Hejun Li

President and chairman

China’s Green Billionaire Li Hejun, 46, last year jointly launched an educational poverty alleviation programme called “Raising Them Up”, which gives a leg up to talented children from underprivileged areas. The company also made a five-million-yuan emergency donation following the Lushan earthquake and gave a further two million yuan in thin-film solar-powered emergency equipment.

Company:

Hanergy Holding Group

Net worth:

US$7.5 Billion

Focus:

Education, poverty relief