Suat Gunsel Net Worth : $1.1 Billion
Native to Paphos, Cyprus, Suat Gunsel was born on August 3, 1952. He has earned a net worth of $1.1 billion through founding various businesses. In addition, he currently owns the largest educational group in Northern Cyprus. Near East University was started by Suat Gunsel and has helped make Gunsel the 1,140th richest person around the globe.
In addition to his educational interests, Suat Gunsel has interests in plastics, telecommunications, financial companies, hospitals and a gas station. When he is not working, Suat Gunsel spends his free time riding horses and running. He also enjoys collecting stamps, playing tennis and spending time with his family. He owns multiple antique cars and has three children.
In recent years, he has been given honorary degrees from Azerbaijan State University, Odlar Yurdu University and the Komrat University. His contributions to Cyprus and the rest of the region have been recognized with awards like the Turksoy Golden Medal of Honor and the Honorary Medal of Gagauzian. In addition, he was appointed the Plenary Ambassador of TRNC in 2010. By 2011, Suat Gunsel was given the Golden Honorary Plaquet by the Center of Islam for his work with and significant contributions to the Islamic Conference Organization.