Philippines’ 50 richest: Alcantara, Tanco, Aboitiz, Ang, Tantoco are back; Recto, Brown, Villarosa, Simpao, Natori, Liu drop out
They are the comeback kids of 2019. Five bilyonaryos returned to Forbes annual compilation of the richest Filipinos after being out of the prestigious list for a year or two.
Alsons Consolidated chair Tomas Alcantara is back at No. 33 with a net worth of $300 million after being absent on the list for the last two years. Alcantara is a constant presence on the elite list for the nine straight years since 2008.
STI Education Systems chair Eusebio Tanco has returned after a year of absence with a net worth of $205 million for 41st place.