Introduction to Chinese Philanthropists.
No.1: Jack Ma of Alibaba
Jack Ma of Alibaba broke new records to become China’s most generous philanthropist of all time, with a donation of Alibaba stock worth US$2.4 billion to a foundation set up together with Joe Tsai, Alibaba’s other main individual shareholder.
No.2: Huang Rulun
Huang Rulun came in second, with donations totally US$97 million.
uang is the most consistent philanthropist on the Hurun Philanthropy List, having topped the list four times and always making the Top 10.
No.3: Wang Jianlin
Returning to the Top 10, Wang Jianlin, 60, came in third with donations of US$73 million.
Wang has made the Hurun Philanthropy List for 6 consecutive years now.
No.4: He Xiangjian
He Xiangjian came in fourth with US$68 million and has made the list for 8 years in a row.
With a fortune of US$6.8 billion, He ranked 16th on the Hurun Rich List 2014.
No.5: Dato’ Ruby Khonh
In 2015 she stepped down from her position as President after eight years, but emphasized that she would still be committed to serving it in any way she could. She also indicated that she would continue helping the urban poor, a task she would pursue at a more international level following a brief sabbatical.
In 2009 she donated RM 1.32 million ($400,000) to KSK, a gift the charity found extremely helpful.