Posts Categorized: Tycoons in Malaysia

Quek Leng Chan- A Gambler who always wins

Quek Leng Chan

Tan Sri Quek Leng chan is the co-founder of the Hong Leong Group Malaysia, one of the largest banks in the country. He is currently the sixth richest man with wealth of RM8billion. As a tycoon, Tan Sri Quek is known to be quite a gambler, where he is not afraid to take risks but… Read more »

Public Bank is Teh Hong Piow and vice-versa

Public Bank is Teh Hong Piow

Unlike many other tycoons and billionaires of Malaysia, the third richest Malaysian Tan Sri Teh Hong Piow does not lose his focus. This prominent banker used what he knew best and trained in, worked on it for years and built his empire and wealth around it. Tan Sri Teh embarked on a very unique strategy… Read more »

MEASAT Satellite Systems

Measat Satellite Systems

Formerly known as Binariang Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd, Measat Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd is the satellite operator in Malaysia. Measat means Malaysia East Asia Satellite and it is the name used for all the communication satellites it operates. The company is led and managed by T Ananda Krishnan or A-K, currently the second richest man… Read more »

Shangri-La and Kerry Group

Shangri-La and Kerry Group

The richest man in Malaysia, Robert Kuok Hock Nien is also one of the richest men in the world. Apart from his affiliation with the plantations industry where he has been previously involved with sugar and flour, some of his most prominent businesses are in the hotel industry where he owns the international Shangri-La Hotels… Read more »