Tadashi Yanai

Tadashi Yanai 柳井正


The head of Asia’s largest apparel company donates both in cash and kind. Last September, it delivered recycled winter clothes to Syrian refugees, as well as items and cash totalling US$2 million; in November, he gave 12.3 million yen following Super Typhoon Yolanda. Yanai, 65, also provides aid to Serbian refugees and is expanding social business in Bangladesh.


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Net worth:

US$16.4 billion