11 Black Entrepreneurs Who Made It to Forbes’ 2015 Billionaires List

Isabel dos Santos

Net Worth: $3.3 billion

Dos Santos is the world’s wealthiest Black woman of any nationality. She is the eldest daughter to Angola’s President Jose Eduardo dos Santos. Her wealth comes in the form of many investments in different areas. For example, dos Santos has assets that include a 25 percent stake in Unitel, the biggest Angolan mobile phone network, and 7 percent stake in the Portuguese oil and gas firm Galp Energia.


Mike Adenuga

Net Worth: $4 billion

Adenuga is a Nigerian oil tycoon. His company Conoil Producing is one of Nigeria’s largest indigenous oil exploration companies. Adenuga also owns a mobile telecom outfit called Globacom. This company is one of the top telecommunications companies in all of Africa.

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  1. I didn't see my name

  2. what about dr dre??? i thought he reached billionaire status with the beats/apple deal?

  3. How about Mr Obama?