George Konrote is the richest person in Fiji and 29th in the U.S – Forbes’ 2016 report

The president of Fiji, George Konrote, has been listed as Fiji’s richest person in the latest Forbes’ 2016 report.

According to Forbes, the president has an estimated worth of $13.2 billion.

The report took into consideration his investments home and abroad with the United States being the home of 90 percent of his investments.

Forbes ranked the president as the 29th richest in the United States in the “400 Richest Investors in U.S”.

His sources of wealth are hotels and real estates. He is owner of the prestigious hotel chain ACCOR.

This is the first time George Konrote has appeared in Forbes’ list of richest persons.