Despite a slide in his company’s shares, the property magnate donated US$48 million last year, continuing his years-long support of charitable causes. In the past, the 54-year-old Chu and his family have given substantial amounts to their hometown Hainan. He has also given 1.1 billion yuan worth of stock to an education and development fund.
Company:Hopson Development Holdings
Net worth:US$1.3 Billion
Culture, education, environment