2. Manu Chandaria
If you happen to live in Kenya or follow Kenyan news closely, Manu Chandaria is a name you are well familiar with. Mr Chandaria is a seasoned businessman who controls a number of local and international conglomerates. The seasoned Manu Chandaria was brought to the limelight when he returned to Kenya from undertaking a master’s degree and helped his father grow his business now Comcraft, an aluminium cookware company. In addition to this venture, Mr Chandaria is also involved in other entrepreneurial ventures and currently, he is one of the richest men in Kenya with a net worth of $2.5 billion from all his businesses. Aside from this, the Chandaria’s are heavily involved in philanthropic activities. He is the richest man in Kenya who isn’t into active politics.