8. Manny Mashouf – bebe, $ 1.3 billion
Manny Mashouf is an American businessman born in capital. He came to the USA in his teens and settled first in Washington DC, then in San Francisco. There, he went to San Francisco State University and graduated with a political science degree. He is the founder and present chairman of bebe stores. Bebe (pronounced: bee-bee) Currently Bebe has 297 branches in North America. He has recently pledged 10 million dollars to his alma mater, San Francisco State.