Zhou Qunfei Net Worth: $13.6 Billion
Born in Xiangxiang, Hunan, China in 1970. Chinese entrepreneur and businesswoman Zhou Qunfei has an estimated net worth of $13.6 billion. She is best known as the founder and CEO of Lens Technology as well as the richest woman in China, surpassing Chen Lihua who has earned $7.1 billion. Qunfei’s mother passed away when she was just five years old. She then took part-time courses at Shenzhen University and got a big start in her work making watch parts at a small firm. In 1993 she began running her own company which recently won a contract to make mobile phone screens for the TCL Corporation. Qunfei also founded Lens Technology in 2003; the company makes touch-screens and supplies them to companies like Apple, Samsung Electronics, and Huawei and its glass and sapphire crystal screens will be used for Apple Watches. The successful businesswoman has said the secret to her great successes was her desire to learn. Now, she is regarded as an inspiration to many Chinese with her rags-to-riches story. Qunfei has been married to businessman Zheng Junlong and the couple have a daughter.