8. Portia Simpson Miller – $20 Million
Portia Simpson Miller is one of the richest and powerful women in Jamaica. Dorothy McClarty estimated net worth is US$20 million and is ranked at No. 8 in the list of top 10 richest women in Jamaica as given the impression in financial magazines such as Forbes and Bloomberg.
She has been a professional politician throughout her career and is generally acknowledged as one of the most popular Prime Ministers in the Caribbean.
Her hugs are legendary .She has made Shaggy’s ‘Strength of a Woman’ her personal anthem. It is said that she can carry a general election all by herself which makes her political dynamite.
The records show that Simpson Miller has approximately J$2,249,995 in savings at two local institutions and $50,000 in stocks. In addition, she holds US$92,700 in US currency accounts at two local institutions.