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Black CEO Craig Arnold rakes in $30 million in 2023

Arnold assumed the roles of chairman and CEO of Eaton on June 1, 2016. He owns a beneficial 0.13 percent stake in the power company.

Meet Clifton R. Wharton, Jr.: First Black CEO of a Fortune 500 company

Wharton, Jr.'s story is an extraordinary tale of a man who refused to be limited by the societal constraints of his time.

Ursula Burns, first Black woman CEO of Fortune 500 company, rakes in $3.4 million from Uber stake

The meteoric rise in Uber's share price has propelled the company's market ca. to more than $90 billion, resulting in lucrative gains for its investors, including Burns.

Top Black CEO Marvin Ellison rakes in almost $7 million from Lowe’s shares

Ellison's minority 0.038-percent stake in Lowe's translates to a total of 224,800 shares.

Meet Calvin Butler, Jr., one of the newest Black executives leading America’s biggest companies

As corporate America embraces change and inclusivity, Calvin Butler, Jr. stands at the forefront, leading with purpose and vision.


South African tycoon Tshepo Mahloele hits jackpot, gains $39 million from Capitec

Mahloele holds a 7.26-percent indirect stake, translating to 8,409,802 ordinary shares in Capitec Bank through Lebashe Holdings.

Nigerian billionaire Mike Adenuga’s oil firm to distribute $2.2-million dividend to shareholders

Under the astute leadership of Adenuga, Conoil has solidified its position as a dominant force in Nigeria's petroleum marketing industry.

Moroccan pharma tycoon Lamia Tazi suffers $3-million loss from Sothema stake

Tazi, the CEO and chairperson of Sothema holds a substantial 8.4-percent stake in the leading healthcare company.

Gilbert Chagoury: Controversial billionaire awarded contract to construct Lagos-Calabar Coastal Highway

Back in 1971, Gilbert Chagoury and his younger brother, Ronald Chagoury, set the stage for their remarkable journey by founding the Chagoury Group.