Seychelles is a country composed of 116 sparsely populated islands with a total population of 90,000 and an economy in which the only real drivers are tourism, commerce and the domiciliation of offshore companies. The private sector reflects the small size of the domestic market and the tight control exercised over it by the State during the single party era from 1977 and 1992. The five leading businessmen whose careers we describe here have had to make the best of these constraints.
The Monthly Forbes Ranking is here once again and this time it features the Top 5 Richest People in Seychelles 2018
Joe Albert, who has interests in construction materials and tourism, is doubtless the most heavyweight native entrepreneur in the archipelago,The Seychellois tycoon Joseph Albert, made his fortune via the firm United Concrete Products Seychelles (UCPS).