ABS-CBN, GMA-7 executives included in Forbes Philippines' 50 Richest

ABS-CBN's Oscar Lopez and GMA-7 triumvirate Gilberto Duavito, Menardo Jimenez, and Felipe Gozon are among Philippines' 50 Richest list of Forbes.

Executives from giant TV networks ABS-CBN and GMA-7 are among the Philippines' 50 Richest list of Forbes.

Oscar Lopez, the chairman emeritus of Lopez Holdings Corporation, is on the 23rd spot.

His $940 million net worth is $60 million lower from his 2015 net worth of $1 billion.

The 86-year-old Lopez is the uncle of Eugenio “Gabby” Lopez III, ABS-CBN's current chairman.

GMA Network owners Gilberto Duavit, Menardo Jimenez, and Felipe Gozon are 42nd, 43rd, and 47th, respectively.

Duavit, the father of current president and COO Gilbert Duavit Jr., is $5 million richer than 84-year-old Jimenez, who has $180 million net worth.


Meanwhile, the youngest among the GMA's triumvirate, 76-year-old Gozon has $160 million net worth.

Here is the full list of Forbes Philippines' 50 Richest:

RankNameAgeNet WorthSource of Wealth
1Henry Sy91$13.7 Bdiversified
2John Gokongwei Jr.90$6.8 Bdiversified
3Aboitiz family $5 Bdiversified
4Lucio Tan82$4.9 Bdiversified
5George Ty83$4.6 Bbanking
6Tony Tan Caktiong63$4.3 Bfast food
7Jaime Zobel de Ayala82$4.1 Bdiversified
8Enrique Razon Jr.56$3.5 Bports
9David Consunji94$3.1 Bconstruction
10Andrew Tan64$3 Bdiversified
11Lucio and Susan Co61$2 Bretailing
12Manuel Villar66$1.8 Breal estate
13Robert Coyiuto, Jr.63$1.7 Bpower
14Inigo & Mercedes Zobel60$1.5 Bdiversified
15Gotianun family $1.3 Breal estate
16Ramon Ang62$1.21 Bdiversified
17Edgar Sia39$1.2 Bfast food
18Roberto Ongpin69$1.19 Bdiversified
19Dean Lao57$1.15 Bchemicals
20Eduardo Cojuangco81$1.14 Bfood and drinks
21Yap family90$1.1 Bbanking
22Ricardo Po family85$950 Mcanned food
23Oscar Lopez86$940 Mmedia
24Vivian Que Azcona $900 Mretailing
25Alfredo Yao72$810 Mdiversified
26Betty Ang $800 Mfood
27Beatrice Campos $700 Mpharmaceutical
28Carlos Chan75$550 Mfood
29Frederick Dy61$480 Mbanking
30Concepcion family $450 Mfood
31Jorge Araneta $430 Mreal estate
32Alfonso Yuchengco93$400 Mdiversified
33Mariano Tan, Jr.54$370 Mpharmaceutical
34Manuel Zamora76$300 Mmining
35Michael Cosiquien42$265 Mconstruction
36Wilfred Steven Uytengsu, Jr.54$260 Mmilk
37Edgar Saavedra $255 Mconstruction
38Eric Recto53$250 Mdiversified
39Jacinto Ng $200 Mdiversified
40Jose Antonio69$195 Mreal estate
41Tomas Alcantara70$190 Mdiversified
42Gilberto Duavit81$185 Mmedia
43Menardo Jimenez84$180 Mmedia
44Ben Tiu $175 Mdiversified
45P.J. Lhuillier $170 Mpawn shops
46Bienvenido Tantoco, Sr.95$165 Mretailing
47Felipe Gozon76$160 Mmedia
48Juliette Romualdez $155 Mbanking
49Michael Romero43$150 Mports
50Luis Virata62$145 Mmining





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