Four out of five of the most successful women in the world are Chinese. Business woman Yang Huiyan tops the list, she is worth 150 billion yuan (€18.7 billion).
The Hurun Richest Women in China 2018 report is the list of most wealthy and successful women in the world. South China Morning Post reports that Yang Huiyan (37), the number one on the list, owes her wealth to Country Garden, China’s largest developer by sales. The wealthiest women in the world is now worth 150 billion yuan (€18.7 billion).
Also on the list is Wu Yajun, 54, who owns Chongqing-based developer Longfor Properties, with a personal fortune of 58.5 billion yuan (€7.3 billion). Chen Lihua of commercial property developer Fu Wah International, has a fortune of 50.5 billion yuan (€6.3 billion). Zhou Qunfei, of touch screen maker Lens Technology, is worth 38.5 billion yuan (€4.8 billion).
American businesswoman Diane Hendricks (71), owner and chairperson of ABC Supply, is the only non-Chinese among the top five.
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