The 50 richest Filipinos named by Forbes

American business magazine Forbes names richest men and women in Philippines, released its new list of 50 richest Filipinos and their families this Thursday, August 27, 2015.
For the eighth consecutive year, 90-year-old shopping mogul Henry Sy, topped the list with his net worth of $14.4 billion. He got richer by more than $2 billion from his 2014 net worth of $12.7 billion.
Most of the 50 richest Filipinos are the male business tycoons. And four women, namely Betty Ang, Vivian Que Azcona Beatrice Campos and Juliette Romualdez also are in the list.
The top 25 individuals and their families, their source of wealth and wealth are indicated below:
Philippines Rank Name Source of Wealth Affiliated Brands August 2015 Net Worth, in billions
1 Henry Sy diversified SM Investments Corp. City of Dreams Manila  $14.40
2 John Gokongwei Jr. diversified JG Summit Holdings, Cebu Pacific, Universal Robina  $ 5.50
3 Andrew Tan diversified Megaworld, McDonald’s, Emperador Distillers, Resorts World Manila  $ 4.50
4 Lucio Tan diversified Asia Brewery, Philip Morris-Fortune Tobacco, Philippine Airlines, Philippine National Bank  $ 4.30
5 Enrique Razon Jr. ports International Container Terminal Services, Solaire Resort  $ 4.10
6 George Ty banking GT Capital, Metrobank  $ 4.00
7 Aboitiz family diversified Aboitiz Equity Ventures  $ 3.60
8 Jaime Zobel de Ayala diversified Ayala Land, BPI, Globe Telecom, Manila Water  $ 3.50
9 David Consunji construction DMCI Holdings  $ 3.20
10 Tony Tan Caktiong fast food Jollibee Foods, Greenwich Pizza, Chowking  $ 2.20
11 Lucio and Susan Co retailing Puregold Price Club  $ 1.70
12 Robert Coyiuto Jr. power Prudential Guarantee & Assurance, PGA Cars, National Grid Corp.  $ 1.60
13 Manuel Villar real estate Starmalls, Vista Land & Landscapes  $1.50
14 Yap family banking Philtrust Bank, Manila Bulletin Publishing  $ 1.40
15 Alfredo Yao diversified Zest-O, Zest Air, Summit Hotel  $ 1.30
16 Dean Lao diversified D&L Industries, Chemrez  $ 1.10
17 Oscar Lopez media ABS-CBN, Star Cinema, First Gen Corp.  $ 1.00
18 Andrew Gotianun real estate East West Banking,Filinvest Development  $ 0.91
19 Betty Ang food Monde Nissin, Lucky Me!  $ 0.91
20 Roberto Ongpin diversified Alphaland  $ 0.90
21 Inigo and Mercedes Zobel diversified Stake in Ayala Corp, San Miguel Corp.  $ 0.87
22 Vivian Que Azcona retailing Mercury Drug  $ 0.78
23 Eduardo Cojuangco food and drinks Northern Cement  $ 0.77
24 Beatrice Campos pharmaceutical Unilab  $ 0.74
25 Ricardo Po and family canned food Century Tuna  $ 0.64

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