18 Israelis on Forbes list of billionaires

Israeli billionaire Shari Arison. Credit: Wikimedia Commons.

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Forbes Magazine released its annual list of billionaires on Monday, with 18 Israelis among the 1,645-person list.

The richest Israeli on the list is shipping mogul Eyal Ofer, in 191st place, with a net worth of $7 billion. Investor Shari Arison with $4.7 billion, mining tycoons Beny Steinmetz with $4.1 billion and Dan Gertler with $2.5 billion, and Playtech founder Teddy Sagi with $2.5 billion are among the other Israelis on the list.

Posted on March 4, 2014 .