Tuck Kwong Low

LOW TUCK KWONG 刘德光

Commissioner

The mining billionaire maintains a free zoo-cum-education centre in Kalimantan, which he set up for an estimated 10 billion Indonesian rupiahs (S$206.6 million) to house animals displaced by his mining activities. Low, 66, also gives to universities in Indonesia, Singapore and the Philippines, and charitable groups in the region, including Samaritans of Singapore and the Children’s Society.

Company:

PT Bayan Resources

Net worth:

US$1.1 billion