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China’s Billionaires: Richest People In China, 2020

Tencent founder Ma Huateng (aka Pony Ma)

With an estimated net worth of $44.9 billion, Tencent Holdings chairman and CEO Ma Huateng is the wealthiest person in China, that’s according to CEOWORLD magazine’s Rich List Index For 2020. The number two spot for China was occupied by Alibaba founder Jack Ma with a net worth of $44.7 billion.

Hui Ka Yan is the chairman and largest shareholder of Evergrande, one of China’s biggest real-estate developers, is the third richest person in the country; his net worth stands at $35.5 billion. According to the financial publication’s annual listing, 2019 saw the total wealth of the top 10 richest people in China hits a new record high of $266.3 billion.

In other words, the wealth of the top 10 richest people in China accounts for 1.88% of China’s GDP ($14,140.16 billion). Yang Huiyan, vice-chairman of Chinese property developer Country Garden Holdings, and He Xiangjian, founder of home appliance-maker Midea Group, rounded up the top five wealthiest people in China with $$27.4 billion and $26 billion, respectively.

To identify the wealthiest people in China, CEOWORLD magazine reviewed numerous national and international media reports. Additional information about the billionaires came from Forbes global index, Bloomberg Billionaires Index, CEOWORLD magazine’s rich list index, Hurun rich list, and all estimated net worth figures are in U.S. dollars. CEOWORLD magazine’s Rich list was compiled using shareholding and financial information obtained from the media reports and individuals, analysts, stock exchanges, and regulatory agencies. This list encompasses family fortunes, including those shared among extended families of multiple generations. The minimum to make the list was $1 billion. Who Are CHINA’s Top Billionaires?

China’s Billionaires: Richest People In China, 2020

RankNameNet worth (USD)AgeIndustries
1Ma Huateng$44.9 billion48internet media
2Jack Ma$44.7 billion55e-commerce
3Hui Ka Yan$35.5 billion61real estate
4Yang Huiyan$27.4 billion38real estate
5He Xiangjian$26 billion77home appliances
6William Lei Ding$21.2 billion48online games
7Colin Zheng Huang$19.7 billion39e-commerce
8Zhang Yiming$16.2 billion36software
9Zhang Zhidong$15.4 billion48internet media
10Wang Jianlin$15.3 billion65real estate
11Qin Yinglin$14.5 billion54pig breeding
12Zhong Huijuan$14.2 billion59pharmaceuticals
13Wu Yajun$13.9 billion56real estate
14Li Shufu$13.8 billion56automobiles
15Wang Wei$13.3 billion50package delivery
16Pang Kang$13 billion63soy sauce maker
17Sun Piaoyang$12.9 billion61pharmaceuticals
18Lei Jun$11.6 billion50smartphones
19Wang Wenyin$10.8 billion52mining, copper products
20Robin Li$10.2 billion51internet search
21Liu Yonghao$10.1 billion68agribusiness
22Zhang Bangxin$9.9 billion40education
23Xu Shihui$9.9 billion62snacks, beverages
24Li Xiting$9.4 billion69medical devices
25Wang Xing$9.3 billion40e-commerce
26Xu Hang$9.3 billion53medical devices
27Ma Jianrong$9.1 billion56textiles, apparel
28Richard Qiangdong Liu$8.8 billion45e-commerce
29Zhang Jindong$8.6 billion56appliance retailer
30Zong Qinghou$8.4 billion74beverages
31Chen Bang$8.4 billion54hospitals
32Zhang Fan$8.4 billion54touch screens
33Fan Hongwei$8.1 billion53petrochemicals
34Kei Hoi Pang$8 billion54real estate
35Cai Kui$8 billion57real estate
36Tse Ping$7.8 billion68pharmaceuticals
37Jiang Rensheng$7.7 billion66vaccines
38Dang Yanbao$7.4 billion46coal
39Zeng Fangqin$7.3 billion54smartphone components
40Guo Guangchang$7.2 billion52conglomerate
41Lu Zhongfang$6.9 billion77automobile service
42Liang Wengen$6.8 billion63construction equipment
43Cen Junda$6.7 billion55pharmaceuticals
44Ding Shizhong$6.2 billion49sports apparel
45Yao Zhenhua$6.1 billion49conglomerate
46Wang Zhenhua$6.1 billion57real estate
47Ding Shijia$6.1 billion56sportswear
48Liu Yongxing$6 billion71diversified
49Wang Laichun$6 billion52electronics components
50Wang Laisheng$6 billion55electronics components
51Chan Laiwa$5.8 billion79real estate
52Zhou Hongyi$5.3 billion49security software
53Wang Yusuo$5.2 billion55natural gas distribution
54Che Jianxing$5 billion53furniture retailing
55Wang Wenxue$5 billion52real estate
56Lin Li$4.9 billion56investments
57Lai Meisong$4.9 billion49package delivery
58Yao Liangsong$4.9 billion55furniture
59Chen Dongsheng$4.9 billion62insurance
60Benjamin Zhengmin Pan$4.9 billion50electronics
61Frank Wang$4.8 billion39drones
62Wang Chuanfu$4.6 billion53batteries, automobiles
63Wei Jianjun$4.5 billion55automobiles
64Huang Shilin$4.5 billion53batteries
65Du Weimin$4.5 billion56vaccines
66Wang Liping$4.4 billion53hydraulic machinery
67Wang Wenjing$4.4 billion55business software
68Cheng Xue$4.2 billion49soy sauce
69Zhang Tao$4.2 billion47e-commerce
70Zhu Baoguo$4.2 billion57pharmaceuticals
71Nie Tengyun$4.1 billion43logistics
72Wang Linpeng$4 billion51furniture retailing
73Jiang Bin$3.9 billion53acoustic components
74Jason Jiang$3.9 billion47advertising
75Zhao Yan$3.9 billion53real estate, finance
76Shi Yonghong$3.9 billion51restaurants
77Qi Shi$3.9 billion50financial information
78Li Haiyan$3.9 billion-restaurants
79Chen Jianhua$3.9 billion49chemicals
80Chu Mang Yee$3.9 billion60real estate
81Fang Wei$3.8 billion46steel
82Dong Wei$3.8 billion49pharmaceuticals
83Yu Yong$3.7 billion58mining
84Fu Liquan$3.7 billion52surveillance equipment
85Feng Hailiang$3.7 billion59copper, education
86Qiu Guanghe$3.7 billion68fashion retail
87Huang Rulun$3.5 billion68real estate
88Michael Minhong Yu$3.5 billion58education
89Zhang Xin & Pan Shiyi$3.5 billion54real estate
90Zhang Jin$3.5 billion48diversified
91Li Zhongchu$3.5 billion56software
92Zhang Hongwei$3.5 billion65oil, banking
93Zhou Jianping$3.5 billion59fashion retail
94Wong Luen Hei$3.4 billion58building materials
95Gao Dekang$3.4 billion67apparel
96Lu Zhiqiang$3.4 billion67real estate
97Xu Jingren$3.3 billion75pharmaceuticals
98Zhang Wenzhong$3.3 billion58supermarkets
99Lu Xiangyang$3.3 billion57automobiles, batteries
100An Kang$3.3 billion71pharmaceuticals
101Zhang Li$3.2 billion67real estate
102Micree Zhan$3.2 billion41Cryptocurrency mining chips
103Yi Zheng$3.2 billion49software
104Lin Xiucheng$3.1 billion64electronics
105Shum Chiu Hung$3 billion50real estate
106Ke Zunhong$3 billion65pharmaceuticals
107Lin Jianhua$3 billion57solar panel components
108Jiang Weiping$3 billion64chemicals
109Li Liufa$3 billion62steel, diversified
110Su Suyu$2.9 billion71utilities, real estate
111Su Hua$2.9 billion38video streaming
112Liu Ming Hui$2.9 billion57natural gas distribution
113Wu Zhigang$2.9 billion85bakery chain
114Ji Qi$2.9 billion53hotels, motels
115Liu Zhongtian$2.8 billion55aluminum products
116Xue Xiangdong$2.8 billion60software
117Cai Dongchen$2.8 billion66pharmaceuticals
118Zhang Daocai$2.6 billion70valves
119Liu Hanyuan$2.6 billion56agribusiness
120Li Shuirong$2.6 billion63petrochemicals
121Hu Baifan$2.5 billion57pharmaceuticals
122Wang Xicheng$2.5 billion71tires
123Kong Jian Min$2.5 billion52real estate
124Ou Zongrong$2.5 billion56real estate
125Sun Shoukuan$2.5 billion70metals, coal
126Geng Jianming$2.5 billion57real estate
127Tong Jinquan$2.5 billion65real estate
128Luo Liguo$2.5 billion63chemicals
129Huang Li$2.5 billion56imaging systems
130Pei Zhenhua$2.5 billion61batteries
131Li Guoqiang$2.4 billion56auto dealerships
132Liang Xinjun$2.4 billion52conglomerate
133Wang Zhendong$2.4 billion43education
134Li Gaiteng$2.4 billion47hair dryers
135Tian Ming$2.4 billion66measuring instruments
136Zhou Bajin$2.4 billion84auto parts
137Xu Chuanhua$2.4 billion85chemicals, logistics
138Cao Longxiang$2.4 billion62pharmaceuticals
139Sze Man Bok$2.4 billion70hygiene products
140Wang Changtian$2.4 billion54TV, movie production
141Wang Yanqing$2.4 billion53electrical equipment
142Hui Lin Chit$2.4 billion66hygiene products
143Liu Jincheng & family$2.3 billion55lithium batteries
144Gu Yuhua$2.3 billion70furniture
145Huang Qiaoling$2.3 billion61amusement parks
146Wu Shaoxun$2.3 billion64wine
147Huang Zhenda$2.3 billion72construction
148Mao Lixiang$2.3 billion79cooking appliances
149Zuo Hui$2.3 billion49real estate services
150Chi Yufeng$2.3 billion49software
151Guo Ziwen$2.3 billion56real estate
152Xu Xudong$2.2 billion49auto parts
153Ren Jianhua$2.2 billion63kitchen appliances
154Song Zuowen$2.2 billion72aluminum, diversified
155Shen Guojun$2.2 billion57retail
156Wan Long$2.2 billion79food
157Pan Weiming$2.2 billion56real estate
158Melissa Ma$2.2 billion50internet search
159Dong Fan$2.2 billion50medical devices
160Chen Xueli$2.2 billion68pharmaceuticals
161Lee Yin Yee$2.2 billion68glass
162Fu Guangming$2.2 billion66poultry
163Zhang Xuexin$2.2 billion72aluminum
164Cheng Yixiao$2.2 billion-video streaming app
165Hu Kaijun$2.2 billion58pharmaceuticals
166Liang Feng$2.1 billion51manufacturing
167Chen Kaixuan$2.1 billion61household chemicals
168Chen Hua$2.1 billion54real estate
169Chen Jinxia$2.1 billion51investments
170Ruan Shuilong$2.1 billion84chemicals
171Wang Chaobin$2.1 billion64real estate
172Yan Zhi$2.1 billion47real estate
173Pan Laican$2.1 billion-soy sauce
174Liang Yunchao$2 billion51nutrition supplements
175Sun Guangxin$2 billion57diversified
176Lam Kong$2 billion55pharmaceuticals
177Zhang Xuansong$2 billion48supermarkets
178Shen Wenrong$2 billion73steel production
179Zhong Shanshan$2 billion65beverage, pharmaceutical
180Chen Fashu$2 billion59investments
181Li Hongxin$2 billion66paper & related products
182Li Li$2 billion54healthcare
183Xue Hua$2 billion50Agribusiness
184Huang Wei$1.9 billion60real estate
185Xu Shugen$1.9 billion54construction, mining machinery
186Li Weiwei$1.9 billion43online games
187Nan Cunhui$1.9 billion56power equipment
188Lu Di$1.9 billion-drones
189Lai Jianping$1.9 billion-soy sauce
190You Xiaoping$1.9 billion61chemicals, spandex
191Chen Huwen$1.9 billion49stationery
192Chen Liying$1.9 billion44package delivery
193Wu Guanjiang$1.9 billion51pharmaceuticals
194Yu Huijiao$1.8 billion53package delivery
195Li Li$1.8 billion55pharmaceuticals
196Jiang Yehua$1.8 billion57real estate
197Miao Shouliang$1.8 billion65real estate
198Chen Huxiong$1.8 billion49stationery
199Zhao Weiguo$1.8 billion53IT products
200Zhang Zhixiang$1.8 billion53steel
201Tang Yan$1.8 billion41social media
202Jihan Wu$1.8 billion34cryptocurrency mining chips
203Wu Guangming$1.8 billion57medical equipment
204Yang Erzhu$1.8 billion69real estate
205Lin Fanlian$1.8 billion58energy, real estate
206Wang Wenbiao$1.8 billion63natural gas, fertilizers
207Li Guangyu$1.8 billion56education
208Zhu Xingliang$1.8 billion60construction
209Zeng Kaitian$1.8 billion45online games
210Shi Yuzhu$1.8 billion57online games, investments
211Wu Xushun & family$1.8 billion71internet, auto parts
212Zhu Gongshan$1.7 billion62solar panel materials
213Yuan Fugen & family$1.7 billion69metal processing
214Hu Yangzhong$1.7 billion54technology
215Bill Liu$1.7 billion37electronics
216Li Yongxin$1.6 billion43education
217Ren Zhengfei$1.6 billion76telecom equipment
218Wu Yulan$1.6 billion50pharmaceuticals
219Wang Junmin$1.6 billion51pharmaceuticals
220Yang Shaopeng$1.6 billion62Shipping
221Lei Jufang$1.6 billion67pharmaceuticals
222Huang Xiaofen$1.6 billion58printed circuit boards
223Fu Kwan$1.6 billion62real estate, diversified
224Lai Jianfa$1.6 billion50express delivery
225Jia Tianjiang$1.6 billion57non-ferrous metals
226Li Liangbin$1.6 billion52lithium
227Mi Enhua$1.6 billion61retail
228Li Xuhui$1.6 billion51soy sauce
229Jiang Xuefei$1.6 billion50printed circuit boards
230Liu Gexin$1.5 billion68pharmaceuticals
231Wen Pengcheng$1.5 billion57agribusiness
232Cheung Yan$1.5 billion62paper manufacturing
233He Zhaoxi$1.5 billion46software
234Zhang Wanzhen$1.5 billion70electronic components
235Zhou Jian$1.5 billion43robotics
236Li Rucheng$1.5 billion68apparel
237Li Tan$1.5 billion55pharmaceuticals
238Wang Jianfeng$1.5 billion50auto parts
239Zhang Xiaojuan$1.5 billion50logistics
240Li Weiguo$1.5 billion55construction materials
241Qiu Jianping$1.5 billion57hand tools
242Shao Qinxiang$1.5 billion65diversified
243Yang Keng$1.5 billion59real estate
244Jane Yan & family$1.4 billion50software
245Jiang Yintai & family$1.4 billion69auto parts
246Swift Xie$1.4 billion-drones
247Wu Lanlan & family$1.4 billion46packaging
248David Xueling Li$1.4 billion47live streaming service
249Zhang Keqiang$1.4 billion59real estate
250Zhou Chengjian$1.4 billion54fashion retail
251Yao Kuizhang$1.4 billion55beverages
252Ke Xiping$1.4 billion59investments
253Su Rubo$1.4 billion65real estate
254Liang Jiankun & family$1.4 billion58cobalt mining
255Zhang Guiping$1.4 billion68real estate
256Wong Kwong Yu$1.4 billion50retail
257Ou Xueming$1.4 billion71real estate
258Ma Xiuhui$1.4 billion49LED lighting
259Liang Guangwei$1.4 billion56conglomerate
260Ou Zonghong$1.3 billion50real estate
261Xiu Laigui$1.3 billion65pharmaceuticals
262Huang Wen Tsai$1.3 billion66real estate
263Wang Zhenghua$1.3 billion75budget airline
264Sun Weijie$1.3 billion56oilfield equipment
265Li Jiaquan$1.3 billion56chemicals
266Peng Hao$1.3 billion52electronics
267Chen Zhuolin$1.3 billion57real estate
268Ye Cheng$1.3 billion58conglomerate
269Ni Zugen$1.3 billion62appliances
270Wong Hong King$1.3 billion58real estate
271Li Fengluan$1.3 billion-steel, diversified
272Fang Hongbo$1.3 billion53home appliances
273Wang Qunbin$1.3 billion50conglomerate
274Wang Yaohai$1.3 billion53lighting
275Qian Dongqi$1.3 billion62household appliances
276Huang Hongyun$1.2 billion53real estate
277Fu Mingkang & family$1.2 billion56manufacturing
278Eric Ya Shen$1.2 billion49online apparel retail
279Zhou Zongwen$1.2 billion62jewelry
280Cheng Xianfeng$1.2 billion51pharmaceuticals
281Gu Wei$1.2 billion54consumer electronics
282Qi Jinxing$1.2 billion57real estate
283Zhang Xuanning$1.2 billion49retail
284Chen Jiancheng$1.2 billion61manufacturing
285Lam Lung On$1.2 billion55real estate
286Hua Yong$1.2 billion56software
287Liu Xiaodong$1.2 billion52flavorings
288Wei Shaojun$1.2 billion57real estate
289Lou Zhongfu$1.2 billion66real estate
290Chen Jinshi$1.2 billion57construction, real estate
291Gao Yunfeng$1.2 billion52industrial lasers
292Dou Zhenggang$1.2 billion66energy, chemicals
293Cheng Wei$1.2 billion37ride-hailing service
294Xu Qiming$1.2 billion56food, art
295Zhang Yubai$1.2 billion55wine
296Liu Xuejing$1.2 billion69copper, poultry
297Liang Zhaoxian$1.2 billion55appliances
298He Xiaopeng$1.2 billion42electric vehicles
299Yao Jinbo$1.2 billion44online marketplace
300Du Jiangtao$1.1 billion50chemicals
301Yu Qibing & family$1.1 billion54glass
302Chen Zemin & family$1.1 billion77food
303Hu Chengzhong$1.1 billion58manufacturing
304Yang Tingdong$1.1 billion59brewery
305Chen Tianqiao$1.1 billion46online games
306Xie Zhikun$1.1 billion59investments
307Zheng Yuewen$1.1 billion58investments
308Zhu Xingming$1.1 billion52electrical equipment
309Xie Ketao$1.1 billion56education
310Yu Guo$1.1 billion58education
311Du Shuanghua$1.1 billion55steel
312Sun Qinghuan$1.1 billion46lighting
313Chanchai Ruayrungruang$1.1 billion66real estate
314Mark Haoyang Yang$1.1 billion45e-commerce
315Xu Bo$1.1 billion42mobile games
316Sun Mengquan$1.1 billion-edible oil
317Yi Rubo$1.1 billion43real estate
318Xiao Yongming$1.1 billion55fertilizer
319Wu Yiling$1.1 billion70pharmaceuticals
320Wang Han$1.1 billion32airline
321Sun Xishuang$1.1 billion66real estate
322Cai Hongbin$1.1 billion-pharmaceuticals
323Yu Rong$1.1 billion48health clinics
324Wang Miaotong$1.1 billion62auto parts
325Wen Yibo$1.1 billion54wastewater treatment
326Xia Shudong$1.1 billion47IT service
327Ni Zhaoxing$1.1 billion64real estate
328Zhou Yongli$1.1 billion65conglomerate
329Chen Qixing$1 billion60electronics components
330Zheng Jianjiang & family$1 billion59electrical equipment
331Jin Huiming$1 billion67real estate
332Wang Junjin$1 billion51airline
333Chen Shiliang$1 billion56polyester
334Zhang Jingzhang & family$1 billion84precision machinery
335Li Zongsong & family$1 billion52pharmaceuticals
336Cui Genliang$1 billion61electric components
337Zan Shengda$1 billion56diversified
338Du Sha$1 billion73hypermarkets

William Lei Ding holds the 6th spot with a whopping net worth of $21.2 billion. Colin Zheng Huang, Zhang Yiming, Zhang Zhidong, Wang Jianlin rounded up the top ten wealthiest people in CHINA with $19.7 billion, $16.2 billion, $15.4 billion, and $15.3 billion, respectively.



Emma London
Emma London is a columnist and member of the ​CEOWORLD magazine editorial board. She's one of the magazine's founding editors and leads global newsroom coverage and management. Having lived in five different countries — the United States, Canada, Australia, Spain, and the United Kingdom - Emma is obsessed with how tech empowers people from all walks of life. She is fluent in Spanish.
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