Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu

Economist, Entrepreneur, and Philanthropist.

Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu (born 22 March 1963) is a Nigerian economist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Heirs Holdings, the United Bank for Africa, Transcorp and founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation. … He was recognized as one of “Africa’s 20 Most Powerful People in 2012” by Forbes magazine.
Net worth: US$700 million (March 2015)
Notable work: Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme