Top 10 Richest In The Philippines 2023 include Manuel Villar Jr, Enrique Razon Jr, Ramon Ang, Lucio Tan, Henry Sy Jr, Andrew Tan, Hans Sy, Herbert Sy, and Teresita Sy.
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1. Manuel Villar Jr
Manuel Villar Jr is a Filipino billionaire businessman and politician who served as the 12th president of the Philippines.
He is the founder and chairman of Vista Land & Lifescapes. He is also the chairman of Gold Riya Holdings and Vistamalls.
Villar was born in Manila on 13th December 1949. He is the son of Manuel Villa Sr, a small-time businessman.
He initially worked as an accountant.
In 1975, he founded Vista Land & lifescapes. The company initially focused on developing affordable housing for low and middle-class Filipinos.
He entered politics in 1992 and is a member of the Nacionalista party.
He is known for his support of business and infrastructure development. He is also a strong advocate for the rights of the poor.
He is the wealthiest person in the Philippines, and his net worth is estimated at $9.5 billion.
He owns several other businesses besides his shareholdings in Vista Land & Lifescapes.
Though, he is a controversial figure. He has been criticized for his wealth, business practices, and political career.