Lucio Chua Tan Sr. is a Filipino billionaire businessman and educator with interests in banking, airline, liquor, tobacco, real estate industries, beverages, and education. As of September 2021, his net worth is estimated at US$1.9 billion.
Lucio Tan, in full Tan Eng Tsai, (born July 17, 1933, Amoy, Fujian province, China), Chinese-born Filipino entrepreneur who headed such companies as Fortune Tobacco Corp., Asia Brewery, Inc., and Philippine Airlines, Inc. Tan was the oldest of eight children. He studied chemical engineering at Far Eastern University in Manila. In one of his early jobs, he worked as a janitor in a cigarette factory before his promotion to tobacco “cook,” regulating the product mix.
Oct 13, 2021 · Lucio Tan is the founder and chairman of the $2 billion (sales) LT group, which has interests in tobacco, spirits, banking and property development. In 1982, Tan established Asia Brewery.
Oct 06, 2021 · A family crisis is the last thing bilyonaryo Lucio Tan needs right now as he already has his hands full trying to save his bankrupt airline and keeping his other businesses on sound financial footing. A big crack in Tan’s first family has emerged with the shocking public announcement that the 87-year old taipan has cut all business ties
10 hours ago · Millennial apos taking over: Lucio Tan appoints Edrick Luy as Macroasia president and COO, Kyle Tan as treasurer. Aside from Tan, the other members of PAL Holdings’ board are his wife Carmen K. Tan, grandson Lucio C. Tan III, PAL president and COO Gilbert Sta. Maria, All Nippon Airways president and CEO ,Junichiro Miyagawa, and Johnip G. Cua.
Lucio Tan is once a janitor, cleaning a factory of tobacco, who would have known, that little boy cleaning to send himself to school will one day include in the country’s richest person alive. Lucio Tan’s Early Years The Humble Beginnings of Lucio Tan’s Success Story