TOP 10 Richest People in the Philippines 2017

Gusto nyo bang malaman kung sino-sino na ba sa kanila ang nasa Top Lists? Kilala nyo na marahil ang iba sa kanila o yung company na pagma may-ari nila. Di nyo ba napansin na karamihan sa mga lahi nila ay kundi chinese ay galing sa mga foreign country? Pero karamihan talaga ay chinese, kase kilala naman talaga ang mga intsik mula pa noong unang panahon na magaling sa kalakaran o mahilig mag negosyo. Pero ganun pa man, proud pa din dapat tayo dahil Pinoy pa din naman ang lahi nila di ba at dito pa din nila napiling mamuhunan sa bansa natin? And I am so proud to say na iba pa din ang galing ng Pinoy! Sana mayroon pang madagdag at makilalang bago sa susunod na listahan. Kaya heto na, and here are the details about them para mas lalo pa natin silang makilala.


1). Henry T. Sy, Sr. (Chinese: 施至成; pinyin: Shī Zhìchéng; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Si Chì-sêng; born December 25, 1924)

Sya ay isang Chinese-Filipino business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is involved in the industries of real estate, hospitality, banking, mining, education, and health care. Responsible for the establishment of SM Malls, na noo’y “Shoemart Department Store” at  Supermarket. At chairman siya nang SM Prime Holdings, Inc., At last 2015, inihayag nang Forbes Magazine at ranked sya as “The richest man in the Philippines, kasama nang mga iba pang billionaires including John Gokongwei and Lucio Tan.

2). John Robinson Lim Gokongwei, Jr. (traditional Chinese: 吳奕輝; simplified Chinese: 吴奕辉; pinyin: Wú Yìhuī; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Gô͘ E̍k-hui; born Go Ek-hui on August 11, 1926)

He is a Filipino business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He has holdings in telecommunications, financial services, petrochemicals, power generation, aviation and live stock farming. As of 2015, Gokongwei is the second richest entrepreneur in the Philippines, with a net worth of over $5 billion, ranking behind Henry Sy.

3). Aboitiz Family – headed by Erramon I Aboitiz, he is the current Chief Executive Officer and President of the publicly-listed holding company, Aboitiz Equity Ventures, Inc. He succeeded Jon Ramon Aboitiz in 2009. He is also the CEO of the company’s subsidiary, Aboitiz Power Corporation, and Hedcor, Inc. Aboitiz has been recognized as one of the Asia Leaders for 2010 by Platinum Circle, a private business group composed of global and Asia corporations. Erramon received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, major in Accounting and Finance from Gonzaga University, Spokane, U.S.A.

4). Lucio Tan – in full Tan Eng Tsai (born July 17, 1933, Amoy, Fujian province, China), Chinese-born Filipino entrepreneur who headed such companies as Fortune Tobacco Corp., Asia Brewery, Inc., and Philippine Airlines, Inc.

Tan was the oldest of eight children. He studied chemical engineering at Far Eastern University in Manila. In one of his early jobs, he worked as a janitor in a cigarette factory before his promotion to tobacco “cook,” regulating the product mix. In 1966 Tan started his own tobacco company, Fortune Tobacco Corp.

5). George Siao Kian Ty (Chinese: 鄭少堅 born 1932) is a Filipino banker and business magnate. He founded Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company, currently the second largest bank in terms of Assets and Capital in the Philippines. He also has stakes in Federal Land, Inc., the Bank of the Philippine Islands and Philippine Savings Bank, a Metrobank subsidiary. Ty was the owner of the G.T. International Tower in Makati.

6). Tony Tan Caktiong (simplified Chinese: 陈觉中; traditional Chinese: 陳覺中; pinyin: Chén Juézhōng; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tân Kak-tiong; born January 5, 1953) is a Chinese entrepreneur. He is the founder, chairman and CEO of the Filipino fast food chain Jollibee. Tan had initially planned an ice cream parlor when he founded Jollibee, then added dishes such as hamburgers, french fries, and fried chicken.

7). Jaime Zóbel de Ayala y Pfitz, PLH (born 1934), also known as Jaime Zóbel, is a prominent Spanish Filipino businessman, philanthropist and art photographer. He is the chairman emeritus of Ayala Corporation. He has received numerous awards for business leadership, philanthropy and photography.

8). Enrique Anselmo Klar Razon Jr. (born March 3, 1960) is a Spanish Filipino billionaire and the Chairman and CEO of the Manila-listed company International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), the Philippine port-handling giant. As of 2012, he was the third richest Filipino, a four-place jump from the previous year’s ranking, mainly because of his stake in Bloomberry Resorts and Hotels.[3] On the Forbes 2016 list of the world’s billionaires, he was ranked #722 with a net worth of US$2.4 billion.

9). David M. Consunji is the chairman of publicly listed holding firm, DMCI Holdings, Incorporated (PSE: DMC). He was a former secretary of the Department of Public Works, Transportation and Communications from 1970 to 1975, during the Marcos administration. In 2014, Forbes listed him as the 6th richest Filipino, with a net worth of US$3.9 billion.

10). Andrew Lim Tan (traditional Chinese: 吳聰滿; simplified Chinese: 吴聪满)[2] is a Chinese Filipino billionaire with business interests in real estate, liquor and fast food. In 2011, Forbes magazine rated him fourth on the list of the “Philippines 40 richest” with an estimated net worth of $2 billion.[3] As of May 2014 he is estimated to have a personal fortune of over $5 billion and ranks 3rd in the country.

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