Pham Nhat Vuong Net Worth $1.5 Billion
He debuted in the Forbes List as the 974th wealthiest individual in the World Billionaires list. He is also among the very powerful folks in Vietnam. A graduate of the University of Moscow in Russia, he moved to the Ukraine where he began Technocom, a maker of instant noodles. He moved back to Vietnam in 2001 to focus in real estate and finally sold his foods company to Nestle in 2009. Among his projects included the upscale Vincom Center in Saigon, the Vinpearl hotel, Vincom Village, and the Vincom Center Ba Trieu in Hanoi. Pham Nhat Vuong afterward combined his Vincom and Vinpearl to create the Vingroup, among the very precious businesses to the Vietnam stock exchange. In 2007, he’s donated $18.5 million to construct a vocational secondary school and kindergarten in his homeland. He is married and a father of four.