Top 50 Richest Men in Thailand 2018, Their Networth and their Source of Wealth

0
107

Thailand has got a great number of billionaires who have amassed great wealth in several business engagements. This post list the Top 50 Richest Men in Thailand 2017, Their Networth and their Source of Wealth.

The Chearavanont brothers of the Charoen Pokphand Group added $3 billion to retain their No. 1 spot with a fortune of $21.5 billion. Liquor tycoon Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi, who remains at No. 2, was in the news for his plan to build a $3.5 billion township in central Bangkok, the city’s biggest development to date, overseen by his younger son, Panote, age 39.

The Red Bull clan, headed by Chalerm Yoovidhya, is the second-biggest gainer in dollars, up $2.8 billion since 2016. Though Red Bull sales are flat, the sector is sizzling and public competitors trade at higher multiples than a year ago

Rank Name Net Worth Age Source
#1 Brothers Chearavanont $21.5 B food
#2 Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi $15.4 B 73 drinks, real estate
#3 Chirathivat family $15.3 B retail
#4 Chalerm Yoovidhya $12.5 B 66 drinks
#5 Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha $4.7 B 59 duty-free
#6 Krit Ratanarak $3.9 B 71 media, real estate
#7 Vanich Chaiyawan $3.8 B 85 insurance, beverages
#8 Prasert Prasarttong-Osoth $2.6 B 84 hospitals
#9 Santi Bhirombhakdi $2.3 B 70 beer
#10 Aloke Lohia $1.75 B 58 petrochemicals
#11 Thaksin Shinawatra $1.7 B 67 investments
#12 Supaluck Umpujh $1.65 B 62 retail
#13 Prayudh Mahagitsiri $1.62 B 71 coffee, shipping
#14 Rit Thirakomen $1.6 B 65 restaurants
#15 William Heinecke $1.55 B 68 hotels
#16 Wichai Thongtang $1.5 B 70 investments
#17 Chatri Sophonpanich $1.47 B 83 banking
#18 Keeree Kanjanapas $1.43 B 67 transportation
#19 Chuchat & Daonapa Petaumpai $1.4 B 64 finance
#20 Thongma Vijitpongpun $1.39 B 59 real estate
#21 Somphote Ahunai $1.37 B 50 energy
#22 Isara Vongkusolkit $1.36 B 69 sugar
#23 Harald Link $1.2 B 62 diversified
#24 Osathanugrah Family $1.12 B beverages
#25 Anant Asavabhokhin $1.11 B 66 real estate
#26 Phornthep Phornprapha $1.1 B 68 auto
#27 Banthoon Lamsam $1.05 B 64 banking
#28 Pete Bodharamik $1 B 44 telecom
#29 Praneetsilpa Vacharaphol $950 M 85 media
#30 Vichai Maleenont $890 M 97 media
#31 Chatchai Kaewbootta $870 M 65 finance
#32 Sathien Setthasit $830 M 63 energy drinks
#33 Surang Prempree $820 M 74 media
#34 Pawat Vitoorapakorn $790 M 65 polymers
#35 Winai Teawsomboonkij $750 M 54 food
#36 Witoon Suriyawanakul $745 M 59 retail
#37 Nishita Shah Federbush $730 M 37 shipping, investments
#38 Boonchai Bencharongkul $710 M 63 telecom, tech
#39 Kraisorn Chansiri $695 M 82 frozen food
#40 Bancha Ongkosit $670 M 65 electronics
#41 Parphan Siriviriyakul $660 M 64 sugar
#42 Viriyahbhun family $630 M insurance
#43 Chamroon Chinthammit $615 M 66 sugar
#44 Itthipat Peeradechapan $610 M 32 snacks
#45 Pongsak Viddayakorn $595 M 83 hospitals
#46 Nutchamai Thanombooncharoen $590 M 55 energy drinks
#47 Siripong Rungrojkitiyos $585 M 66 auto parts
#48 Gunkul Dhumrongpiyawut $510 M 62 energy equipment
#49 Vicha Poolvaraluck $465 M 53 movies, fast food
#50 Chalerm Harnphanich $460 M 64 hospitals

Credit: Forbes.com