Half of the top 10 richest men in China on Forbes Rich List 2014 are internet entrepreneurs, on top of which is Alibaba’s co-founder and chairman Jack Ma.
Jack Ma of Alibaba, becomes the number one in Hurun Rich List 2014, with a fortune of US$25 billion, surpassing Wang Jianlin of Wanda in second place with US$24.2 billion.
Hurun released the richest Chinese women list this week. The list shows there are 50 Chinese richest women who each has assets worth over RMB 5 billion ($0.81 billion) and 70% of them are self-made and 30% inherited wealth from their families.
The founder and chairman of Alibaba Group, Jack Ma (or Ma Yun), has a net worth of $21.8 billion, according to Bloomberg.
Forbes published its China Rich List 2013 on October 16, Baidu CEO Robin Li ranked the third in China Rich List. Tencent’s CEO Pony Ma and Alibaba’s founder Jack Ma were all on the top 10 list. Forbes’ China Rich List collected 168 billionaires, much more than last year’s 113 billionaires. The total wealth of […]