Meet the Top 10 Richest People in Indonesia

Most of us associate Indonesia with its sandy beaches, turquoise waters, steamy volcanoes, and dense jungle. If you dig a little deeper, you might conjure up images of lofty temples, sprawling cities, and floating markets. But home to 261 million people, some 11% of them live below the poverty line, with a further 40% teetering just above it. So, it may be surprising to learn that Indonesia also has 32 billionaires. Check out the top 10 richest people in Indonesia here and how they made their money.

1. Robert Budi Michael Hartono

Hartono brothersTopping the list of the richest people in Indonesia are brothers Robert Budi Hartono and Michael Hartono with a net worth of $32.3 billion combined. With a heritage of wealthy predecessors, these Chinee Indonesian brothers are well-known as tobacco crop billionaires, inheriting the cigarette making company Djarum

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