill which he receives inheritance from his father but it was become nationalize and later he established the Beximco Group which involves in the import and export business of crushed bones and seafood from France, Germany, Britain, Belgium and with the Netherlands. Salman Rahman estimated net worth is US $ 5.5 billion and he is ranked first in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
2. Moosa Shamsher
Moosa Shamsher is the Bangladeshi businessman and the CEO and the Chairman of the DATCO Group and also the richest person of Bangladesh and ranked at second place with an estimated net worth of US $ 1.5 billion. He is known as the “Prince Musa” not only the Bangladesh but all over the world. A documentary is made by the Japanese televisions that highlighted his life style and story of his success. He is most prominent in the international weapons industry and traded the fighter planes and tanks and power brokerage and carried his business outside the Bangladesh.
3. Tariq Rahman
Tariq Rahman is the Bangladeshi politician and the current vice chairman of the Bangladesh National Party. He established much of his wealth from his father Zia-ur-Rahman business who is the former president of Bangladesh. His mother Khaleda Zia is also the former Prime Minister of the Bangladesh and the chairman of the BNP. Tariq has been charged for the corruption allegations but whatever the resources of his wealth his estimated net worth is US $ 1.5 billion and he is ranked at No. 3 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
4. Sajeeb Wazed
Sajeeb Wazed is the Bangladeshi-American IT consultant and a political campaigner. He is the son of the Sh. Hasina Wazed who is the current PM of Bangladesh and his grandfather Sh. Mujib-ur-Rahman is the first and former president of Bangladesh. He is the IT policy analyst and traitor for the government ambitious and established the “Digital Bangladesh” scheme of ICT industry in Bangladesh. His source of income is also been controversial and questionable as he used his mother political influence to establish his business. Sajeeb Wazed estimated net worth is US $ 1 billion and he is the fourth richest person of Bangladesh.
5. Abul Hossain
Abul Hossain is the Bangladeshi business and also a politician. He is the current member of the BAL and also served as the member of the Bangladeshi Parliament since 1991. He was also the former minister of communication of Bangladesh. He established the SAHCO international in 1975 and he is also the founding member of “Asian Boao Forum” which was conceived in the Hainan province of China in 2001. He also faced the allegation of being involved in the corruption and in the padma bridge scandal. Abul Hassan estimated net worth is US $ 1 billion and he is ranked at no. 5 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
6. Ahmed Sobhan
Ahmed Sobhan is the Bangladeshi business tycoon and the chairman of the Bashundhara Group which deals in the cement manufacturing, real estate, steel products, paper and allied products, shopping complexes, LP Gas and also involved in the international trading. Bashundhara is the most valuable company of Bangladesh by its market value and the second largest corporation in term of turnover. Ahmed Sobhan estimated net worth is US $ 500 million and he is ranked at No. 6 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
7. Mohiuddin Alamgir
Mohiuddin Alamgir is the most prominent writer, civil servant, economist and the political leader of Bangladesh. He was the former minister of home affairs from 2011 to 2013. He is the PhD economist from the Boston University and starts his professional career as the economist professor in the Dhaka University. During his professional career he serves on many civil services positions but later he holds the political position in the tenure of Awami League government. Mohiuddin Alamgir estimated net worth is US $ 400 million and he is ranked at No. 7 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
8. Giasuddin Mamun
Giasuddin Mamun is the Bangladeshi politician and businessman and he receives the political favor from the Tariq Rahman who is the VP of the BNP and also the richest person and politician and ranked at No. 2 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh. He takes the loan for the financial institution at low interest rate or even nothing paid against the loans. He receives many governments’ contracts with the help of alliance with Tariq Rahman. Giasuddin Mamun estimated net worth is US $ 400 million and he is ranked at No. 8 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
9. Ragib Ali
Ragib Ali is the Bangladeshi born British businessman and the chairman of the Sylhet Tea Ltd and holding several other tea parks in Chittagong and in Sylhet. He is also linked with the insurance companies, bank and business house. He is also the MD of Kohinoor industries and the TLRA Holdings and also the chairman of the Southeast Bank. Ragib Ali estimated net worth is US $ 250 million and he is ranked at No. 9 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.
10. Iqbal Ahmed
Iqbal Ahmed is the Bangladeshi born British entrepreneur and he made his fortune in the importing of shrimp. He is the owner and the CEO of the two companies Ibco and Seamark which deals in hotel and real estate business, shipping, food and in hospitality. Iqbal Ahmed estimated net worth is US $ 250 million and he is ranked at No. 10 in the list of top 10 richest people of Bangladesh.