Nongfu Springs, a Chinese water beverage company, listed their IPO in Hong Kong recently (via The Hustle)...
...making majority owner, Zhong ShanShan, one of the richest people in China and the world.
According to The Hustle via Forbes, Nongfu Springs isn't the only company with billionaire status:
- Xu Shihui of Dali Food (China)
- Zong Qinghou of Hangzhou Wahaha Group (China)
- Tsai Eng-meng of Want Want China (Taiwan)