#9 Aloke Lohia (Net worth : $3.3 billion )
Indian-born plastics tycoon, Aloke Lohia, is the younger brother of Sri Prakash Lohia, one of Indonesia’s richest.
The Bangkok resident runs $8.4 billion (revenue) Indorama Ventures, the world’s largest producer of PET polymer by capacity.
To expand its global footprint, Indorama has been on an acquisition spree with 16 acquisitions since 2014.
Bullish on his country of origin, Lohia has a joint venture with India’s Dhunseri Petrochem to make polyester resin in eastern India.