China's Rich List

jack ma

#1 Jack Ma

Net Worth: $38.2 Billion - Age: 55

  • Founder Alibaba Group
  • Record for biggest public stock offering in 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science
  • Hangzhou, China
Ma Huateng

#2 Ma Huateng

Net Worth: $36 Billion - Age: 48

  • Chairman and CEO of Tencent Holdings
  • Co-founded Tencent in 1998
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science
  • Shenzhen, China
Hui Ka Yan

#3 Hui Ka Yan

Net Worth: $27.7 Billion - Age: 61

  • Chairman of China Evergrande Group
  • One of China’s biggest real estate developers
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science
  • Shenzhen, China

#4 Sun Piaoyang

Net Worth: $25.8 Billion - Age: 61

  • Head of Jiangsu Hengrui Medicine
  • Turned state-led company into one of the largest producers of medicine
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science, Doctorate
  • Lianyungang, China

#5 Yang Huiyan

Net Worth: $23.9 Billion - Age: 38

  • Owner of 57% stake in Country Garden Holdings
  • Stake handed down by her father
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science
  • Foshan, China
He Xiangjian

#6 He Xiangjian

Net Worth: $23.2 Billion - Age: 77

  • Founder of Midea Group
  • Led 23 local residents from Beijiao to form a lid production workshop that became Midea in 1968.
  • No University education
  • Foshan, China
Colin Zheng Huang

#7 Colin Zheng Huang

Net Worth: $21.2 Billion - Age: 39

  • CEO of online discounter Pinduoduo
  • Serial entrepreneur founding Xinyoudi and Ouku.com
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science, Masters
  • Shanghai, China
William Lei Ding

#8 William Lei Ding

Net Worth: $17.2 Billion - Age: 48

  • Founder and CEO of Netease
  • Was China’s richest man in 2003
  • Bachelor of Arts/Science
  • Hangzhou, China

#9 Qin Yinglin

Net Worth: $16.6 Billion - Age: 54

  • Chairman of Muyuan Foodstuff
  • Largest pig breeder in the world’s biggest pork market
  • Animal Husbandry Major
  • Nanyang, China
Zhang Yiming

#10 Zhang Yiming

Net Worth: $16.2 Billion - Age: 36

  • Chairman of ByteDance
  • ByteDance is most known for its news app Toutiao and social video app TikTok
  • Bachelor of Engineering
  • Beijing, China

This information was taken from Forbes.com