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Chen Tianqiao

#2 by Total Donations with ¥747.5 Million

#2 by Generosity Index with 3.25%

Age: 44

Province: Shanghai

Industry: Internet and Communication Technology

Chen Tianqiao was the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Shanda Interactive Entertainment Limited, a company he established in 1999 along with Chen Danian. Shanda is an operator of online video games and a book publisher. Chen is the #238 richest person in China according to the 2017 Forbes China Rich List and was a member of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference from 2008-2013. He was born in Zhejiang province and graduated from Fudan University. Chen and his wife are actively involved in supporting brain science research. Their philanthropic work includes a 2016 donation of $115 million to establish the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience at the California Institute of Technology.

2016 Statistics


¥747.5 Million Donated

#2 Top Giver

Generosity Index 3.25%

#2 Most Generous