Wissam Al Mana Net Worth
Wissam Al Mana net worth: Wissam Al Mana is Qatari-born retail entrepreneur who has a net worth of $1 billion. Wissam Al Mana built his net worth as the executive director of the Al Mana Retail Group. He is one of the richest retail investors in the Middle East. Wissam was born in Qatar but moved to London with his family when he was two. He stayed in London through this teen years and then moved to the US to attend George Washington University. He eventually also earned an MBA from the London School of Economics. Through the Al Mana Group, Wissam is a shareholder in the Saks Fifth Avenue stores in Dubai, Doha, Bahrain and Kuwait. He also runs The Al Mana Luxury Company with his three brothers. The Al Mana Luxury Company represents luxury brands such as A/X Armani Exchange, Hermes, Giorgio Armani, Roberto Cavalli and Balenciaga throughout the world. Armani announced that a flagship A/X Exchange will open in Qatar's Villagio Shopping Mall. Outside of retail, the Al Mana group operates a variety of food and beverage assets in the middle easy including McDonald's, Haagen-Dazs, and San Pellegrino.
Wissam Al Mana first achieved world wide fame when he began dating pop superstar Janet Jackson. Rumors swirled for months that the couple was planning to get married in a lavish $20 million ceremony. In February 2013, Janet shocked the world when she announced that she and Wissam were secretly married in 2012 in a quiet private ceremony. Wissam Al Mana is nine years younger than Janet. In April 2016, Wissam and Janet revealed that they were planning a family and therefore she would need to postpone her tour. A few months later, Janet confirmed that she was expecting. On January 3, 2017, Janet and Wissam announced the birth of their first son, Eissa. Janet was 50 years old at the time of Eissa's birth. In April 2017 Janet announced that she was divorcing Wissam.