Wei Ing-Chou was born in Tianjin, China, Taiwan. Wei Ing-Chou is #1508 in List Billionaires People In The World. Wei Ing-Chou and his three brothers, Ying-Chiao, Yin-Chun and Yin-Heng, founded Cayman Islands-based Tingyi. Tingyi is now one of the largest suppliers of ready-to-drink tea and bottled water in China; it also supplies half of the country's instant noodle market. Ing-Chou is Tingyi's chairman; son Wei Hong-Ming, a member of Tingyi's board, is heir apparent. The family has investments in Taipei 101, Taiwan's tallest building, and the Dicos fried chicken chain.