Wei Jianjun is a Chinese entrepreneur who has a net worth of $4.9 billion. One of the richest people in China today, Jianjun has built up a substantial fortune as a Chairman of Great Wall Motor. It’s non-government-owned Chinese motor vehicle maker that rose to become China’s largest SUV and pickup manufacturer.
Named after the Great Wall of China, the company was set up in 1976, and entered the Hong Kong and Shanghai Stock Exchange in 2003 and 2011 respectfully. Known primarily for its production of SUVs, Wei climbed up into the top 10 richest in China following abrupt growth at the company. Great Wall Motor’s net profit surged to $668 million, an incredibly high 74% in the 6 months to June 2013 from a year earlier, on sales that escalated 44% to $4.3 billion.
|Net Worth:||$4.9 Billion|