Chinese Online Gaming Co-Founder Most Likely To Become Next Female Billionaire Wealth-X Unveils Global Top 13 Female Self-Made Future Billionaires

SINGAPORE, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wealth-X, the ultra high net worth (UHNW) business development solution for Global Private Banks, Luxury Brands, Educational Institutions and Non-Profits, has released a list of 13 female self-made future billionaires on the eve of International Women's Day.

Qianqian Luo, who is co-founder of Shanda Interactive Entertainment, is most likely to be the next female billionaire with a net worth of US$910 million. Ms. Luo is also the youngest on the list at 33 years old.

Rank

Name

Company

Position

Net Worth
(US$ million)

1

Qianqian Luo

Shanda Interactive Entertainment

Co-founder

910

2

Tan Li

Shenzhen Hepalink Pharmaceutical

Co-founder

860

3

Vera Wang

Vera Wang

Founder

790

4

Hajia Shagaya

Bolmus Group International

CEO

690

5

Chunyuan Wu

AAC Technologies

Co-founder

660

6

Sheila Johnson

Salamander Hospitality

CEO

540

7

Lan Zhang

South Beauty

Chairman

510

8

Kiran Shaw

Biocon

Chairman

500

9

Sin Fong Luk

Agile Property Holdings

Executive Vice Chairman

470

10

Jinfeng Chen

Suning Appliance

Executive

440

11

Hoi Shuen Chau

Horizons Ventures

Founder

410

12

Marissa Mayer

Yahoo

CEO

270

13

Elizabeth Weymouth

Riverstone

Partner

260

Marissa Mayer, Silicon Valley's golden girl and CEO of Yahoo, is highlighted for her potential to become a billionaire, given her extraordinary individual traits.

Of the top 13 list, over 60% are from Asia, mirroring the "emerging" theme seen across other sectors.

Wealth-X CEO, Mykolas Rambus, added, "This list supports our observation that there is a shift to younger demographics for female UHNWIs. For finance, luxury and philanthropy professionals who wish to engage with these individuals, it is important for them to thoroughly understand the specific financial needs, charitable giving, interests, passions and hobbies of the female UHNW population."

For the full list and supplemental analysis, please visit: http://www.wealthx.com/articles/2013/global-top-13-female-self-made-future-billionaires/

About Wealth-X

Wealth-X provides detailed intelligence on ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals globally. The firm's Wealth-X Professional solution is the standard for banking, marketing and not-for-profit professionals working with the ultra affluent. Wealth-X is headquartered in Singapore with offices in all major financial centres.

For more information about Wealth-X, please visit: www.wealthx.com  

SOURCE Wealth-X



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