Net Worth: $6.17 Billion
- Source of Wealth Shoprite, Pepkor
- Nationality South Africa
About Christoffel Wiese
South African businessman and CEO of Shoprite, Christoffel, or Christo as he’s more commonly known, has an estimated net worth of $6.17 billion in March 2017, according to Bloomberg. He is the fourth-richest person in South Africa and the 782nd richest person in the world.
He made his money as CEO of Shoprite, he also owns a stake in Pepkor, a discount clothes, shoes and textiles store in South Africa, and is known for restoring a South African farm estate and remodelling it into a five-star hotel. Other assets include Lourensford Estate, the wine producer, and a private game reserve in the Kalahari.