Here’s a list of Top 10 Richest Politicians in Canada and their Net Worth in 2020. The World renowned ranking organization, Forbes, annual listing of billionaires, for three consecutive years, Bill Gates is still the richest man in the world with a net worth of $75 billion among 1,810 billionaires in the world – and among them were some Canadians too.
These days, politicians are the richest people in Canada and they are also involve in business activities apart from politics. If you are very observant, then you would understand that most of the Canadian businesses are owned by either politicians or they have a share in them. It no longer news that the richest people in Canada today are politicians and one of the most asked question is “Who is the Richest Politician in Canada”? Here’s the top 10 richest politicians in Canada, according to Forbes.
- Justin Trudeau Net Worth
Young Canadian Politician has been surprisingly listed as one of the wealthiest politicians in Canada. Justin Trudeau estimated net worth is US $ 1.2 million and he is the last richest politician of Canada who appeared in the list of top 10 richest politician of Canada as appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Justin Trudeau is the young Canadian politician and served as the 23rd Prime Minister of Canada after defeating the conservative party in 2015 general elections.
Justin Trudeau is the second youngest Canadian PM after the Joe Clark and he is also the son of former PM of Canada Pierre Trudeau and he is the first child of any former PM to hold the PM post. He worked as the teacher and studied engineering and he was also acted in the TV miniseries “The Great War” in 2007.
- Stephan Harper Net Worth
Most famous Canadian politician Stephen Harper estimated net worth is US $ 5 million and he is ranked as 9th in the list of top 10 richest politicians of Canada as given the impression in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Stephan Harper served as the 22nd PM of Canada from 2006 to 2015.
Stephen Harper is politically affiliated with the Canadian conservative party and was the first PM from the party. He is the Member of Parliament since 2002 from the Calgary Heritage of Alberta. In his earlier political career he is the MP of the Calgary West and represents the reform party of Canada. In 2002 he was succeeded as the leader of the Canadian Alliance and come back in the parliament as the opposition leader.
- Pierre Poilievre Net Worth
Pierre Poilievre estimated net worth is US $ 9 million and he is the 8th richest politician in Canada as appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Pierre Poilievre is the Canadian politician and was the social development and employment minister of the Democratic Party.
Pierre Poilievre previously served as the member of the Canadian Commons House and represents the suburban Ottawa from the Carleton. He was first elected in 2004 and then was re-elected in the 2008 where he gains the second highest total vote against any candidate in 2008 election.
- Jim Flaherty Net Worth
Jim Flaherty has also been listed as one of the highest earning Canadian Politician as at 2020. Jim Flaherty estimated net worth is US $ 14 million he is ranked at No. 7 in the list of top 10 richest athletes of Canada as given the impression in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020.
Jim Flaherty is said to be Canadian politician and he served as the Finance Minister from 2006 to 2014 in the Stephen Harper cabinet. He was also the member of provincial assembly and served as the provincial finance minister for two year. At some point in time Jim Flaherty also served as the labor minister and the minister of correctional services in the Mike Harris cabinet.
- Ray Novak Net Worth
Canadian political strategist Ray Novak estimated net worth is US $ 17.5 million and he is the 6th richest politician in Canada as appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Ray Novak is the political strategist of Canada and he was appointed by the Stephan Harper as the 14 chief of staff and was removes in 2015 after the defeat of Stephen Harper in the election.
Jim Flaherty is the student of political science from the University of Ontario and first entered in the politics as the intern in the offices of Rob Anders and Preston Manning.
- Jenni Byrne Net Worth
Most powerful woman in Ottawa Jenni Byrne estimated net worth is US $ 18 million and place at No. 5 in the list of top 10 richest politicians of Canada as appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Jenni Byrne is the Canadian politician and served as the political advisor to the PM Stephan Harper from the conservative political party of Canada.
Jenni Byrne has also been referred as the second most powerful women of Ottawa after the PM Stephen Harper. She began her active involvement in politics at the age of 16 and joined the Reform party in 1993 and she is also the president of the student’s reforms club in the Ottawa University. She becomes the political operational director of the conservative party in 2009.
- Jason Kenney Net Worth
Jason Kenney estimated net worth is US $ 19 million he is the 4th richest political personality in Canada as given the impression in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Jason Kenney is the famous Canadian politician and represents the Calgary Midnapore in the Canadian House of Commons since 1997.
Jason Kenney was initially elected as the candidate of Canadian Reform Party and then he was re-elected as the candidate of Canadian Alliance in 2000 and since that he has been the four time consecutive candidate of Canadian conservative party. In the general election victory of conservative party he was appointed as the parliamentary secretary to the PM of Canada and then he also serves as the secretary of state for the multiculturalism and for the Canadian identity.
- James Moore Net Worth
James Moore also named as one of the wealthiest poltical personaly in Canada. James Moore estimated net worth is US 21 million and he is ranked at 3rd place in the list of richest politician in Canada as appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. James Moore formerly served as the industry minister in the government of PM Stephan Harper.
James Moore is the most consistent member of the parliament from conservative from 2000 to 2015 and served as different offices such as the Canadian Heritage and languages office and also the secretary of the state of official languages.
- Tom Mulcair Net Worth
Tom Mulcair estimated net worth is US $ 21.5 million and he is the second richest politician of Canada as given the impression in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Tom Mulcair is the richest Canadian politician and the senior leader of the new democratic political party of Canada.
Tom Mulcair is the member of the Canadian parliament since 2007 from the district of Outremont. He is served as the leader of the opposition after the result of 2015 election because his party place at second place in the election. Previously he was also the member of provincial assembly from the Liberal Party of Quebec and also served as the Sustainable and Environmental minister from 2003 to 2006 under the government of PM Jean Charest.
- Gerald Butts Net Worth
Gerald Butts estimated net worth is US $ 23 million and ranked at first in the list of top 10 richest politicians in Canada as appeared in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg 2020. Gerald Butts is the richest politician of Canada and he recently appointed as the senior political advisor to Justin Trudeau who is become the Prime Minister of Canada in 2015.
Before his appointment he was the CEO and president of the World Wildlife Fund of Canada which is the global preservation organization of Canada. He was also served as the policy director in the Government of Ontario from 2003 to 2008.