Born on December, 1949, Michael Ying is a Hong Kong business magnate, leader and philanthropist whose current real time worth is $ 2.7 billion as of 2015. A self-made man, Michael Ying started from the bottom and worked up to the ladder to become the CEO and a chair member of Esprit – the retailing company. Coming from a poor family he understands the plight of poverty and the hardship it brings. He is known to be a charitable man who donates large amounts of money to charitable organizations.
Coming from a family of humble means, Michael Ying had to work very hard to be what he is today. Though not much is known about his childhood, we do know that his family originally hails from Wenchang Hainan, China.