Nasser Al-Khelaifi is a businessman from Qatar, who is best known as the CEO of beIN Media Group. He is the president of the Qatar Tennis Foundation and Paris Saint-German and is the vice-president of Asian Tennis Federation. He serves as a member of FIFA Club World Cup and is the CEO and chairman of France’s Paris Saint-Germain Football Club. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Nasser Al-Khelaifi in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Nasser bin Ghanim Al-Khelaïfi was born on 12 November 1973, in Doha, Qatar. He comes from the Qatari royal family and maintains a very low key profile. Not much is known about his parents and siblings.
Coming to his educational background, after completing his schooling from a high school, he went to Qatar University for his bachelor’s degree. He was interested in tennis from a young age and has also been a former tennis player.
According to reports, Nasser Al-Khelaifi is not married to date. There are no rumors regarding him if he has dated anyone in the past. He has been dedicated to his career. But he is a very good looking person and could soon get attached with the woman of his life.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 1992, Nasser Al-Khelaifi became a professional tennis player. He retired from tennis in 2004. He has played both singles and doubles and has entered inside the world top 1000 in the singles rankings of 2002. In 2013, he was named as the chairman and CEO of beIN Sports. It has got 22 channels and operates in several countries across the world.
In 2011, he was named as Qatar Sports Investments’ chairman. That same year, they acquired ‘Paris Saint-Germain’ and Naseer was named as the CEO and chairman of the club. In 2012, he won the French Sports Business award and had also been named as the “most powerful man in French football”.
The club Paris Saint-Germain has been successful enough to reach the quarterfinals of UEFA Champions League. He has also appeared in the list of “30 Under 30”. In 2013, he became a minister of the Qatar government without holding a portfolio.
Net Worth & Earnings
A man who has held several portfolios in his career must have got a good net worth. He is a very successful individual who comes from the royal family and has got a net worth of over $100 million. Right from starting his career as a professional tennis player to becoming a minister in his country, he has also served as the president of ATF (West Asia). Apart, from tennis, he is also interested in football and is the CEO of a well-known French club.
Naseer Al-Khelaifi is a very successful person who is popular not just in tennis but also in football. He is also very popular on the social media and has got more than 10,000 followers on Instagram. Although he has kept his profile less-public, he has contributed a lot for sports.