China is exactly located in the Eastern part of Asia. It is known to be the most crowded country when it comes to human population. Its capital city is the historic Beijing. When it comes to wealth, China is one of those richest countries. Here are the top 10 richest people in China in the year 2015:
10. Wei Jianjun
This Chinese billionaire is the man behind the biggest and famous sport utility vehicle makers in China. This is none other than Great Wall Motors. It is actually where he gets his net worth that reaches $8.9 billion. At the moment, he’s 51 years of age.
9. Wang Wenyin
This wealthy businessman is the one who run the Amer International Group. It is big-time company that’s supplying copper products and cable in the entire China. This businessman is also very interested about mining. Currently, he’s 47 years old and he has a net worth of $9.9 billion.
8. He Xiangjian
This successful man is the owner of Midea Group. It’s a home appliance making company that is very popular in China. This business icon is currently 72 years old, and he is living in Foshan, China. He’s married and has 3 children. His net worth reaches as much as $9.9 billion.
7. Zong Qinghou
This billionaire is 69 years of age. He owns Hangzhou Wahaha Group, which is a beverage company that’s manufacturing tea drinks and bottled water. He founded such company in the year 1987. Currently, the one who run it is his daughter Kelly. His net worth is around $10.3 billion.
6. Lei Jun
Lei Jun is known to be the China’s Steve Jobs. It’s because he owns a mobile company that offers high quality yet affordable phones. Moreover, he’s the current chairman of Kingsoft, a famous gaming company in China. With this, there is no question why he has $13.2 billion net worth.
5. Robin Li
At his current age of 46, this Chinese billionaire already earns a net worth of $15.3 billion. He owns the Nasdaq-listed Baidu where he’s the current CEO. This is actually the number one online search company China has to offer. He’s now happily married, living in Beijing China.
4. Ma Huateng
This 43-year-old Chinese businessman has a total net worth of $16.1 billion. He actually has a nickname of “Pony”. His big income comes from Tencent, a Chinese Internet company that he owns. This online company offers online games that have made with messaging feature.
3. Li Hejun
Living in Beijing, China, Li Hejun is 47 years old. He is a Chinese businessman who has $21.1 billion net worth. He owns the Hanergy Holdings, which is a company that deals with thin-film solar technology. He also owns large hydropower plants that give him more income.
2. Jack Ma
Having $22.7 billion of net worth, this Chinese businessman is living in Hangzhou, China. He’s currently 50 years old. Before he became billionaire, he used to be a teacher. It was in September 2014 when he seized the world’s business spotlight. His e-commerce company known as Alibaba Group was offered by the Stock Exchange in New York with $25 billion.
1. Wang Jianlin
This 60-year-old wealthy man is living in Beijing, China. He’s actually the richest man in China, with a $24.2 billion net worth. Today, he is running a real estate company that focuses on commercial establishments. This company is known as Dalian Wanda Group.
These are the top 10 richest people in China in 2015. All people in the world must make them as great models in the business industry.