Fortune: self made
Net Worth: $6.0 bil
Country Of Citizenship: Malaysia
Residence: Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia, Asia & Australia
Marital Status: married, 3 children
Education: Melbourne University, Bachelor of Arts / Science Harvard University, Master of Business Administration Harvard Business School grad and former oil-trader. His companies have been in expansion mode in the past year. His telecom company Maxis continued to roll out its Indonesian network and gained a foothold in the Indian market by buying into Chennai operator, Aircel. After delays, his satellite arm Measat, which help telecoms and broadcasters reach customers and audiences across Southeast Asia, China, South Asia and Australia, launched the country’s third satellite. His satellite TV provider Astro serves 36% of Malaysia’s TV households. He also controls racetrack betting and lottery systems in Malaysia via Tanjong Public.