Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal is a member of the Saudi royal family who has built up a fortune through entrepreneurship and investment in real estate and the stock market. His philanthropic contributions are wide-ranging and include a contribution of $20 million to found the Centre for Christian-Muslim Understanding at Georgetown University, which remains one of the key institutions globally working on Christian-Muslim relations. He recently announced that he would donate his entire fortune to charity. His net worth is estimated at $18 billion, according to Forbes, making him the 41st richest person in the world on their list published in 2016.
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