Hejun Li

Li Hejun

A firm believer that clean energy will transform how mankind lives, works and consumes, Li, 47, is leading China’s dominance in the photovoltaic industry. Having first made his fortune in hydropower, his firm, Hanergy Holdings is the world’s largest thin-film solar panel cell and equipment manufacturer. In May, Li inaugurated Hanergy’s Renewable Energy Exhibition Center in Beijing, an exhibition hall dedicated to clean energy.