Canada’s Richest People: The Complete Top 100 Ranking

The definitive Canadian Business Magazine ranking of Canada’s 100 Richest People and families

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This is the complete Canadian Business ranking of the 100 wealthiest individuals and families in Canada. Click or tap any entry for further details on their net worth, the companies they control, their overall asset mix and more.

Updated for 2017! Previous Top 100 Rankings: 2016 2015 2014
RankName, Location, CompaniesNet WorthDetails
1

Thomson Family

Toronto | Thomson Reuters, Woodbridge Co.
$39.13 billionComplete Profile »
2

Galen Weston

Toronto | George Weston, Associated British Foods, Loblaw, Selfridges, Holt Renfrew
$13.22 billionComplete Profile »
3

Saputo Family

Montreal | Saputo, Transforce
$10.61 billionComplete Profile »
4

Rogers Family

Toronto | Rogers Communications
$9.13 billionComplete Profile »
5

Garrett Camp

San Francisco | Uber, Stumbleupon
$8.93 billionComplete Profile »
6

Joseph Tsai

Hong Kong | Alibaba
$8.27 billionComplete Profile »
7

Irving Family

Saint John, N.B. | Irving Oil, J.D. Irving
$7.65 billionComplete Profile »
8

Desmarais Family

Montreal | Power Corp. of Canada
$6.71 billionComplete Profile »
9

Richardson Family

Winnipeg | James Richardson & Sons
$5.95 billionComplete Profile »
10

James Pattison

Vancouver | Jim Pattison Group
$5.74 billionComplete Profile »
11

Jeffrey S. Skoll

Palo Alto, Calif. | Ebay, Participant Media
$5.51 billionComplete Profile »
12

Carlo Fidani

Toronto | Orlando Corp.
$4.86 billionComplete Profile »
13

Azrieli Family

Montreal | Azrieli Group
$4.74 billionComplete Profile »
14

Bernard Sherman

Toronto | Apotex Group
$4.62 billionComplete Profile »
15

Richard Li

Hong Kong | PCCW
$4.44 billionComplete Profile »
16

Alain Bouchard

Laval, Que. | Alimentation Couche-Tard
$4.34 billionComplete Profile »
17

Estate of Wallace McCain

Toronto | Maple Leaf Foods, McCain Foods
$4.08 billionComplete Profile »
18

Daryl Katz

Edmonton | Katz Group, Edmonton Oilers
$4.05 billionComplete Profile »
19

Harrison McCain Family

Florenceville, N.B. | McCain Foods
$3.71 billionComplete Profile »
20

Bob Gaglardi

Vancouver | Northland Properties
$3.55 billionComplete Profile »
21

Aquilini Family

Vancouver | Aquilini Investment Group
$3.34 billionComplete Profile »
22

David Cheriton

Palo Alto, Calif. | Arista Networks, Google
$3.33 billionComplete Profile »
23

Mark Scheinberg

London | PokerStars
$3.31 billionComplete Profile »
24

Michael Lee-Chin

Burlington, Ont. | Portland Holdings, National Commercial Bank (in Jamaica).
$3.26 billionComplete Profile »
25

Fred & Ron Mannix

Calgary | Mancal Group
$3.17 billionComplete Profile »
26

Lalji Family

Vancouver | Larco Group of Cos.
$3.07 billionComplete Profile »
27

Frank Stronach

Oberwaltersdorf, Austria | Magna International
$3.04 billionComplete Profile »
28

N. Murray Edwards

Calgary | Canadian Natural Resources, Magellan Aerospace, Ensign Energy Services
$2.96 billionComplete Profile »
29

Gerry Schwartz & Heather Reisman

Toronto | Onex, Indigo Books & Music
$2.93 billionComplete Profile »
30

Dennis "Chip" Wilson

Vancouver | Lululemon Athletica KIT & ACE
$2.92 billionComplete Profile »
31

Apostolopoulos Family

Toronto | Triple Group
$2.87 billionComplete Profile »
32

Alexander Shnaider

Toronto | Midland Resources Holding Ltd.
$2.85 billionComplete Profile »
33

Peter Gilgan

Oakville, Ont. | Mattamy Homes
$2.71 billionComplete Profile »
34

Jean Coutu

Montreal | Jean Coutu Group
$2.7 billionComplete Profile »
35

Charles Bronfman

New York & Palm Beach, Fla. | Vivendi
$2.52 billionComplete Profile »
36

Jack Cowin

Sydney, Australia | Competitive Foods Australia
$2.48 billionComplete Profile »
37

Mitchell Goldhar

Toronto | SMART REIT
$2.38 billionComplete Profile »
38

Sobey Family

New Glasgow, N.S. | Empire Co. Ltd.
$2.33 billionComplete Profile »
39

Reichmann Family

Toronto | Reichmann International Development
$2.33 billionComplete Profile »
40

Slaight Family

Toronto | Standard Broadcasting.
$2.19 billionComplete Profile »
41

Guy Laliberté

Montreal | Cirque du Soleil
$2.18 billionComplete Profile »
42

Joseph & Ted Burnett

Toronto | Burnac Corp.
$2.18 billionComplete Profile »
43

Robert Miller

Montreal | Future Electronics
$2.14 billionComplete Profile »
44

Jacques D'Amours

Laval, Que. | Alimentation Couche-Tard
$2.13 billionComplete Profile »
45

Zekelman Family

Windsor, Ont. & Bloomfield Hills, Mich. | Atlas Tube
$2.12 billionComplete Profile »
46

Stephen Jarislowsky

Montreal | Jarislowsky Fraser
$2.11 billionComplete Profile »
47

Brandt Louie

Burnaby, B.C. | H.Y. Louie Co.
$2.1 billionComplete Profile »
48

Aldo Bensadoun

Montreal | Aldo Group
$2.07 billionComplete Profile »
49

Estate of Ronald Southern

Calgary | Atco, Canadian Utilities
$2.05 billionComplete Profile »
50

Marcel Adams

Montreal | Iberville Developments
$2.04 billionComplete Profile »
51

K. "Rai" Sahi

Toronto | Morguard, TWC Enterprises
$2.01 billionComplete Profile »
52

Lawrence Stroll

Geneva, Switzerland | Sportswear Holdings
$2.01 billionComplete Profile »
53

Rossy Family

Montreal | Dollarama
$1.99 billionComplete Profile »
54

Terry Matthews

Ottawa | Mitel Networks, Wesley Clover, March Networks
$1.99 billionComplete Profile »
55

Stewart Butterfield

California | Slack technologies
$1.97 billionComplete Profile »
56

JR Shaw

Calgary | Shaw Communications
$1.97 billionComplete Profile »
57

Bombardier Family

Montreal | Bombardier, BRP
$1.96 billionComplete Profile »
58

Molson Family

Montreal | Molson Coors Brewing
$1.95 billionComplete Profile »
59

Serge Godin

Westmount, Que. | CGI Group
$1.94 billionComplete Profile »
60

Michael G. DeGroote

Bermuda | Progressive Waste Solutions, Laidlaw
$1.85 billionComplete Profile »
61

Kruger Family

Montreal | Kruger, KP TISSUE
$1.83 billionComplete Profile »
62

Muzzo Estate

Woodbridge, Ont. | Muzzo Group
$1.82 billionComplete Profile »
63

Seymour Schulich

Toronto | Birchcliff Energy, Barrick Gold
$1.77 billionComplete Profile »
64

DeGasperis Family

Vaughan, Ont. | Condrain Group
$1.67 billionComplete Profile »
65

Samuel Family

Toronto | Samuel, Son & Co., Samuel Manu-Tech
$1.59 billionComplete Profile »
66

Greenberg Family

Ottawa | Minto Group
$1.58 billionComplete Profile »
67

Lawrence Tanenbaum

Toronto | Kilmer Van Nostrand, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment
$1.53 billionComplete Profile »
68

Ronald Joyce

Calgary | Tim Hortons
$1.53 billionComplete Profile »
69

Lawrence Ho

Hong Kong | Melco International Development
$1.49 billionComplete Profile »
70

John Risley

Chester, N.S. | Clearwater Seafoods, Columbus Communications
$1.43 billionComplete Profile »
71

Kenneth Rowe

Halifax | IMP Group International
$1.43 billionComplete Profile »
72

Eric Sprott

Toronto | Sprott
$1.41 billionComplete Profile »
73

Pierre Karl & Erik Péladeau

Montreal | Quebecor
$1.4 billionComplete Profile »
74

Shane Smith

Los Angeles | Vice Media
$1.38 billionComplete Profile »
75

John MacBain

Geneva, Switzerland | McCall McBain Foundation
$1.37 billionComplete Profile »
76

Rudy Bratty

Vaughan, Ont. | Remington Group
$1.37 billionComplete Profile »
77

Clay Riddell

Calgary | Paramount Resources, Trilogy Energy, Tourmaline Oil
$1.36 billionComplete Profile »
78

Hal Jackman

Toronto | E-L Financial
$1.3 billionComplete Profile »
79

Eugene Melnyk

Barbados | Acerus Pharmaceuticals, Ottawa Senators
$1.21 billionComplete Profile »
80

Robert Friedland

Singapore | Ivanhoe Mines
$1.18 billionComplete Profile »
81

David Werklund

Calgary | WerklUnd Capital, Tervita
$1.17 billionComplete Profile »
82

Vic De Zen

Vaughan, Ont. | Zzen Group, Vision Group
$1.16 billionComplete Profile »
83

Richard Fortin

Boucherville, Que. | Alimentation Couche-Tard
$1.16 billionComplete Profile »
84

Hassan Khosrowshahi

Vancouver | Inwest Investments, DRI Capital
$1.16 billionComplete Profile »
85

Charles Sirois

Verdun, Que. | Telesystem
$1.13 billionComplete Profile »
86

John Bragg

Collingwood Corner, N.S. | Oxford Frozen Foods, Bragg Communications, Bragg Lumber
$1.12 billionComplete Profile »
87

Latner Family

Toronto | L Group, Dynacare
$1.12 billionComplete Profile »
88

Caleb & Tom Chan

Vancouver | Burrard International Holdings
$1.08 billionComplete Profile »
89

Leon Family

Toronto | Leon's Furniture
$1.06 billionComplete Profile »
90

Hasenfratz Family

Guelph, Ont. | Linamar
$1.06 billionComplete Profile »
91

Leslie Dan

Toronto | Teva Pharmaceutical industries, Viventia Bio
$1.04 billionComplete Profile »
92

U. Gary Charlwood

Vancouver | Uniglobe Travel International Partnership, Century 21 Canada Partnership
$1.03 billionComplete Profile »
93

Mike Lazaridis

Waterloo, Ont. | Quantum Valley Investments, Blackberry
$974 millionComplete Profile »
94

Dave & Cliff Lede

Calgary | Ledcor Group
$956 millionComplete Profile »
95

Belkin Family

Vancouver | Belkorp Group
$949 millionComplete Profile »
96

Bruce Flatt

Toronto | Brookfield Asset Management
$920 millionComplete Profile »
97

Koschitzky Family

Toronto | IKO Group
$911 millionComplete Profile »
98

Robert (Bobby) Julien & Delia Moog

Toronto, West Palm Beach, Fla. | The Kolter Group
$904 millionComplete Profile »
99

Saul Feldberg

Toronto | Teknion, Global Group
$900 millionComplete Profile »
100

Rob McEwen

Toronto | McEwen Mining
$875 millionComplete Profile »

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