3. Richard Chandler – $2.9 Billion
Richard Fred Chandler (born 1958/59) is a New Zealand-born billionaire businessman. He is chairman of the Clermont Group, a Singapore-based business group that invests in public and private companies across a range of industries, including energy, financial services, consumer, and healthcare.
Chandler “has a reputation for buying struggling companies and successfully rebuilding them,” according to Australian Broadcasting Corporation News. He also has been known to “take a business approach to philanthropy.”