China's hiring site 51job helps CEO accumulate a $1.5b fortune

The head of China’s hottest job site never has to work again.

Rick Yan, chief executive officer of 51job Inc., has amassed a $1.5 billion fortune, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Yan, who has never appeared on an international wealth ranking, owns 20.8 percent of the Shanghai-based company, which operates one of the country’s largest online recruiting and human resources businesses.

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