Michael Hartono was bornon 1941 in Kudus, Indonesia, Indonesia. Michael Hartono is #77 in List Billionaires People In The World. Michael Hartono and his brother Budi Hartono, whose fortune is listed separately, are the richest people in Indonesia. Michael's most valuable holding is a stake in publicly-traded Bank Central Asia, one of the biggest financial institutions in the country. Another part of his fortune is in kretek, a type of cigarette that's a blend of cloves, tobacco and other ingredients. The Hartono's company Djarum is the one of the country's largest kretek manufacturers.
According to Forbes magazine, the brothers have a combined net worth of US$15 billion at the end of 2012
Hartono and his brother Robert Budi are the owners of kretek (clove cigarette) manufacturer Djarum, which they inherited from their father Oei Wie Gwan upon his death in 1963
Michael Hartono was born in 1941