Thi Phuong Thao Nguyen was bornon 7 June 1970 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Vietnam, is Cofounder & chairman, Sovico Holdings. Thi Phuong Thao Nguyen is #749 in List Billionaires People In The World. Vietnam's first self-made woman billionaire took her budget airline, VietJet Air, public in February 2017. She launched the airline in 2011 and made a big splash early on with ads featuring bikini-clad flight attendants. The airline, which offers 300 flights a day, operates more than 40% of the nation's flights. She also has investments in HD Bank and real estate including three beach resorts.
I have always aimed big and done big deals. I have never done anything on a small scale. When people were trading one container [of goods], I was already trading hundreds of containers.