Mohammed VI was born 21 August, 1963, he is the King of Morocco, one of the most developed African nations. He is a member of the Alaouite dynasty and ascended to the throne on 23 July 1999 upon the death of his father, King Hassan II.
Mohammed is Morocco’s leading businessman and banker. In 2015, he was estimated by Forbes magazine to be worth US$2.5 billion, and the Moroccan Royal Family has one of the largest fortunes in the world.
King Mohammed VI Profile Overview
|Real Name:||Mohammed Hassan|
|Birtday:||21 August, 1963|
|Place of Birth:||Morocco|
|Net Worth:||$5.1 million (N1,978,800,000,000)|
|Partner(s):||Princess Lalla Salma|
King Mohammed VI Biography & Early Life
King Mohammed was named Heir Apparent and Crown Prince on the day of his birth, which is now a public holiday. But it wasn’t until July 23 1999, upon his father’s death, that he officially ascended to the throne. Born and raised in wealth, power and royalty, he had the chance to be educated at the most prestigious schools worldwide.
King Mohammed VI Education
King Mohammed VI earned a Bachelor’s degree in law from the Mohammed V University at Agdal. He then received a CES in political sciences and a DEA in public law. His crowning achievement in education is the PhD in law with distinction from the French University of Nice, Sophia Antipolis.
He also also received an honorary degree from George Washington University in recognition of his promotion of democracy in Morocco.
King Mohammed VI as Leader of Morocco
Not long after he came to the throne, Mohammed VI decided to address his nation via television making a public promise that he would take on poverty and corruption, as well as create new jobs and improve Morocco’s human rights record. Keeping the most of his promise, King Mohammed VI soon earned the title “defender of the poor”. Allegedly, King Mohammed VI spends $1 million a day to operate each of his personal palaces. and there are 12 in total.
King Mohammed VI Wife
Princess Lalla Salma is the princess consort of Morocco. She is married to King Mohammed VI, and the first wife of a Moroccan ruler to have been publicly acknowledged and given a royal title.
King Mohammed VI assets & Net Worth
King Mohammed VI along with his family, they hold the majority stakes in the Société Nationale d’Investissement (SNI), SNI has a diverse portfolio consisting of many important businesses in Morocco and operating in various sectors such as; Attijariwafa Bank (banking), Managem (mining), Onapar, SOMED (tourism/real-estate and exclusive distributor of Maserati), Wafa Assurance (insurance), Marjane (hypermarket chain), Wana-Inwi (telecommunications), SONASID (Siderurgy), Lafarge Maroc (cement manufacturer), Sopriam (exclusive distributor of Peugeot-Citroën in Morocco), Renault Maroc (exclusive distributor of Renault in Morocco) and Nareva (energy).
King Mohammed VI of Morocco net worth analysis could be estimated base on his position as the current King of Morocco with a consideration that he was born and brought up in wealth because he father was also a King in the Morocco Nation. He has a net worth of $5.8 billion. King Mohammed VI of Morocco is the second child and oldest son of King Hassan II of Morocco.