One of the vastly unique things about South African women is that they are gifted, great, and above all, they are hardworking. This has enabled the prosperous women in South Africa to be listed in Forbes magazine. Today, we shall share with you a list of the top 10 richest women in South Africa in 2021, according to Forbes bulletin.
Who is the richest woman in South Africa 2021?
Wendy Appelbaum is the richest woman in South Africa 2021, with a net worth of $315 million. Wendy Appelbaum is a South African business manager, philanthropist, and one of the richest and powerful women in Africa today. Most importantly, Wendy Appelbaum is the Director of Sphere Holdings (Pty) Ltd, a black empowerment company focused on the financial services and mining sectors, and a Director of WESGRO (Western Cape Tourism, Trade & Investment).
Wendy Ackerman is the second richest woman in South Africa in 2021, with an estimated net worth of over R1.9 billion. She is a non-executive director of Pick n Pay Holdings Limited and she also runs the Ackerman family Trust.
Mamkhize (Shawn Mpisane) is also one of the top 20 richest women in South Africa with a net worth of R30 million.
In overview, we will list the names of the top 10 richest women in South Africa today. Then, we will state their estimated net worth in 2021.
Top 10 Richest Women in South Africa 2021 Forbes List
- Wendy Appelbaum. Net Worth 2021 – R2.6 billion. She’s the richest woman in South Africa 2021.
- Wendy Ackerman. Net Worth 2021 – R1.9 billion. Wendy Ackerman is the second richest female in South Africa in 2021.
- Irene Charnley. Net Worth 2021 – R1.5 billion. Irene Charnley is the current CEO of Smile Telecoms Holdings Ltd.
- Bridgette Bradley. Net Worth 2021 – R1.1 billion.
- Sharon Wapnick. Net Worth 2021 – R440 million.
- Elisabet Bradley. Net Worth 2021 – R335 million.
- Judy Dlamini. Net Worth 2021 – R125 million. Judy Dlamini is the Chancellor of the University of the Witwatersrand and the founding chairman of Mbekani Group.
- Nonhlanhla Mjoli-Mncube. Net Worth 2021 – R96 million.
- Mamphela Ramphele. Net Worth 2021 – R60 million. And finally,
- Christine Ramon. Net Worth 2021 – R50 million.
Certainly, the list of the top 10 richest woman/women in South Africa in 2021 is the most accurate right now. Our compilation is from top sites like Richestinfo and Forbes.
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