Net Worth: $825 Million
- Source of Wealth Real estate (Filinvest)
- Nationality Philippines
About Andrew Gotianun
Chinese Filipino entrepreneur from the Philippines,Andrew Gotianun has an estimated net worth of $795 million according to Forbes Magazine.
Founder, chairman emeritus of Filinvest Development, conglomerate with interests in property, banking, sugar, hospitality. Venturing into power with two 150-megawatt coal-fired plants. His 3 sons and daughter run operations.
Gotianun made a living from salvaging ships at the end of the Second World War. Several years later, he became involved in an automobile dealership.Later still, in 1955, he founded Filinvest Development Corporation a company which became engaged in real estate in 1967.Gotaniun and his wife, Mercedes, temporarily retired from business activities in the 1980s but returned a short time later, with a plan to make improvements to the corporation