Chinese-born Dr. Lui Che Woo is the second richest person in Asia with an estimated net worth of $21 billion. He is a magnate in the gaming and construction industries. Dr. Che Woo Chairman of K. Wah Group, owner of Galaxy Entertainment. He established the first K. Wah company in Hong Kong in the 1950s, ventured into property investment in the 1960s and n the 1980s, he began constructing hotels and dipping his feet into the hospitality industry. What first began as a Hong Kong-based plan, expanded into mainland China in the 1990s.
It wasn’t until 2002 that Dr. Che Woo ventured into the gaming industry. In 2011, he spearheaded the opening of the $2 billion dollar Galaxy Macau Casino and Hotel. This luxury hotel is extravagant in it’s size and offerings. The Galaxy Macau Casino and Hotel has its own artificial beach complete with a wave pool for an authentic touch. There are also 450 gambling tables, 50 dining spots, and 2,200 rooms.