Welcome, Guest: Join Kenyans247 Log In!

Stats: 285 Members, 13,164 topics and 65 posts Date:  Monday 28 September 2020 at 05:18 AM
Popular & Trending NewestFeatured Links ClassifiedDirectoryLivescoresLive Kenyan TVLive Kenyan Radio Follow Us Like Us

About Us Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy FAQ's Disclaimer Copyright Contact Us Advertise With Us Download K247 APP Marketplace Moderator Policy We Are Hiring Kenya Radio and TV Stations Listen and Watch Live Letter From the C.E.O Kenya Radio Stations Live Kenya TV Stations Live Kenya - Newspapers and News Sites and popular blog Forum Rules

Isabel dos Santos Net Worth How much is Isabel dos Santos Worth?

Kenyans247 / Kenyans247 / General / Investment / Isabel dos Santos Net Worth How much is Isabel dos Santos Worth?

75 people viewed

Isabel Dos Santos Net Worth How Much Is Isabel Dos Santos Worth? Remembering Marcelino Dos Santos
(Go Down) (» Reply topic)
Isabel dos Santos Net Worth How much is Isabel dos Santos Worth? by Kenyans247(1): Mon 20, April, 2020 05:31pm
Isabel dos Santos Net Worth:
$2 Billion

Isabel dos Santos net worth: Isabel dos Santos is Angolan businesswoman who has a net worth of $2 billion. Known around the world as the richest woman in Africa, Isabel dos Santos is also the first female billionaire in Africa. Despite her financial success, Isabel dos Santos is a controversial figure in many circles, and she has been accused of corruption. Whatever the case may be, her actions have had an enormous impact on the state of Angolo and, to some extent, the entire world. BBC named her one of the 100 most influential women in the world.

Early Life: Isabel dos Santos was born in Azerbaijan on April 20th, 1973. Her father, Jose Eduardo dos Santos, would later become the president of Angola. Her mother was Russian-born Tatiana Kukanova, who met Isabel's father while they were both in Azerbaijan. Despite her international connections, Isabel was sent to boarding school in Kent, England. She later studied electrical engineering at King's College in London. While she was studying, she met her future husband, the son of a millionaire.

Career: When Isabel dos Santos finished university, she returned to Angola in her early 20s during the 90s. Her father was still president of this nation, and this opened many doors for the young entrepreneur. Although Isabel dos Santos has taken managerial positions on a number of European companies, some of her most substantial sources of income and success were centered in Angola.

After returning to the capital of Angola, dos Santos started working for a company that had just won a lucrative contract through the government. She also started a trucking business. Isabel dos Santos correctly foresaw the rise of lucrative telecommunications businesses in Angola – a nation that was still using walkie-talkies for the most part. In addition to becoming involved in telecom, she also started one of Luanda Island's first nightclubs. She also owned a large cement business in Angola.

These initial businesses paved the way for future success, and soon Isabel dos Santos was expanding on an international scale. In particular, she focused on investing in various companies within Portugal, including those related to telecommunications and banking. Dos Santos has also shown an interest in the oil and diamond business on an international level and has invested heavily in these areas. Many of these businesses are based in the Netherlands.
kenyans247
(Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images)
Allegations and Controversy: Although Isabel dos Santos has been extremely successful in her career, there have also been a number of worrying allegations made against her. Several media publications, including Forbes, have run articles detailing the process of how dos Santos accumulated her wealth. At first glance, it may seem that this woman simply became rich because of her father's political connections within Angola, but the truth seems to be much more controversial.

According to a leaked set of documents known as the "Luanda Leaks" in 2020, Isabel dos Santos was only able to generate her considerable net worth as a result of corrupt deals made through political connections within Angola. The documents suggest that dos Santos essentially stole money from the Angolan government in order to fund further investments in various enterprises. Isabel dos Santos' personal wealth manager was found dead shortly after the leaks were posted.

Prior to the Luanda Leaks, Isabel dos Santos had been the subject of legal action by the Angolan government since 2018. The Angolan state alleges that Isabel dos Santos' corrupt deals with state-owned companies cost the nation approximately $1.14 billion. Isabel dos Santos later fled to Portugal and listed the UAE as her official nation of residence. Many of her bank accounts were frozen, and Angola later prepared to seize her assets in Portugal.

0 Shares 0 Like •

(» Go Up)

You must Sign in or Sign Up to post content

For you to post content on this website you have to log in or register, it only take few minute to create account

Go Up

Recommended for you

Isabel Dos Santos Net Worth How Much Is Isabel Dos Santos Worth? Remembering Marcelino Dos Santos

Currently: 1 guest(s) reading this article

Sections: Agriculture, HistoryKe, Politics, Career, Religion, Phones, Building/Architecture, Webmasters, Computers, Universities, Literature, Emojipedia, Lifestyle, Forum Games, Fashion, Burundi Forum, Somalia Forum, South Sudan Forum, Rwanda Forum, Ugandan Forum,

About Us | Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | FAQ's | Disclaimer | Copyright | Contact Us | Advertise With Us | Download K247 APP | Marketplace | Moderator Policy | We Are Hiring | Kenya Radio and TV Stations Listen and Watch Live | Letter From the C.E.O | Kenya Radio Stations Live | Kenya TV Stations Live | Kenya - Newspapers and News Sites and popular blog | Forum Rules | Featured LinksFollow Us on TwitterLike Us on Facebook

Kenyans247 - Copyright © 2019 - 2020 Sande Kennedy. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise.
Disclaimer: Every Kenyans247 member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Kenyans247.