Walking the Tycoons' Rope: How Ambition Drove a Poor Boy from Ningbo to Compete with the Richest Men of Hong Kong and Singapore. Robert Wang fled the Chinese civil war at the age of five and came to Hong Kong with nothing. The colony was a harsh place in the 1950s and 1960s. But he was determined to rise to the top - and through hard work and resolve, he got there. Robert's rags-to-riches story offers a rare look inside the unimaginably wealthy world of Hong Kong's property tycoons.
Walking the Tycoons' Rope