Han ChangWoo Net Worth $3.4 Billion
Born on February 15, 1931 in Sacheon, South Korea, he covertly entered Japan in October 1945. When he obtained a unique permanent resident status, he attended Hosei University and earned a degree in economics in 1952. Korean took upwards of a pachinko operation run by his brother-in-law in Kyoto soon after graduation. Now, it is considered Japan’s largest pachinko operator. One of its biggest subsidiaries is the Maruhan Japan Bank which is expanding in Cambodia, Myanmar and Laos. As well as its other subsidiaries, the corporation manages and maintains a lot of entertainment facilities in Japan along with other states. This made Woo the eighth richest individual in Japan along with the 589th in the record of World Billionaires. It was announced that lately that Maruhan will be an official bid associate for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic bid. A Korean emigrant who became a Japanese national in 2002, Chang Woo announced in 2011 that he’s ready to give up almost all of his riches as a way to solidify the relationships between Korea and Japan.