About Wissam Al Mana - Businessman Who is Janet Jackson's Former Husband
Wissam Al Mana is Qatari-born retail entrepreneur and he is the executive director of the Al Mana Retail Group. The group's activities include food and beverage, technology, media, retail, real estate, and service.
He was born on January 01, 1975, in Doha, Qatar. He is known by his short name as "Sam". When he was two years his family moved to London.
He follows Islam religion and his zodiac sign is Capricorn. He is also the former husband of popular American singer, songwriter, actress Janet Damita Jo Jackson. He is a self-made renowned well-established entrepreneur.
Let's find some amazing facts about Al Mana.
What's Al mana net worth?
"Al Mana" executive director, Wissam Al Mana has an estimated net worth of $1 billion which she accumulated from his business. He has operated over 300 outlets and his company Al mana represents brands covering most areas of retail.
Multi-talented Al Mana has functioned in almost every sector of business.
Al Mana completed his secondary education in London, he moved to the United States where he obtained a degree from George Washington University, before returning to the London School of Economics for a Master's in Business Administration.
Former Wife: Janet Jackson
Wissam hugely attracted the attention of all media when he began dating pop superstar Janet Jackon. Well, the couple met in 2010 at the opening of a hotel in Dubai.
They dated for two years and got secretly married in 2012. They have welcomed a charming little prince to their world. Unfortunately, they decided to split ways in 2017.
Reason for Divorce
The couple got a divorce in April 2017 the main reason for their apart was Wissam's insisted Janet live according to strict Muslim Law and very controlling nature, where she was not allowed to appear in public, even leave the house while she was breastfeeding,
Well, they belong to different cultures and very different worlds so that is a part of their ways. And also he is nine years younger than Janet Jackson. The amount for settlement is over $250 million.
Father of Child
On January 3, 2017, Mana announced the birth of their first son, Eissa AI Mana. Wissam became more famous once their son was born. After his divorce, he and his wife got 50/50 custody of their son.
Wissam AI Mana's Career
At an early age, his love for fashion and style led to his upbringing in London. At the age of 14, he began applying to every fashion boutique on the King's Road and found a weekend job at a multi-brand store.
After graduating from college, he went to work for the family business - Al Mana Group. His father Saleh Al Hamad Al Mana was the founder and now owned and run by Wissam and his brother Hisham and Kamal. He is the executive director of the company.
He has brought and operates multiple companies like Harvey Nichols, Saks Fifth Avenue, Hermes, Giorgio Armani, Balenciaga, Roberto Cavalli, Dolce & Gabbana, and a host of other stores and luxury brands under Al Mana Group. He has collaborated on a variety of food and beverage assets, Flagship A/X Exchange, and many more.
He is a successful businessman as well as he gives time and resources a warm smile that changes the lives of needy people. He has been associated with the foundation like:-"UNICEF", " Women's Voice Now", "Hoping Foundation", "Reach out Asia", "SOS Children's Village". and so on.
A good looking personality Al Mana's stand at 5 feet 10 inches (178cm) and weigh 78 kg. He looks amazing with brown eyes and black hair color. He has well maintained his body.
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