Janet Jackson's husband, or to be exact, her third hunky and rich hubby is one of the hot topics in the Internet today. Aside from being married to one of the most successful super stars, Janet's mystery man is actually a business tycoon who has not only established a name of his own but has earned at least 1 billion dollars at the age of 37. Want to know more about Janet Jackson's husband, Wissam Al Mana? Read on.
Wissam Al Mana is no royalty at all, but from the get go, you can tell right away that this man was born with a silver spoon. Janet Jackson's husband has an unmatched reputation in Qatar as the heir to a very lucrative family business he is currently managing alongside his two brothers.
Zap2It even noted that Wissam Al Mana has built a luxury empire under his built: the Al Mana Retail which represents to retail brands such as Giorgio Armani, Hermes, Roberto Cavalli and Balenciaga. Janet's other half even has his own stakes in the Saks Fifth Avenue stores in Dubai, Kuwait, and Bahrain. He is currently planning to open the flagship A/X Exchange in a Qatar shopping mall.
One time he was interviewed fof Bazaar Arabia and Wassim Al Mana revealed that his role model was no other than his own father. "My father was a very humble and down to earth man, and was known for being very honest and trustworthy," Wissam said. "He taught us many great values such as to treat our employees with dignity and respect."
Now you may be wondering how he ended up with the ever talented Janet Jackson. Well, let's just say Janet has always been Wassim's dream girl. "I think a man's dream woman changes as he goes through different stages in his life. I'm fortunate to be dating my dream woman now," he said.
"I don't date Janet Jackson. She is my girlfriend; there is a difference. She is a very special and talented woman who never ceases to amaze me," he once told VMAN magazine.
Although the couple is undeniably a match made in heaven, it is not surprising why many fans were shocked when they found out that Janet Jackson's husband is nine years younger than her.
The now-46-year-old singer revealed last year that she got married to Wissam in a secret wedding last year.
Interestingly, at first rumors spiralled claiming that the two are planning to wed; however, they surprised everyone when they told TMZ that that they were already married a year earlier.
"The rumors regarding an extravagant wedding are simply not true. Last year we were married in a quiet, private, and beautiful ceremony, the couple's statement reads.
This is actually Janet Jackson's 3rd marriage after she broke up with her second husband back in 1999.