Liu Yonghao

About Liu Yonghao

Birth Place: Chengdu, China, China

Liu Yonghao Net Worth

Liu Yonghao was born in Chengdu, China, China. Liu Yonghao is the longtime chairman of New Hope Group, with nearly 70,000 employees and more than 600 subsidiaries in 30 countries. His daughter Liu Chang replaced him as chairman of animal feed arm New Hope Liuhe, one of China's largest agribusiness companies, in 2013. In the U.S., New Hope has stakes in Lansing Trade Group, a feed and raw materials trading company, and food processing outfit Ruprecht. New Hope Group also has interests in real estate and chemicals.
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💰 Net worth: $4.2 Billion (Updated at 22 June 2018)

2009 $2.5 Billion
2010 $2.5 Billion
2011 $3.5 Billion
2012 $3.4 Billion
2013 $3.8 Billion
2014 $3.2 Billion
2015 $4.7 Billion
2016 $4.1 Billion
2017 $4.6 Billion
2018 $5 Billion

Biography/Timeline

1982

Liu Yonghao started his career teaching at a technical school. He and his three brothers quit their jobs in the government in 1982 to invest in breeding quails and chickens to sell to farmers in Sichuan province. They then joined the animal-feed Business, and by 1992, their company Hope Group was very large. They created the Hope Group in 1992, and in 2010 it was the largest animal feed group in China.

2011

In 2011, he told the Financial Times that he was focused on creating agricultural co-operatives to help peasant farmers industrialize their plots, and his company had set up 100 of them, and also set up underwriting companies to help peasant farmers get loans.

2012

In 2012, Fortune chose him as one of their 15 Business people who had changed China.