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Entertainment of Monday, 1 August 2022


Tony Elumelu: The business tycoon with impeccable fashion sense

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Anthony Onyemaechi Elumelu is a Nigerian economist, philanthropist and billionaire.

He chairs Heirs Holdings, Transcorp and is the founder of The Tony Elumelu Foundation.

In 2020, Elumelu was named on Time's list of the 100 most influential people in the world

According to Forbes, his estimated net worth is pegged to be US$900 million as of January 2020.

Aside from his great commitment to improving businesses and entrepreneurs in Africa, one thing you cannot take away from the 59-years-old billionaire is his excellent taste in fashion.

As a business executive, Tony has an enviable wardrobe filled with amazing outfits for every occasion.

His Instagram page is never a bore as the platform serves as where he posts most about his social life.

In this article, MyNigeria takes a look at times the billionaire showed the world his impeccable taste in fashion.

1. Business suits

As a bank executive, Tonly Elumelu is mostly seen in suits and ties. This is a required dress code for every male staff working in banks and Tony shows a good example by sticking to this dress code.

2. Casual outfits

Apart from wearing suits almost all the time, Tony Elumelu also knows how to rock casual clothing like a young man with swag.

3. Gym and sports wear

He also loves to dress down in sport wears and athleisure fashion.

Tony loves to keep fit and there are lots of pictures of him at the gym exercising with nice gym outfits too. No wonder he looks younger and trimmer for a man his age.

4. Airport styles

As an entrepreneur and a bank executive, Tony is required to travel around a lot and the billionaire loves to do so in style.

He is mostly seen in jeans, T-shirts and joggers while traveling around in his private jet. He brings his swag on when he is in the mood to have a good time in lovely shoes, sneakers and boots.

5. Traditional wear

Despite the fact that Tony loves his suit, he is also a great lover of traditional outfits.

The billionaire has been seen on several occasions rocking Nigerian-made designs to church, weddings among other occasions.