David M. Consunji , One of the Philippines’ 40 Richest 2007

Philippine’s 40 Richest

19. David M. Consunji
$210 million
86. Married. 8 children.

David Consunji & family ranks 19 on The Philippines’ 40 Richest 2007 , He started out making chicken coops in 1954; eventually grew business into one of the largest construction firms. Chairs DMCI group, which has built such landmarks as the Manila Doctor’s Hospital and Manila Hotel. Son Isidro is chief executive, daughter Edwina treasurer. Group’s coal subsidiary, Semirara Mining Corp., is nation’s largest.