Actor Mark Wahlberg, shown here in Tsim Sha Tsui in 2014, is one of the backers of Detroit-based StockX.

How StockX is putting the ticks on sneakers – with Mark Wahlberg and Eminem’s help

Mark Wahlberg and Eminem among backers of online stock market for limited edition sneakers and streetwear

Topic |   Fame and celebrity

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Actor Mark Wahlberg, shown here in Tsim Sha Tsui in 2014, is one of the backers of Detroit-based StockX.
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Tadashi Yanai, the Japanese billionaire and golf enthusiast, who is president and chairman of Fast Retailing, the parent company of Uniqlo. Photo: Fast Retailing

Meet golf-mad billionaire Tadashi Yanai, Uniqlo founder and Japan’s richest person

  • The 70-year-old son of a tailor, who owns two golf courses and launched his clothing brand in 1984, is worth US$24.8 billion
Topic |   Luxury CEOs

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Tadashi Yanai, the Japanese billionaire and golf enthusiast, who is president and chairman of Fast Retailing, the parent company of Uniqlo. Photo: Fast Retailing
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