Wang Yaohai was born in Shanghai, China, China. Wang Yaohai is #1409 in List Billionaires People In The World. Wang Yaohai chairs Opple Lighting, one of China's largest lighting makers. Wang cofounded Opple with his wife Ma Xiuhui, a fellow billionaire, in 1996 in Zhongshan, one of china's major lighting manufacturing centers, with only six workers. Today, Opple employs more than 5600 people and makes traditional lamps, electrical appliances and kitchen ceiling products.