Lance Gokongwei

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Philippine Rank #16
World Rank #2700

as of 4/30/21

Lance Gokongwei

  • Lance Gokongwei is the only son of the late John Gokongwei Jr. who founded JG Summit, one of Philippines’ largest conglomerates.
  • He now serves as chief executive of the company, which spans interests in airlines, telecom, banking, food, power and property.
  • He also has a stake in Robinsons Retail, one of Philippines’ largest retailers, which was started by his father as a department store in 1980.
  • Gokongwei got his start selling Jack ‘n Jill snacks to supermarkets and sari-sari stores in the Philippines.

*Bilyonaryo rankings based on real-time results April 30, 2021.