Carlos Ghosn in an event.

Carlos Ghosn Net Worth: Houses & Income

Carlos Ghosn is a Lebanese, Brazilian-born businessman who has a net worth of around $120 Million. 

Carlos Ghosn was born on 9th March of 1954 in Porto Velho, Rondhonia, Brazil.

Although he was the CEO of Michelin North America, Chairman & CEO of Renault, Nissan, Mitsubishi Motors, he is now an internationally wanted fugitive.

Carlos Ghosing is Posing.
Carlos Ghosn posing for a camera

Meanwhile, Carlos committed the crime of violating the financial law of Japan in 2018 and has dramatically fleed from Japan to Lebanon, hiding in an instrument box.

Earlier, Carlos took control over the newly formed Renault-Nissan alliance in the early 2000s and uplifted its market value to compete with its various counterparts.

Also, he was ranked among the 50 most famous men in global business and politics.

Despite his criminal record, the business tycoon has collected his immense net worth from various investments and salaries, which we will know in detail.

Quick Facts

Meanwhile, here are quick facts about Carlos Ghosn before getting to know his net worth in more detail:

Full Name Carlos Ghosn
Net Worth $120 Million
Birth Date 9 March 1954
Known as Le Cost Killer
Age [calculate_years datestring=”03/09/1954″] Years Old
Birth Place Porto Velho, Rondhonia, Brazil
Religion Catholic
Nationality Lebanese-Brazilian
Ethnicity Not Available
Education Bachelor in Engineering
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Father’s Name Jorge Ghosn
Mother’s Name Rose Jazzar
Siblings Claudine Bichara de Oliveira
Height 5 Feet and 8 Inches
Weight 70 Kgs
Sexual Orientation Straight
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Profession Businessman
Roles CEO, Chairman
Associations Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi Alliance
Gender  Male
Marital Status Married
Spouse Rita Kordahi and Carole Nahas 
Children Caroline, Nadine, Maya, and Anthony
Social Media Twitter
Last Update [current-month], [current-year]

Carlos Ghosn Net Worth and Income

Meanwhile, Carlos Ghosn has been able to grab his multi-millionaire net worth with his various ventures.

Moreover, Carlos also earns from having 60% ownership in Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi.

During his tenure at the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the then businessman grabbed around $17 Million annually.

After that, however, he was fired from the company for his mishandling money.

If he were loyal to the company, his expected net worth would have been exceeded over $200 Million as of today.

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Net Worth of Carlos Ghosn in different currencies

Meanwhile, here is the net worth of Carlos Ghosn in different currencies around the globe.

Currency Net Worth
Euro € 102,306,600
Pound Sterling £ 86,761,800
Australian Dollar A$ 163,487,760
Canadian Dollar C$ 150,294,000
Indian Rupee ₹ 8,917,278,000
BitCoin ฿ 2712.62

Houses and Cars


Meanwhile, with such a huge net worth, Carlos Ghosn owned multiple houses. His property around the globe is regarded to be around $25 Million.

Carlos is believed to have immense property in Lebanon, while his mansion in Tokyo and France has been seized.

And Nissan has claimed to hold all of his property after he escaped.

Beirut Home

Carlos owns a house in Beirut, Lebanon, which is a multi-storeyed home. The mansion is believed to be $3 Million.

It is situated 400m from the Mediterranean Sea Front, which is pink and white.

Baabda House

Also, Carlos has another property in Baabda, which is situated 20 Kilometers from Beirut.

He used to live in this house with his spouse about a decade ago, which is believed to be already sold by Ghosn.

Tokyo House

Also, Carlos owned property in Tokyo and used to live there before fleeing to Lebanon.

The house is in nude color and has two shutters near the entrance.

Also, during his tenure as CEO, Nissan paid him around $9000 per month to have an apartment in Amsterdam and an additional $9000 per month for his Tokyo apartment.

Besides these, the company also owned a $70Million Gulfstream G650 that Carlos could use regularly.


Meanwhile, being the CEO of the Car Company, the business magnate owned a luxurious car in his collection.

The interesting thing is he only used Nissan Car, and they used to be designed as per his idea with the help of the Engineers.

Usually, the cost of his car was around $113,000 to over $212,000.

Lifestyle and Vacations


Meanwhile, before his arrest, the business tycoon lived a luxurious lifestyle anyone dreamt of.

He enjoyed the lavishing lifestyle of being the CEO of the biggest automobile company on the globe.

Also, he used to throw lavishing parties in some of the expensive places like the Palace of Versailles.

Carlos Ghosn is Posing in a Suit.
Carlos Ghosn is Posing in a Suit.

And, the business tycoon loves spending time in his hometown, goes out hiking with his friend around Beruit, and plays online Bridge.

His Clothes include an expensive suit brand over $8000, while his shoes cost over $4500.

Further, he used to has the famous Rolex Watches in his collection.

Carlos is concerned about his health a lot and adopts a healthy lifestyle.

He normally takes heavy brunch and light dinner and suggests drinking a lot of fluids.

Also, Ghosn loves playing adventurous games and goes out to many adventurous places around the globe.


Meanwhile, being the former CEO of the famous automobile industry, Carlos used to head for various places around the globe.

Earlier, he has been to Japan, French, the USA, and Lebanon quite often.

And, he also has been to Milano, Germany, to spend his free time with his family and kids before his arrest.

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Annual Earnings and Books

Annual Earnings

Meanwhile, Carlos had impressive earnings right from the start of his career.

In 2009, his salary was just $9.3 Million, which doubled in a decade.

Similarly, Carlos’s Salary grew to $10.14 Million in 2010 and over $13.77 Million in 2011.

Carlos was paid around $12.75 Million annually in 2013, while in 2014, Ghosn was paid around $17.45 Million.

Similarly, in 2015, Ghosn received a salary of around $17.81 Million, and it went just a little higher, standing at $17.83 Million in 2016.

In 2017, he got around $16.99 Million, while his salary was around $17 Million in 2018.

Following this, he was captured for mishandling a huge sum of money.


Meanwhile, the business mogul has written various books during his life as well.

He has written a book called ‘Shift: Inside Nissan Historic Revival‘ which costs around  $34.37 for the paperback edition, while the hardcover edition costs around $38.94.

Similarly, the business tycoon also wrote “Broken Alliances: Inside the Rise and Fall of a Global Automotive Empire” in 2021.


Meanwhile, right after his study, Carlos was made the Chief Operating Officer of Michelin’s South American Operation worth $300 Million.

And, he went to Rio de Janerio, where he was reporting to Francois Michelin directly.

And, his excellent skills and decision, the division became profitable in less than two years and was appointed as CEO and Chairman of Michelin North America.

Carlos Ghosn in a interview.
Carlos Ghosn in an interview.

While in 1999, Ghosn bought the 36.8% stake in Nissan and soon joined the company as CEO becoming the president in 2000. Nissan was then at a debt of around $20 billion.

In addition, the business tycoon bought the Nissan to a dramatic profit from the loss of more than $6 billion to the profit of over $2.7 Billion.

And Forbes has regarded Carlos as the hardest working man in the global car business.


Meanwhile, an escapee and former business tycoon have a soft corner for philanthropic causes.

Earlier, he donated a sum of money to the Beirut Museum of Arts during his tenure at Nissan.

Despite his criminal record, he is still regarded as the Honorary Chairman of the Institution.

Besides these, Ghosn used to attend various charitable shows and fundraising events.

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Social Media

Meanwhile, even though he is a wanted criminal, the business tycoon has a Twitter account with over 55.2k followers.

Similarly, Carlos Ghosn also has a website.

3 Facts about Carlos Ghosn

  • Meanwhile, Carlos was regarded as the celebrity of Japan, and even his life story was turned into a Comic book.
  • Even, he had a ‘Bento Box’ renamed after him in Japan, which is home packed takeout meal famous in Japan,
  • And, he can speak French, Portuguese, Arabic, and English fluently.


“I have my family, my children – I have a lot of outside activities. “

“At the age of 20, I bought a used Fiat 127. This was the only one I could afford!”

“You’ll never convince me there is a hopeless situation or there is any finality in any success or any failure.”


Where is Carlos Ghosn now?

Carlos Ghosn is now in Beirut, Lebanon, after escaping from Japan, hiding in an instrument box.

Who helped Carlos escape Japan?

Carlos was assisted by the former Green Beret, Michael Taylor, and his son Peter Maxwell Taylor in a filmy way.

What is Nissan’s Net Worth?

Meanwhile, Nissan’s Net worth is believed to be over $153 Billion.

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