Samih Sawiris

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Samih Sawiris

Net Worth: $560 Million, Source: Real estate, Hotel

Citizenship: Egypt , Age: 54

Middle son of Orascom conglomerate founder Onsi Sawiris. Samih owns and runs family's real estate and hotel division with operations in Egypt, Jordan, Oman, UAE, Switzerland, Mauritius, and Morocco. Shares in Orascom Development Holding have gone up 150% over the past year. Fluent in German, has engineering degree from Berlin Institute of Technology. Founded first company, National Marine Boat Factory, in the 1980s. Established El Gouna Beverages Co. in 1997, which he sold in 2001 when it was the largest beverage company in Egypt.