AbdulSamad Isyaku Rabiu CON was born on 4th August 1960 in Kano Nigeria. He is a Nigerian businessman. Abdul Samad is the founder and chairman of BUA Group, a Nigerian conglomerate with interests in manufacturing, infrastructure and agriculture with a revenue in excess of $2.5 billion. He is also the chairman of Nigerian Bank of Industry. He is married with four children.
In 2013, Forbes estimated Abdul Samad’s wealth at $1.2 billion, bringing him to the global billionaire’s club. In 2014, he came #1 372 in Forbes list of world billionaires. He is the 4th richest Nigerian with Femi Odetola.