Malaysian Billionaire T. Ananda Krishnan

Malaysian Billionaire T. Ananda Krishnan

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Malaysian billionaire T. Ananda Krishnan. Through a series of holding companies, he owns about 42 percent of Astro, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. He also owns shares of Maxis Bhd., the nation’s second-largest mobile-phone operator by market value, the data show.