Net Worth: $4.9 Billion
- Source of Wealth Banking (Metrobank)
- Nationality Philippines
About George Ty
Chinese Filipino finance tycoon,George Ty has an estimated net worth of $4.9 billion as of May 2015 according to Forbes. He founded Metropolitan Bank and Trust Company, currently the largest bank in terms of Assets and Capital in the Philippines and Philippines second-largest lender, posted record profits of $195 million in 2010.
Self-starter founded bank the in his 20s,stepped down as chairman in 2006 in favor of son Arthur.The group’s power unit began operating new coal-fired power plant in April 2011.Real estate arm Federal Land plans to build $300 million hotel in Manila.