The Saudi Doctor Suleiman Abdulaziz Al-Habib joined the list of the richest doctors in the world after he offered a share of his company for the first public offering.
The Saudi doctor announced that he intends to offer 17.4 million shares of his stake in the group of medical services owned by him for public subscription, at an initial price of 50 Saudi riyals per share, while his share in the group amounts to 49%.
Based on the share price, the wealth of the Saudi doctor will be at the level of 8.5 billion Saudi riyals (about 2.3 billion dollars), joining the billionaire club.
The famous Dr. Sulaiman Al Habib Medical Group is the largest medical care group in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where it runs a large group of hospitals, pharmacies and medical laboratories in addition to outpatient clinics, in all parts of the Kingdom as well as in Dubai and Bahrain.
Very few doctors are among the richest in the world, as the former co-founder and surgeon of the US Air Force Thomas Frist is the world’s richest doctor with a wealth of $ 13.1 billion, in addition to the businessman and doctor in biotechnology Patrick Sun Chung, who His wealth is $ 9.2 billion.