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Vincent Tan

VINCENT TAN

The man who brought 7-Eleven, McDonalds and Starbucks to Malaysia

It will be almost impossible to provide a full introduction to Tan Sri Dato Seri Vincent Tan. After all, he is the man responsible in bringing some of the top names like McDonald’s, Kenny Rogers Roasters, Starbucks Coffee and Krispy Kreme, among many more to Malaysia.

He built his company, Berjaya Group into becoming one of the largest and most significant companies in the region. Starting out as a bank clerk, Tan Sri Vincent went on to start his company and then franchised the top names in the retail market.

Today, Tan Sri Vincent Tan owns resorts, hotels and the very impressive Berjaya Times Square located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Besides that, he recently ventured into the sports sector where he bought the Cardiff Football Club.

Tan Sri Vincent Tan’s Net Worth

$900 Million

Age 64

Source Of Wealth

As one of the few self-made billionaires in Malaysia, Tan Sri Vincent Tan’s source of wealth comes from many channels. His retail business, gaming company Sports Toto and properties have been contributing a large segment of his wealth and still continues to do so.

Residence
Kuala Lumpur
Citizenship
Malaysia
Marital Status
Tan Sri Vincent Tan’s wife is Puan Sri Esther Tan
Children
Together, they have 11 children. The most prominent one would be Datuk Robin Tan who has since taken over the management of Tan Sri Vincent’s company. Besides that, his daughter, Chryseis is quite popular in the social circle while his other children are Chrystal, Nevin, Euvin and Morvin.
Education
Tan Sri Vincent Tan was recently awarded with an honorary doctorate from the University of South Wales, UK.