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Jack Ma

Founder and Executive Chairman, Alibaba Group
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Net worth 2018: $40.6 Billion
Industry: Technology
Residence: Hangzhou
Country: China
BirthDay: 10 September 1964
Sigh: Libra
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Hangzhou Teacher's Institute
BIOGRAPHY

Jack Ma was bornon 10 September 1964 in Hangzhou, China, is Founder and Executive Chairman, Alibaba Group. Jack Ma is #19 in List Billionaires People In The World. A former English teacher, Ma cofounded and chairs Alibaba Group, one of the world's largest e-commerce businesses. Alibaba's revenue in the 12 months ending in March 2017 rose by 56% to $23 billion. Alibaba's IPO in New York in 2014 set a record as the world's biggest public stock offering, raising $25 billion. Ma's investments beyond Alibaba include stakes in China entertainment industry firms Huayi Brothers and Beijing Enlight Media.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2010

$1.2 Billion

2011

$1.6 Billion

2012

$2.7 Billion

2013

$3.4 Billion

2014

$10 Billion

2015

$23.2 Billion

2016

$25.8 Billion

2017

$28.3 Billion

2018

$40.6 Billion

TIMELINE
2018

In the same year, he has also participated in singing festival, as well as performing bizarre dances during Alibaba’s 18th anniversary party, showcasing his entertainment value

2016

As of 2016, Ma is the owner of Château de Sours in Bordeaux, Chateau Guerry in Côtes de Bourg and Château Perenne in Blaye, Côtes de Bordeaux

2015

"In 2015, Ma made his first purchase of conservation land outside China when he bought a 28,100-acre property named Brandon Park in Paul Smiths, New York, in Adirondack Park for $23 million

2014

In 2014, he was ranked as the 30th most powerful person in the world in an annual ranking published by Forbes

2013

In 2013, he became chairman of the board for The Nature Conservancy's China Program; this was one day after he stepped down from Alibaba as company CEO

2012

In November 2012, Alibaba's online transaction volume exceeded one trillion yuan

2011

The ownership dispute was resolved by Alibaba Group, Yahoo! and Softbank in July 2011

2010

com in May 2010, Ma announced Alibaba Group would begin in 2010 to earmark 0

2007

In 2007, in response to worldwide criticism of the practice of killing sharks for their fins, Ma announced that he and his family had "sworn off shark fin soup now and forever

2006

He later enrolled at Beijing-based Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) and graduated in 2006

2005

In Sep 2005, World Economic Forum selected Ma as a "Young Global Leader"

2004

In 2004, China Central Television and its viewers selected Ma as one of the "Top 10 Business Leaders of the Year"

2003

Ma wanted to improve the global e-commerce system and from 2003 he founded Taobao Marketplace, Alipay, Ali Mama and Lynx

1999

In October 1999 and January 2000, Alibaba twice won a total of a $25 million foreign venture capital investment

1998

)From 1998 to 1999, Ma headed an information technology company established by the China International Electronic Commerce Center, a department of the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation

1995

In April 1995, Ma, his wife, and a friend raised USD 20,000 and started their first company

1988

After that, Ma attended Hangzhou Teacher's Institute (currently known as Hangzhou Normal University) and graduated in 1988 with a B

1980

They married shortly after graduating in the late 1980s

1964

2Ma Yun (Chinese: 马云, [mà y̌n]; born September 10, 1964), known professionally as Jack Ma, is a Chinese business magnate, philanthropist, internet and technology entrepreneur, who is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, a conglomerate of Internet-based businesses

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