Richard Kinder[table border=”0″]Net Worth, $9.8 Billion,,,
Source of Wealth, Businessman,,,
Richard Kinder currently heads the Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, a Houston, Texas-based subsidiary of Kinder Morgan, Inc. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners owns and/or operates numerous energy-producing or stage facilities, petroleum pipelines and more.
Kinder began as an investor in real estate and a lawyer after graduating from the University of Missouri. He eventually joined the Enron Corporation, leaving before the later scandals that would end the company. Kinder Morgan hired many of the workers from Enron, including the initial whistleblower.
Kinder is currently listed as the richest man in Houston, and on the List of Billionaires he ranks as one of America’s richest men.