Cheng Liang Goh

GOH CHENG LIANG 吴清亮

Founder

The newly minted billionaire actively donates towards cancer research and education through his Goh Foundation. In March, the 86-year-old topped two earlier donations of S$10 million and $3 million to The National Cancer Centre Singapore with another $50 million for cutting-edge treatment facilities and research. His foundation has also donated towards leukaemia research and the development of a risk-free drug test.

Company:

Nipsea Group

Net worth:

US$3.3 billion