Edwin Leong is a Chinese billionaire businessman and philanthropist. Mr Leong is the Chairman and Founder of Tai Hung Fai Enterprise Co. Ltd., a real estate developer company. He holds stakes and shares in more than a hundred hotels and residential properties of Hong Kong city and Macau city. He has investments in retail stores and industrial offices. According to Forbes magazine, Leong is the 628th richest billionaire in the world and 18th richest in Hong Kong as of 2015.
Edwin Leong was born in 1951/52 to Henry G. Leong. His father was a close client and comprador of Jardine Matheson, the famous British trading house. Edwin's father passed away when he was just nine years old. Edwin has a degree in Bsc from the University of British Columbia. He did his Msc from the University of Toronto.