Net Worth : $3.1 Billion
Daryl Katz is a Canadian entrepreneur and one of the richest people in country. He has an estimated net worth of $3.1 billion and is currently the 17th richest person in Canada. Katz is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Katz Group of Companies, which is the leading drug store operator in Canada. The group operates more than 1,800 stores and also owns Rexall Direct, which is one of the largest institutional pharmacy operations in Canada.
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On 2nd July, 2008, Katz was officially announced as the sole owner of the Edmonton Oilers. It is reported that the self-made billionaire maintains a small circle of highly-paid advisors who manage the Katz Group. Rexall is managed from Ontario, while the other subsidiaries maintain private H.Qs that are separate from Katz Group itself. Katz also owns 4 sports franchises through Rexall Sports, which is the sports division of the Katz Group.
Katz is a father of 2, and he is married to Renee Gouin, who is the daughter of the founder of the North American Construction Group, Jean Yvon Gouin. Katz owns a river-front mansion at 4 Valley Point, which is considered to be one of the biggest houses in Edmonton at 2,300 m2. The house is valued at C$20 Million. Katz is also a proud owner of various homes in the United States and British Columbia.