Yeoh Tiong Lay

About Yeoh Tiong Lay

Birth Day: December 18, 1929
Birth Place: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Malaysia
Died On: 18 October 2017(2017-10-18) (aged 87)\nKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Birth Sign: Capricorn
Burial place: Nilai Memorial Park
Occupation: Chairman, YTL Corporation
Home town: Kuala Selangor, Selangor
Spouse(s): Puan Sri Datin Seri Tan Kai Yong
Children: 7
Simplified Chinese: 杨忠礼
Traditional Chinese: 楊忠禮
Hanyu Pinyin: Yáng Zhōnglǐ
Hokkien POJ: Iûⁿ Tiong-lé

Yeoh Tiong Lay Net Worth

Yeoh Tiong Lay was bornon December 18, 1929 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Malaysia. Yeoh Tiong Lay's diversified YTL Corp. owns businesses in sectors such as utilities, cement manufacturing, hotels and property development, boasting a 2,000-acre land bank in Malaysia. It owns PowerSeraya, Singapore's second-largest power plant, and co-owns the Eastern & Oriental Express, the luxury train that runs from Singapore to Thailand. The group, which was started in 1955, also owns the Ritz-Carlton in Kuala Lumpur. In 2013 he donated $11 million to King's College London to set up the Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law. All of his children are involved in the business. His eldest son, Francis, is at the helm.
Yeoh Tiong Lay is a member of Diversified

💰 Net worth: $2.4 Billion

2009 $1.8 Billion
2010 $2.3 Billion
2011 $2.7 Billion
2012 $2.6 Billion
2013 $2.8 Billion
2014 $2.7 Billion
2015 $3 Billion
2016 $2.3 Billion
2017 $2.1 Billion
2018 $2.4 Billion

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Biography/Timeline

1953

Yeoh married Kai Yong in 1953 and they were married for 64 years.

2008

Yeoh was conferred the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon by the Emperor of Japan for his efforts in promoting bilateral relations between Malaysia and Japan in January 2008.

2013

In 2013, he established the Yeoh Tiong Lay Centre for Politics, Philosophy & Law at King's College, London with a gift of US$11 million.

2015

In December 2015, he was conferred the Order of the Brilliant Star by Taiwan President Ma Ying-Jeou in recognition of his contribution to the educational and cultural development of Taiwan.

2017

Yeoh was one of the richest individuals in Malaysia; his family is estimated to have a net worth of US$3 billion as of October 2017.