Khoon Hong Kuok

Khoon Hong Kuok

Co-founder and CEO, 2018

Kuok founded Wilmar International in 1991 and grew the agribusiness company into one of the largest listed companies by market capitalisation on the Singapore Exchange. In 2016, Wilmar announced a joint venture with Brazilian producer Raizen to export very high polarization (VHP) Brazilian sugar, one of the most sought-after forms of sugar. Wilmar has a market value of US$15 billion and Kuok’s personal net worth of US$2.4 billion places him among Singapore’s 10 richest, according to Forbes.

Company:

Wilmar International