2. Ananda Krishnan
He’s a 77-year-old self-made billionaire, who owns stakes in Maxis, Astro Malaysia and a telecommunications company called Aircel in India. He completed his schooling at Vivekananda Tamil School in Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur and he fur thered his studies at Victoria Institution in the same city.
He later attended the University of Melbourne and majored in political science as a Colombo Plan scholar. He later went onto obtain a Masters in Business Administration from the renowned Harvard Business school, and he graduated in 1964.