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Adalat and Arshad Chaudhary
Cash and carry
Rank 2017
228=
Worth
£540m
Rise/fall
£30m
Father and son Adalat, 82, and Arshad, 57, are directors of the west London-based Bestway cash-and-carry, pharmacies and financial services conglomerate headed by Sir Anwar Pervez (qv). Profits reached a record £401m in 2015-16. The separate Bestway Northern adds £200m. We value the businesses together at £5.5bn and the Chaudharys own 9.5%.