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Tsai Hong-tu

Date of Birth:

1st August 1952

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Tsai Hong-tu Net Worth USD: $2,850,000,000 - $3,150,000,000

2020 Mean Estimate USD:


Tsai Hong-tu Biography

Tsai Hong-tu is the son of Tsai Wan-lin, who as a result of Cathay Financial Holdings was the richest man in Taiwan before he died in 2004. Tsai Hong-tu, along with his brothers T.Y. Tsai and Cheng-ta inherited shares in the company. Both brothers are also billionaires, though T.Y. sold his stake in the company several years ago. He gained a law degree at the National Taiwan University, as well as a ph.D at Southern Methodist University in Texas.

Tsai Hong-tu is chairman of his late father’s company, and also has ties, like the rest of the family with Cathay Real Estate, a property developer based in Taiwan.

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