Perhaps we could learn something from these 10 richest men in Malaysia and start to build our own wealth as well. Following are the list of Malaysian’s richest people:
1. Robert Kuok
The founder of Kuok Group. At the age of 85, he is the richest Malaysian with an estimation of $9 billion.
2. Ananda Krishnan
He runs Maxis Communications (Maxis 012 / 017). At the age of 71, he is worth $7 billion.
Trivia: He has a son who is a monk living in a forest.
3. Lee Sin Cheng
He owns IOI Group. He is 70 years old and he is worth $3.2 billion.
4. Lee Kim Hua
FYI, the richest woman in Malaysia and also the wife of Lim Goh Tong (Genting). She might be 80 years old but her husband’s wealth is worth $2.5 billion.
5. Teh Hong Piow
I am sure everyone knows Public Bank. He owns the bank. Now he owns $2.4 billion of assets at the age of 79.
6. Quek Leng Chan
68 years old and has $2.3 billion. A nice way for retirement. Quek is associated with Hong Leong Group.
7. Yeoh Tiong Lay
This is the man behind YTL Group and he has $1.8 billion.
8. Syed Mokhtar Albukhary
He controls MMC (Malaysia Mining Corp.) and he has $1.1 billion.
9. Tiong Hiew King
He is the man of news and publishing (Chinese Media International) and he has about $1 billion of wealth.
10. Vincent Tan
He runs Berjaya. Therefore he is worth $750 million.
Are you going to be making your way up the ladder as well?