Yoojung Lee

Asia’s richest lost a combined $137b of wealth in 2018

The world’s fastest growing source of mega-wealth hit a speed bump this year. The 128 people in Asia with enough money to crack the 500-member Bloomberg Billionaires Index lost a combined $137 billion in 2018, the first time wealth in the region has dropped since the ranking started in 2012…. Read more »

Asceltis founder becomes China’s latest billionaire after Hong Kong IPO

Started just five years ago, it’s the first biotech company to take advantage of looser listing rules adopted in April by Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd., paving the way for unprofitable firms in the industry to go public.

Ex-Googler who founded Pinduoduo set to join China’s top 25 richest with tech IPO

Colin Huang’s decision to quit Silicon Valley and return to China is proving one of the more ludicrously lucrative career moves in recent years

China’s electric car spree proves a bonanza for S Korean tycoon

Huh Chin-kyu, the 77-year-old founder and chairman of Seoul-based Iljin Group, has become his country’s latest billionaire thanks to increasing demand for the firm’s copper coils

Meet the billionaire behind South Korea’s Blackstone-backed designer handbag maker

Kenny Park, 62, has been making handbags for luxury brands including Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs and Coach for more than three decades.

Fish sauce is the key ingredient in the making of this Vietnamese billionaire

Shares of Masan Group have more than doubled in the past six months, lifting the net worth of its founder & chairman Nguyen Dang Quang to $1.2 billion.

Razer’s upcoming Hong Kong IPO to make co-founder a billionaire

Razer’s bid to raise at least $400 million in a Hong Kong IPO gives Tan a net worth of more than $1.2 billion.