Fortune and fame are no strangers to Chen Lihua, China’s wealthiest businesswoman. Born in 1941, she is known as the queen of Beijing’s real estate sector and owner of China’s largest collection of red sandalwood sculptures and furniture. Xie Biyuan, writer for the New Fortune magazine, tells a detailed tale of her rise from rags to riches. Xie doesn’t shy away from more controversial details of Chen’s biography but concludes the article on a positive note by emphasizing her achievements. More information on Chen’s personality traits would have fleshed out the facts. getAbstract recommends this article to entrepreneurs, real estate professionals and everyone up for a good story.
In this summary, you will learn
- How Chen Lihua built her real estate empire from scratch and
- How she became a red sandalwood magnate.
About the Author
Xie Biyuan is a writer for New Fortune magazine. Established in March 2001, the monthly publication focuses on the development of China’s capital market, featuring case studies, rankings and analyses.