Born in Indonesia, This Man Becomes Singapore’s Richest Person Worth Rp113 Trillion : Okezone Economy

JAKARTA – Get to know the figure of Leo Koguan who is a billionaire from Singapore who was born in Indonesia. Leo Koguan is added to the list richest man Forbes’ Singapore in 2022.

Leo Koguan ranks 7th in the list of the 50 richest people in Singapore.

Leo Koguan has a wealth of USD 7.6 billion or equivalent to Rp. 113.7 trillion (exchange rate of Rp. 14,971 per USD). This is as reported by Forbes, Jakarta, Tuesday (20/9/2022).

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Apparently, Leo Koguan was born in Indonesia. Leo Koguan is the co-founder and chairman of IT provider, SHI International, which has more than 20,000 customers, including Boeing and AT&T.

Koguan and his wife, Thai Lee purchased approximately $1 million for the software retailer in 1989 that later became SHI International.

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Koguan had handed over the management of the company to Lee who became the CEO. while Koguan remains a large shareholder in the business, and serves as chairman of the board.

Koguan earned a master’s degree from Columbia University and a law degree from New York Law School.

Now an American citizen living in Singapore, Koguan is a huge fan of Elon Musk and his current biggest holding is a stake in Tesla.