Achievements

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      Tadashi Yanai spots on the top position on the list of Japan’s richest in spite of his $4.8 Billion loss in his fortune in the past year.

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      He is the 35th richest personality in the world according to Bloomberg.

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      ‘One win, Nine Losses’ and ‘Throw Away Your Success in a Day’ are his prestigious creations.

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      He was awarded with the international Retailer of Year award for 2010 from the National Retail Federation in the US and he was the fourth Japanese to win this prestigious award.

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      He was also chosen as best company president in a survey of Japanese corporate executive Sanno Institute of Management in 2008 and 2009.

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      In 2012, he was enlisted in the 50 topmost influential list of Bloomberg Markets Magazine.

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      He was also a well-known personality for his kind contributions for the well-being of Tohoku earthquake and Tsunami victims.

Tadashi Yanai built a house in the heart of Tokyo, spread across 16600 square foot spending $80 Million.

Bloomberg Markets Magazine listed Tadashi Yanai among the list of 50 top most influential people in the year 2012.

Possessions

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      He is recognised as the richest person with a property of $19.9 Billion in 2009 and $17.6 Billion in 2014.

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      Tadashi Yanai has a 16600 square foot lavish house in the heart of proper Tokyo that is the second most expensive house in the world.

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      Tadashi Yanai’s opens 21000 new stores across the United States and 21 stores around London. First retailing currently owns 854 Uniqlo stores in Japan.

Interesting Facts

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      Tadashi Yanai started his journey with one small store and build an empire with ‘Unique Clothing Warehouse’ of fashion retails with his business skill.

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      He is the richest person in Japan and 35th richest person in this whole world having a property of around $17.6 Billion.

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      Despite having a huge loss of an enormous amount of money, he manages his business. He is a reputed business president in the history of Japan.

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      He considered American Management expert Peter Drucker as his idol.

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      He is respectfully recognised for his huge donation of 1 Billion Yen to the distressed people of Tohoku earthquake and tsunami.

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      He resides in the second most expensive house of the world in the center of Tokyo.

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      He has stated “Imight look successful but I’ve made many mistakes. People take their failures too seriously. You have to be positive and believe you will find success next time.”

Tadashi Yanai was the first one to set up Unique Clothing Warehouse Broadway NYC in the 1980s.