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Woon Wing Yip and family
Cash and carry
Rank 2017
962=
Worth
£110m
Rise/fall
£7m

After arriving in Hull in 1959 with just £10, today Wing Yip, 79, runs Birmingham-based cash-and-carry W Wing Yip & Brothers, which made £4.8m profit in 2015 and showed £42.4m assets. A separate property investment business had nearly £31m assets. The two are worth £100m, with other interests contributing £10m.