China's Richest Woman Started As A Poor Factory Worker! Read The Rags To Riches Story Of Billionaire Zhou Qunfei!
Zhou Qunfei holds the title of China's richest woman after her company debuted on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange last month!
The 45-year-old is president of a company that makes touch-sensitive glass cases for phones, tablets and computers — and she's currently worth US $7.6 billion!
Before her success, Zhou was born into extreme poverty. But her unfortunate circumstances only made her work harder. She found work making glass for watches in a processing factory. Within two years, she became the director of the entire manufacturing operation!
Zhou launched 11 failed companies before she decided to go into making screen glass for mobile phones in 2003, attributing her success to her hard work ethic and persistence. The chairman said in an interview after her company was listed: