Forrest Li

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Forrest Li founded e-commerce and online gaming company Garena in 2009. It is currently valued at $3.8b, making it the most valuable start-up in Southeast Asia. The Stanford-educated chairman and group CEO launched mobile-centric consumer marketplace Shopee and payment network AirPay in 2015, and counts Khazanah Nasional Berhad, the strategic investment fund of the Malaysian government, as an investor.