1) John Fredriksen (Rank: 70; Net worth: $15 billion)
John Fredriksen is the richest man in Cyprus. This 69 year old self-made billionaire resides in London. He is called the king of the tanker trade. He started trading oil in Beirut in the 1960s. He bought his first tankers in the 1970s. He ran crude oil for Iran in the 1980s. In the 1990s, with Frontline Ltd, he established himself as the king of the tanker trade.
The above-mentioned billionaires inspire the people of Cyprus.