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These Are The World’s Richest Royals, 2019

With an estimated net worth of $43 billion, Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn, officially known as King Rama X, is the richest royal in the world. Meanwhile, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah Brunei comes at a distant second with a total wealth valued at $28 billion.

The third richest royal is from the Middle East. The wealth of King Salman Abdulaziz bin Saud, Saudi Arabia is valued at around $18 billion, followed by Emir Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi, UAE ($15 billion), King Mohammed VI, Morocco ($8.2 billion); and Prince Hans Adam II, Liechtenstein ($7.2 billion).

  1. King Maha Vajiralogkorn, Thailand: $43 billion
  2. Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, Brunei: $28 billion
  3. King Salman Abdulaziz bin Saud, Saudi Arabia: $18 billion
  4. Emir Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi, UAE: $15 billion
  5. King Mohammed VI, Morocco: $8.2 billion
  6. Prince Hans Adam II, Liechtenstein: $7.2 billion
  7. Emir Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Dubai, UAE: $4 billion
  8. Grand Duke Henri Luxembourg: $4 billion
  9. Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Qatar: $2.1 billion
  10. Prince Albert Monaco: $1 billion
  11. Queen Elizabeth II, UK: $520 million
  12. Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales, UK: $420 million
  13. KIng Carl XVI Gustaf, Sweden: $70 million
  14. Queen Margrethe, Denmark: $40 million
  15. Prince William – Duke of Cambridge, UK: $40 million
  16. Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, UK: $40 million
  17. Harald V, Norway: $30 million
  18. Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, UK: $30 million
  19. Felipe VI, Spain: $20 million
  20. Kate Middleton, UK: $10 million
  21. Meghan Markle, UK: $5 million

Are the British Royals the Richest Royals in the World?

When you think of royalty, you think of the British royal family – but the reality their wealth actually pales in comparison to some of the other royals around the world. Believe it or not, Queen Elizabeth II is worth just $520 million. Prince Charles is poised to actually overtake his mother in wealth. Currently, he’s worth $400 million.

Meanwhile, his sons Prince William and Prince Harry come next, and both are valued to be around $40 million. Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge – is calculated at $10 million.

  1. Queen Elizabeth II: $520 million
  2. Prince Charles – the Prince of Wales: $420 million
  3. Prince William – Duke of Cambridge: $40 million
  4. Prince Harry – Duke of Sussex: $40 million
  5. Prince Philip – the Duke of Edinburgh: $30 million
  6. Kate Middleton: $10 million
  7. Meghan Markle: $5 million

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Alexandra Dimitropoulou
Alexandra is an associate editor and head of special projects & analytics for CEOWORLD magazine. She is based in CEOWORLD magazine's New York office. Alexandra is responsible for driving thought leadership, using data analytics to showcase CEOWORLD magazine’s editorial imagination, and fostering knowledge sharing between magazine and readers. She has ten years of experience in research, spanning market research, data analytics, macroeconomics, and financial services. She joins CEOWORLD magazine from a leading executive research firm, where she was a senior consultant and economist. There, her assignments spanned the U.S., Asia, Europe, and Latin America. She has advised CEOs, investors, boards, and high-profile industry leaders on a wide range of issues impacting the global business landscape. She can be reached on email