Dong-Bin Shin

SHIN DONG-BIN 申东斌

Chairman

Last year, the 59-year-old Columbia Business School alumnus donated US$4 million to his alma mater, establishing the Dong-Bin Shin Scholarship, and funding the Dong-Bin Shin ’81 and Lotte Classroom at Columbia’s Manhattanville campus. The Lotte Group also donated four billion won through the Community Chest of Korea to support the victims of April’s ferry disaster and to build up national safety infrastructure.

Company:

Lotte Group

Net worth:

US$1.9 billion