Liu Yonghao was born in Chengdu, China, China. Liu Yonghao is #405 in List Billionaires People In The World. Liu Yonghao is the longtime chairman of New Hope Group, with nearly 70,000 employees and more than 600 subsidiaries in 30 countries. His daughter Liu Chang replaced him as chairman of animal feed arm New Hope Liuhe, one of China's largest agribusiness companies, in 2013. In the U.S., New Hope has stakes in Lansing Trade Group, a feed and raw materials trading company, and food processing outfit Ruprecht. New Hope Group also has interests in real estate and chemicals.
In 2012, Fortune chose him as one of their 15 business people who had changed China
In 2011, he told the Financial Times that he was focused on creating agricultural co-operatives to help peasant farmers industrialize their plots, and his company had set up 100 of them, and also set up underwriting companies to help peasant farmers get loans
That year, the 2010 Forbes list of the 400 Chinese ranked him at Number 21, with his wealth estimated at $3 billion
They created the Hope Group in 1992, and in 2010 it was the largest animal feed group in China
He and his three brothers quit their jobs in the government in 1982 to invest in breeding quails and chickens to sell to farmers in Sichuan province
Liu Yonghao (刘永好; born 1952) is a businessman in agribusiness in China